Science Teacher

Derby, Derbyshire
BTN 43729_1605774249
Date Posted:19 Nov 2020
  1. Science
£110.00 - £180.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Science Teacher

Derby, Derbyshire
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Are you a Science Teacher interested in teaching in an Ofsted rated 'Good' School based in South Derbyshire? Are you available to start a full-time, from January 2021? If so, Tradewind Recruitment have the role for you so please send your CV to for immediate consideration.

An Ofsted graded 'Good' school in South Derbyshire have contacted us to assist them with the recruitment of a Key Stage 3 and 4 Science Teacher to join their highly successful department from January 2021; the role offers a very competitive salary available in line with experience and will be a long-term contract through Tradewind Recruitment.

OFSTED rated 'Good', but more so an outstanding place to work. It is a school that runs from Key Stage 3 to A-level. Tradewind Recruitment have provided staff to the school for the last 4 years on long-term and permanent contracts and regardless of department, the feedback is very positive.

Responsibilities for this Key Stage 3 and 4 General Science Teacher Role include:

*To follow the school's curriculum and assessment methodology (which are largely based on the National Curriculum)
*To assess prospective pupil applications
*To do at least one duty a week (paid additional)
*To attend staff meetings and parents' evenings as required out of school hours
*To contribute to 'house' and other whole school activities (e.g. sports day)
*Occasional internal cover of absent staff

The school adopts a policy of supportive rigour when developing the student's academic and extra-curricular performance. Small class sizes mean that teachers have the opportunity to pay close attention to their pupils and develop each child.
The ideal candidate for this Key Stage 3 and 4 General Science Teacher role will:
*be experienced and/or qualified to teach the subject successfully at Key Stage 3 and 4
*be empathetic to the students and contribute to the school's friendly, enthusiastic atmosphere.
*be familiar with the national curriculum and assessment methodology
*A sense of warmth and having a caring outlook.
*Any other skills or subject expertise may be helpful.

More information for this General Science Teacher role:

*Excellent departmental support, working under an award-winning Head of Department who has successfully led the department
*Free lunch and gym is provided by the school
*The school has very low staff turnover; with a number of the SLT

By working with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
To join us and be successful in this General Science Teacher role you will need to:

*Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

For more information about the role, contact Ben Thornhill on 0115 739 0077 or email

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