Science teacher

Date Posted:17 Mar 2019

Science teacher

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A Key Stage 3-4 Science teacher is required for an immediate/ Easter start at an outstanding, mixed Academy in Surrey, on the border of Sutton.
*Outer London Pay Scale
*Temporary to Permanent contract
*Immediate start

If you are a candidate committed to high quality teaching and learning who wants to develop your career in an outstanding school, working closely with colleagues who share that passion, then we want to hear from you.

Our Client is an oversubscribed and highly successful school which has an innovative and proactive approach to school improvement, resulting in high levels of performance.

The school is a 30 minute train journey from London Victoria and a short distance from Croydon and Kingston.

"An outstandingly effective school" Ofsted 2015

The Academy has many strengths. These include:
*Friendly and supportive staff
*Excellence in languages
*Applied Learning expertise
*Artsmark Gold award from the Arts Council to recognise the high quality of work in Art, Drama, Music and Dance
*Recognition of the strong sporting ethos of the school and the high standard of its many extra curricular activities
*SSAT Consultant School Accreditation
*Investors in Careers Award recognising the quality of careers and progression advice to students
*Very good range of extra curricular trips, visits and activities in a wide range of subjects and interests.
*High quality teaching and support of all staff via external INSET and in-house training programmes. Pan London Gold Mark for Staff Development
*Strong examination results in all subject areas (including English and Maths)
*NACE Challenge Award in recognition of provision for more able, gifted and talented students

The department…
This is a great opportunity for an experienced Science teacher to join an outstanding Science department and become part of their cohesive, professional and supportive team. The department is well-resourced with a dedicated teaching block including modern science labs with excellent facilities and whiteboards in every classroom. Science is highly valued by students, and the take up at Post 16 is high. The school offers Further Science as well as running over ten A level groups at Post 16. The department was recently judged as outstanding by Ofsted.

The successful candidate will be:
*Ambitious for young people and for themselves
*Creative in using new technologies or teaching approaches to help students to learn and progress
*Keen to continually develop their practice, sharing what works best with their team
*An enthusiastic teacher who can motivate and challenge students

You will..
*be joining a school where staff share best practice so that our standard of teaching and support is both high quality and continually developing.
*be teaching in your own classroom area with access to specialist facilities and up to date technology
*benefit from our well-established programme of training and development
*be working with students who are enthusiastic and keen to succeed
*be part of the team with colleagues who are supportive and welcoming, and a staffroom social committee that organises various events as well as regular Friday evening sporting sessions for those with energy!
*Be provided with a laptop.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*Be provided with a laptop.
*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 Science Teacher role you will need to:
*Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
*Have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Have a CV that covers the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Science teacher in Sutton. Or for more information about the role, contact Carlo Randazzo on 0207 845 5450 / We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
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