Assistant Head of Science, BEDFORDSHIRE

Closing date:

Harlington Upper SchoolBEDFORDSHIRE

Date posted:
Start date: April 2018 or September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2C (£6515)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Would you like to be part of a school who has a long tradition of Academic excellence, strong pastoral care and high expectations for all, where exam results in 2017 were the best ever in the history of the school and a superb 81% of all students gained grade 9 – 4 in both English and Maths, with over 75% of all students gaining GCSE grades A*-C in at least two Sciences. If so, Harlington Upper School is the school for you.

This post would suit a committed and skilled teacher who wants to make a real difference and help all our students achieve the highest possible standards. 

We can offer you:

  • Excellent Induction with staff wellbeing as its highest priority
  • The opportunity to work alongside our dedicated and hardworking Science department,      
  • Excellent professional development and guidance.
  • The opportunity to teach in a highly successful academy, which achieved the      best KS4 results in Central Bedfordshire in 2017.
  • A rural location, but with excellent transport links to larger towns and      cities such as Milton Keynes, Bedford, Luton and London via the M1 and Thameslink train line – the train station is only a 10 - 15 minute walk      away.
  • Friendly and supportive working environment
  • Unparalleled CPD opportunities
  • Good promotion prospects and career development
  • Popular school, attracting many out of catchment students
  • Thriving Sixth Form with approx. 270 students
  • Well-equipped classrooms in an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ school
  • All teaching staff receive a laptop to use whilst in employment

Closing Date: 10 am Friday 8 December

Provisional Interview Date: Wednesday 13 December

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More about Harlington Upper School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Goswell End Road, Harlington, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 6NX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1525 755100
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