Curriculum Leader Science, Alsager

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Alsager SchoolAlsager

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR 1b £9,379 Plus salary negotiable up to £38,250
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Required for September 2018:


Plus salary negotiable up to £38,250

An exciting opportunity to join this ‘outstanding’ Cheshire East school, leading a high achieving faculty. The post has arisen as a result of the current post-holder securing a promotion to a Deputy Headship.

We are looking for a passionate leader with energy, enthusiasm and the ability to think strategically who can offer:

Outstanding classroom teaching up to A level in their specialism;

The ability to inspire and motivate students and staff;

Good knowledge and a developed understanding of raising achievement strategies;

Understanding of 11-18 curriculum design, data and assessment.

Alsager School is a fantastic place to work with motivated and well-behaved students, a committed and 

experienced governing body, dedicated staff and supportive parents. We offer exceptional teacher training and 

a full range of professional development opportunities.

Children of all abilities make impressive progress throughout the key stages and Alsager is one of the highest performing schools in Cheshire East. Our school GCSE Progress 8 score in 2017 was a very impressive +0.31, putting us in the top 25% of schools nationally.  In 2017, 72% of GCSE Physics students achieved an A/A*, 57% A/A*in 

Chemistry and 55% A/A* in Biology, overall 82% of students achieved grades A* -C across the separate and 

combined sciences.  The science Progress score in 2017 was a superb +0.55.

As a middle leader, we can offer you exceptional CPD opportunities, we are part of the Chimney House Teaching School Alliance, a laptop, reduced staff membership rates at the on-site Leisure Centre Fitness suite and Alsager has excellent road and rail links.

If you think you can contribute to the faculty’s future success, please do apply today. Download the relevant files from the School’s website: Interested applicants are welcome to visit the school before submitting an application. Please email your application to us at or contact Annette Owen, Personnel Manager, on 01270 871100. We look forward to hearing from you. 

Closing date:  12 noon on Thursday, 22nd March 2018

Interviews: Tuesday, 27th March 2018

Alsager School is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure.

More information about the post and Alsager School can be found on our website:

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More about Alsager School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Hassall Road, Alsager, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST7 2HR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1270 871100
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Alsager School is a co-educational secondary academy based in Alsager, near Stoke-on-Trent in Cheshire, for pupils aged 11-18. The academy has no religious affiliation. Alsager School’s GCSE and A-level results regularly exceed local and national fig...