Head of Physics, Nottinghamshire

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Rushcliffe SchoolNottinghamshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale + TLR 2b (£4144)
Contract term: Permanent

We require an enthusiastic and committed Head of Physics who will work within a supportive and highly successful Science faculty. 

As a key member of the team, you will be expected to teach all sciences across KS3, KS4 and physics at KS5. You must have a passion for teaching and learning in Science   together with the ability to inspire and motivate our students. You will also have the skills and personal   qualities needed to lead the physics department and work as part of a team of TLR holders within the Science faculty.

In this role you will work under the guidance of the Head of Science.  

The faculty is very committed to offering our students a range of extracurricular activities and opportunities to engage with employers and STEM organistaion; as such, the successful candidate will be expected to lead a number of these activities and contribute to the continuing development of Science, particularly physics, throughout the school.

It is intended that the role would be based at Rushcliffe School but the diversity of academies within the Group will provide fantastic opportunities for teachers to develop their practice and skills. 

Rushcliffe is a highly successful, oversubscribed school serving a pleasant, suburban area of Nottingham. It has a strong tradition of pastoral care, academic excellence and extra-curricular enrichment. We are committed to providing high quality training and development opportunities for all staff. 

As part of the Trent Academies Group, we work across the group to support and share good practice with likeminded colleagues. Our aim is to make sure everyone is given the chance to shine   brightly, maximising academic achievement and personal growth.

If you think you have the relevant experience in this area please apply on our website   http://rushcliffe.notts.sch.uk/index.php/information/vacancies 

The Trent Academies Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share in this commitment. This post may be subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Closing date for applications: Monday 5 February 2018 4pm

 Interviews: Thursday 15 February 2018

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More about Rushcliffe School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Boundary Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG2 7BW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 115 9744050
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