Head of Science, Leeds

Closing date:

Garforth AcademyLeeds

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership range 7 - 11 (£45,743 - £50,476)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Garforth Academy converted to an academy on the 1st November 2010 sponsored by Delta Academies Trust, an educational organisation which in partnership with its schools delivers the best possible outcomes for young people and families in the local communities in which they serve

We are seeking to appoint a Head of Science to join our forward thinking and ambitious school and department. 

The successful candidates will:

  • Be excellent practitioners 
  • Have the knowledge and experience, or ambition      to teach across the whole range of age and ability
  • Be enthusiastic, resourceful and keen to      ensure that the highest possible standards of pupil achievement, personal      development and well-being are achieved.
  • Have experience in managing behaviour in a      positive manner
  • Have the ability to evidence impact on      learning and progress

We look forward to you joining our dedicated and supportive team.

Visits to the academy are warmly welcome through an appointment with the academy. Please call 0113 212 7127 to arrange a visit. 

Closing Date: Thursday 19th April 2018, 12 Noon 

An application pack can be downloaded from 


or by contacting our recruitment team on

0345 196 0095

or email


Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

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More about Garforth Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Lidgett Lane, Garforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS25 1LJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 336 8600
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An exciting and innovative school.

Garforth Academy is one of the most successful schools in the north of England. We believe our commitment to high standards continues to ensure all our students reach their potential with whatever skills they po...