Head of Science (Maternity Cover), Peterborough

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Stanground AcademyPeterborough

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Start date: Required from April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPR plus TLR 1A (£35,704 - £51,420)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you committed to academic excellence and to helping every child succeed? 

We are currently seeking to appoint a Head of Science on a fixed term basis to cover maternity leave. 

Joining the Science department, you can expect to be welcomed as part of a supportive team of Teachers. 

We are looking for a good or outstanding Teacher who:

  • can demonstrate an infectious passion for teaching and expert subject knowledge with the expertise to effectively manage and motivate a team; 
  • shares our ethos that all children can succeed, despite the challenges they may face;
  • will ensure pupils are engaged and enthused in their learning and be innovative in your techniques in doing so; 
  • is a great leader with first-class communication skills.  

About us

Situated in Peterborough - one of the UK’s fastest growing cities - we are transforming the life chances of our pupils by ensuring that every child can succeed, despite the challenges they may face. 

We are led by our Principal, James Scarrott, who ensures staff are highly motivated and committed to achieving the highest standards. We boast a £23 million state-of-the-art building with facilities that are arguably some of the best in the county, including fully-equipped specialist rooms, a dance studio, theatre and high-tech ICT equipment.

In return

Being part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), you can be assured that you will be joining a successful Multi-Academy Trust that has a great track record in helping children to succeed. The Trust is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce through ensuring a fair workload and offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth, including offering programmes for NQTs and for Teachers looking to develop techniques and strategies to improve classroom practice.

Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed; please contact Pauline Poli, PA to the Principal on 01733 821430 or email ppoli@stangroundacademy.org

For further information, please visit: http://www.greenwoodacademies.org/sta/024 

Closing date: Midnight on 22nd March 2018.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

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More about Stanground Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: (Part of Greenwood Dale Foundation Trust), Peterborough Road, Stanground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 3BY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1733 821430
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