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Head of Science TLR 2C

The Skipton AcademyNorth Yorkshire

HEAD OF SCIENCE TLR 2C

Join a growing school which prides itself on the high quality of education, enrichment and care provided to all and is committed to the wellbeing of students and staff. 

An exciting middle leadership opportunity has arisen to lead Science and progress your career in a fantastic learning community, set in one of Yorkshire’s most scenic areas. 

If you have the ability to engage and enthuse our students with a love of Science, coupled with the drive and commitment required to be an exceptional teacher, then we would like to hear from you.  

“Our vision at The Skipton Academy is to provide an exceptional, inclusive learning experience at the heart of our community. Our ethos of Belong, Challenge, Inspire is designed to ensure our students will achieve their academic personal best and will be equipped with the confidence and skills to make a positive difference to their own lives and the lives of others. We will achieve this through modelling our core values and attributes in the way we work together.”  

We are part of Moorlands Learning Trust (MLT) and a member of the Red Kite Teaching School Alliance with a firm commitment to school to school support and developing highly effective collaborative practices.  

We are looking for: 

  • a dedicated and passionate teacher of Science who has resilience and a strong, positive work ethic 
  • a commitment to providing high quality lessons to engage, challenge and inspire our students 
  • an individual with the ability to teach Science across KS3 and KS4
  • a colleague who is inspirational to colleagues and students and committed to sharing best practice   

In return for your commitment we can offer: 

  • the opportunity to make a real difference 
  • students with highly positive attitudes to learning 
  • personalised CPD with a strong commitment to professional growth and developing individual career  paths 
  • a commitment to mobile technologies  a 
  • very calm and orderly school with high expectations and an ethos of trust and care 
  •  a committed and established staff  
  • very supportive leadership team, parents and Advisory Board 
  • a beautiful location in North Yorkshire with good transport links to Leeds and Bradford 

Closing date for applications: 8am Tuesday 13 April 2021 

Provisional interview date:  Week commencing 19 April 2021 

The Skipton Academy is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the protection and safeguarding of children and young people in our recruitment procedures and in all our work across and beyond school.  The school adheres to statutory guidelines in respect to safe recruitment.  All persons employed by the school, in any capacity, will undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, and confirmation of employment is subject to a successful outcome.  All teaching staff members recruited by the school have their eligibility to teach checked with the DfE.   

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