Lead Practioner of Science, Calderdale

Closing date:Expiring soon

Todmorden High SchoolCalderdale

Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/2019 or earlier if possible
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: L1-L4 (+ R&R allowance for outstanding applicants)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Science Lead Practitioner (or strong and aspiring)

(LPs will be appointed to LP Scale L1-L4)

Recruitment and Retention point available for outstanding applicants

Closing date: 25 February 2019 at 9.00am

We are a recently inspected GOOD school engaged in a period of significant growth.  We are located in the beautiful Todmorden valley.  We’re a thriving comprehensive school for 11 to 16-year-olds, with approximately 800 pupils and just over one hundred staff.  Workload and Wellbeing is at the forefront of all we do.  We are looking for several new colleagues who may be fulltime, part time, or come to us with flexible requests.  We encourage working in every formation possible, we know one size does not fit all.  We  endlessly support working families and champion worklife balance, we’re so much more than  ‘just another school’…

Lead Practitioner of Science: 

The introduction of Lead Practitioners is a new development for our school.

Our vision is for our Lead Practitioner team to provide pedagogic leadership within School and play a key role in raising teaching and learning standards through the leadership of thematic improvement priority, through the quality of their own teaching and by supporting the professional development of all colleagues.

Lead Practitioners are expected to meet the standards for either Advanced Skills or Master Teachers.  This is a fluid advertisement, and applications are welcome from those interested in aspiring Lead Practitioner, or established Lead Practitioner opportunities. 

Our High School is a warm and friendly environment where staff are supported to grow and develop. Our Executive team plays a crucial role in removing any barriers to teaching and learning allowing our teachers to focus on teaching and good outcomes for our students. Every member of our team plays a vital role in promoting and supporting good teaching and learning.

We welcome applications from our wider community. We are looking for someone who can hit the ground running and join our team as soon as possible. We are a supportive and friendly environment. You will play a significant part in our journey to becoming a truly ‘outstanding’ school.

How to apply:

Please download and read our attached Application Pack this includes the Job Description and the Person Specification. 

Please apply via the quick apply online button.

We look forward to receiving your application.

We champion our whole school values which are RESPECT, CARE AND HONESTY

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More about Todmorden High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Ewood Lane, Todmorden, Lancashire, OL14 7DG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1706 813558
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