Lead Practitioner – Science (at least 3 years great teaching experience required), Birmingham

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Harborne AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary L1 – L7 (£39,665 - £46,082)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, outstanding practitioner to join the science leadership team to secure teaching and learning to outstanding across the department. We are keen to consider applications from ambitious and successful Science teachers looking to fast track their career with three or more years teaching experience and a track-record of high achievement and innovative practice.

You must have a love for science, enthusiasm, excellent teaching skills, the ability to work collaboratively with more senior team members as well as strong coaching skills and a keen desire share ideas and improve standards to make a real difference.

You will need the drive to raise aspiration and enthusiasm to the range of Science qualifications offered at KS3 and KS4. 

Harborne Academy can offer:

• Excellent professional development opportunities

• A friendly and supportive learning environment

• Well behaved and self-motivated students who want to learn

• Excellent student/staff relationships

• A strong science leadership team

• A team ethos

If you are interested in the role, we would like you to provide no more than two sides of A4 on how your meet the requirements for the role based on the person specification and job description. 

Please forward your completed application to Hays by 9.00 am, Tuesday 23rd October 2018.

Interviews will commence Friday 26th October 2018.  

To request an application pack including job description and person specification,  please contact Alison Clements at Hays on

T: 0121 236 4476

E: harborneacademy@hays.com

Please also see our dedicated recruitment site:


Harborne Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure will be requested in the event of an individual being offered the position.

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More about Harborne Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Harborne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 3JL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 4642737
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