Lead Teacher of Physics, Durham, County

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Wellfield Community SchoolDurham, County
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS £23,720 - £39,406 + TLR2a £2,720
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious person who combines excellent teaching skills, an enthusiasm for the subject and an ability to inspire and motivate pupils. We need a person who will help us to continue the drive to improve our already good science results.

You will be a dynamic and innovative teacher, able to inspire and enthuse others. You will be ambitious and creative with a clear vision of how to deliver results. If you have the potential to become an outstanding teacher and the desire to inspire a love for your subject then we would like to hear from you.

Wellfield was judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in June 2018.

An £8.5million refurbishment was completed in the summer of 2014, resulting in an excellent learning environment offering state of the art facilities. Situated only 8 miles to the east of Durham City the school is well located for access to the A19 and A1(M). It is also within comfortable driving distance of affordable housing and areas of outstanding natural beauty. We benefit from a Beacon Nursery in the village.

The school is committed to the professional development of all colleagues and have invested significantly in a continuous professional development programme.

Further details and application forms are available via the school website (www.wellfieldschool.net) or from Mrs L Willis at the school (l.willis@wellfieldschool.net). If you would like an informal chat about the position please contact Linda Rodham, Headteacher.

Closing date for applications: 10th December 2018

Essential Qualifications:

  • Degree in Science or B.Ed.
  • Qualified Teacher Status

Interview date will take place week beginning 17th December.

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service).

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More about Wellfield Community School
Address: North Road East, Wingate, County Durham, TS28 5AX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1429 838413