Lead Teacher Science, Wakefield

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Accord Multi Academy TrustWakefield

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Accord Multi Academy Trust is seeking to appoint a dedicated and enthusiastic practitioner to join our team from January 2019. 

At this key time in the Trust’s development, we require a determined and exemplary subject specialist to support the central team and academy leaders to secure the highest possible outcomes for our young people, staff, families, and the wider community. Through strong practise and the ability to motivate others, you will harness the key strengths of colleagues, and play a key role in the rapid and sustained improvement in Science across the Trust. 

Your new role

This post is an exciting opportunity for a current Subject Leader, Lead Practitioner or aspiring Lead Practitioner to develop and enhance close links with classroom practice, centrally supporting transformational change whilst working closely with leaders and teams across our two secondary academies. The successful candidate will have some experience of leading rapid and sustainable improvements in Science and be able to take a lead on a daily operational basis to respond to the particular needs and context of each academy. You will work with the central team and academy leaders to enhance and develop a high quality of Science provision enabling positive student outcomes. You will model high quality teaching; deliver intervention programmes, and support subject teams to deliver outstanding outcomes for young people.

Science across the Trust

Across the Trust the Science departments are staffed by dedicated and forward-thinking teams of specialist Science teachers; the teams provide additional support and intervention where necessary. Our vision is to motivate, enthuse and inspire all learners so that they have a curiosity and interest in Science and are active participants in their learning. Through our curriculum, we aim to foster and encourage a lasting understanding of Biology, Physics and Chemistry, enabling every student to achieve his or her potential. Ultimately, we want our students to be skilful and appreciative of the world of Science and it’s influence and impact on the modern world. 

For an informal discussion about this position, to arrange a visit or to request an application form please contact the HR department at hr@accordmat.org.uk

 Closing Date: Tuesday 16 October 2018 at 12 noon

Interviews will be held on: Likely to be held on Tuesday 23 October 2018

Application forms are available from hr@accordmat.org.uk - completed application forms to be returned to the same address. 

The Accord Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Job location

More about Accord Multi Academy Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Storrs Hill Road, Ossett, West Yorkshire, WF5 0DG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 232821