Science Leader, Lancashire

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Accrington AcademyLancashire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Science Leader

We are looking for ambitious individuals who are committed to leading the development of inspirational Science that helps to transform the lives of our students.

As a current or prospective leader, the successful candidate will work as part of the United Learning Lancashire Cluster of Academies in developing inspirational Science across the full 11-18 age range.

Consisting of some of Lancashire’s highest performing and most improved schools, the Lancashire Cluster of schools offers colleagues the opportunity to develop their teaching at all Key Stages. Science teaching across the cluster of schools benefits from extensive facilities and strong partnerships with external organisations such as the Institute of Physics.

In addition to your work at Accrington, you will be part of one of the countries largest and most successful academy chains.  This includes access to a vast range of curriculum support and materials, chance to work with leading education experts at some of the highest performing schools in England.

Your development is key to our success. The most talented candidates will have the opportunity to be involved in the wide range of leadership development courses and bespoke training routes that we offer. 

We would like to hear from Science teachers who are ready for the next steps in their career.

For further information and to apply please visit:

United Learning is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. A DBS (previously CRB) check is required for all successful applicants.

Closing Date: 20th June 2019 (12 noon)

More about Accrington Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Queens Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4FF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1254 304300
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We are a popular, vibrant and successful 11-18, non-selective school. Our motto as part of the UL family of academies is “The Best in Everyone”.

In March 2015 OFSTED identified that we were a ‘good’ school. The cornerstone of o...