Science Teacher (maternity cover)

Broadway AcademyBirmingham

Are you a Science Teacher passionate about your subject? Do you have the ability to deliver interactive, engaging lessons which inspire students to get excited about Science?

We are looking for two ambitious and enthusiastic teachers of Science, to cover one full time post with a specialism in Chemistry. The ability to teach A ‘level Chemistry and/or L3 BTEC Applied Science would be advantageous. The other post is part time and all specialisms are welcome.

The Department

The Science Department is a successful and popular faculty; the results in all key stages are some of the best in the Academy. We are working hard as a department, under a determined leadership, to raise the standards of teaching, learning and examination performance in Science. Our main objectives are to:

  • Offer a broad, rich curriculum experience so that our pupils are passionate about Science
  • Have outstanding KS4 and KS5 achievement scores resulting from high quality teaching and learning 
  • Increasing uptake of students onto separate science courses 
  • Increasing uptake of students for all KS5 courses 
  • Increase the number of Oxbridge Science applications for Post graduate study.  
  • Raise the aspirations of all KS4 Science students through STEM and enrichment.

The person[s] appointed should also have proven teaching success at all key stages, good classroom management skills, have high expectations of students, a commitment to quality teaching and be willing to demonstrate initiative and generate ideas in a school where enthusiasm and hard work are valued. 

Join us and grow

You will benefit from working within a school which encourages staff and students to be aspirational.  Staff development is a priority and staff are empowered to continue their own learning. Alongside external training opportunities, the academy has developed an accelerated leadership programme for teachers linked to NPQML and NPQSL, support and development for non-teaching staff and offers a range of induction and CPD programmes.

We believe in the potential of every student and we are on an exciting journey to outstanding. If you are keen to work in a successful and growing academy which encourages staff to aim high in their own careers, this could be a great opportunity for you.  

For more information, and to request an application pack including full job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education:

M: 07921583731


You can also visit our dedicated recruitment website: 

Closing date: Wednesday 24th February 2021 by 12.00pm. 

Interviews will be held w/b 1st March 2021. 

Broadway Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016); the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for the role.

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