Science Teacher

Stanchester AcademySomerset

Stanchester Academy is a secondary school located in Stoke-Sub-Hamdon. The school is part of the Bridgwater & Taunton College Trust.

Science Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Job Ref: 153

Fixed Term for up to 1 year to cover maternity leave

Full or part time will be considered

Qualified Teachers’ Pay Scale

Starting June 2021

At Stanchester Academy we aim to provide a rich and varied education for all of our students. We believe that ensuring students realise their full potential depends upon a continuous drive for excellence by our staff.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher with the ability to teach across all Sciences, qualifications in Chemistry and Physics would be welcomed but are not essential to the appointment. 

You will need to be either an outstanding classroom practitioner already, or an NQT that can demonstrate the potential to become outstanding quickly, with a commitment to continuous professional development. 

You will also need to have good behaviour management skills and the ability to inspire and motivate students in order to raise standards and maximise their potential.

We welcome potential candidates to get in touch with us at the Academy and we will endeavour to share some of the ways we support and value our staff here at Stanchester and more widely within the Bridgwater and Taunton College Trust.  You may feel you want to join us in making a significant contribution to narrowing the gap in achievement for our students and enabling young people to feel the exhilaration of going ‘beyond their best’.

For further details and application form please visit our website: 

Please use the application form supplied on our website. All applications must be completed; incomplete applications will not be considered. Please note we do not accept CVs.

Once completed, please email your application form back to:  

Closing date:  3pm on Monday 1st March 2021

Anticipated interview date:  10th March 2021

Stanchester Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment.  Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be completed for any applicant who is offered a position.

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Stanchester Academy


Stanchester Academy
East StokeStoke-sub-hamdonSomersetTA14 6UGUnited Kingdom
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