Teacher in Charge of Chemistry, Wandsworth

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Southfields AcademyWandsworth

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLRE 2 (i) - £2,718.00 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Who we are:

We are a unique science department with a strong emphasis on developing and supporting the raising of the profile of STEM education across the academy.  All teachers are observed by fellow scientists, these lessons are not graded and the emphasis of feedback and in department meetings is often on the growth of excellent pedagogy.  Recent teacher development opportunities have included courses including PiXL, outreach work in other schools and departments, the supporting of raising attainment globally across a year group and other wider responsibility across the academy.

Within the department there are experienced teachers, a Lead Practitioner and the support of members of the Senior Leadership Team.  The department prides itself on its innovation and excellence in moving practice on to support student development.

Southfields Academy is a thriving non-selective secondary academy located in south west London.  It has recently undergone complete redevelopment and benefits from the cutting edge in sporting facilities, art, design & vocational technology facilities, spacious and bright communal areas and classrooms.  All of which are equipped with the latest technology and designed by our staff and students to ensure their fitness for purpose to educate the children of today and future-proofed for the children of tomorrow.

Who we are looking for:

We are looking for a motivated and inspiring Chemist with passion for their specialism who can lead the development of the curriculum in their area for the delivery of the new specifications at GCSE and A Level.  Candidates will need to have a strong desire to model, organise, deliver and manage the Chemistry curriculum for the entire department with a keenness to promote and consolidate high quality teaching and learning strategies in others.  We are mostly looking for a like-minded candidate whose philosophy of education is based on developing STEM education and scientific thinking and who is prepared to deliver this to students from a wide range of backgrounds.

The Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, marital status, disability or age.  All applicants are considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the job.  The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Academy will only accept applications directly from candidates themselves.



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More about Southfields Academy
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: 333 Merton Road, Wandsworth, London, SW18 5JU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8875 2600
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Who we are

Southfields Academy is a stand-alone converter academy situated in South West London on the Southfields - Earlsfield border.  The Academy is the modern incarnation of Southfields School which was founded in 1949. The school was founde...