Teacher of Physics, North Tyneside

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St Thomas More Roman Catholic AcademyNorth Tyneside

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required for September 2019

The Governing Body seeks to appoint a well qualified, committed and enthusiastic Physics teacher to join our excellent Science department of 17 specialists. This post is suitable both for newly/recently qualified teachers and those with some experience. St Thomas More is a large, highly successful academy, with an excellent reputation both locally and nationally.  This is based on its ethos, pastoral care, the quality of education, high achievement, continuous improvement, and excellent practice in professional development.  It serves the whole of North Tyneside and has a strong, genuinely comprehensive intake.  

The school provides:

• An extremely positive, stimulating environment

• Enthusiastic students and excellent staff

• Excellence in teaching, learning and achievement

• GCSE 2018: 

• Progress 8 0.15

• 5+ inc. E&M  46%

• 4+ inc. E&M  71%

• 5+ EBACC Attainment 25%

• 4+ EBACC Attainment 42%

• A Level 2018 –A*-A 28%, A*-B 52%,  A* -E 99% 

• Strong culture of learning, improvement and collaborative working

• Leadership development and opportunities.

Closing Date: Friday, 22 March 2019

Information/application pack are available in the supporting documents or please see website or contact Miss C Marshall, Governance and HR Manager at the school (cmarshall@stmacademy.org.uk) or call if you would like to discuss this post.    

Telephone:  0191 2588360      Address:  Lynn Road, North Shields,  NE29 8LF 

Website:  www.stmacademy.org.uk  

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

“Pupils make good progress because of their positive attitudes to learning, and the strong relationships they have with staff… The values of respect, tolerance and humility permeate the school and leaders’ active promotion of pupils’ social, moral, spiritual and cultural development is tangible and exceptional… There is a philosophy of continuous improvement in the school.”  Ofsted November 2017

“The Catholic Life of St Thomas More Catholic Academy is outstanding in the way it lives out its mission to the school and wider community.  Diocese December 2014

11-18 Mixed Comprehensive:  Roll 1610 (300 in Sixth Form)

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More about St Thomas More Roman Catholic Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Lynn Road, North Shields, Tyne And Wear, NE29 8LF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 253 8340
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St Thomas More RC Academy is a mixed, mainstream, Roman Catholic secondary school located in North Shields, Tyne and Wear. The school educates students within the 11-18 age range. Currently, there are approximately 1,700 pupils. 

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