Teacher of Science
Ash Green School is a high-performing, friendly and oversubscribed 11-18 school (920 students on roll) located in Warwickshire, close to the border of Coventry.
We are excited to offer the opportunity for an inspirational teacher of science to join our supportive team from September 2018. The successful applicant will have the drive to be part of a forward thinking department, focused on developing exciting and engaging learning experiences for our aspirational students. All science specialists are welcome and encouraged to apply.
Science is an extremely popular subject at Ash Green School. With option groups taught to Year 13. We are very proud that 58% of our students this year have applied to Russell Group Universities, many to study the Sciences at Higher Education.
We have incredible students at Ash Green and are passionate about providing them with the best possible education; placing them at the heart of everything we do. Our students are well behaved, happy, engaging, inquisitive and are very proud to be Ash Green Students; equally impressive are our staff who work tirelessly to achieve our excellent results and to help each student truly achieve their best. We are extremely proud to have such wonderful colleagues and grateful for the life chances they are giving our young people.
We see the investment in our staff as crucial as we look to build on previous successes for our students and the school. The successful candidate will be given fantastic career progression opportunities and continued investment from a caring senior management team who are keen to support staff to develop both personally and professionally.
In 2016 the Department for Education placed Ash Green in the top 16% of schools in England. Our Progress 8 score of +0.38 also place us in the top 5 highest performing schools in Coventry and Warwickshire.
We welcome applications from colleagues who want to be part of a positive and successful team in this very exciting time for the school.
• A committed and supportive science team
• Excellent leadership development opportunities
• Students with good attitudes to learning and a desire to learn
• Small class sizes
• A personalised approach to CPD
• Personal Health plan (Simply Health)
• Childcare Vouchers
If you have a passion for your subject and for educating motivated and enthusiastic students, we would love to hear from you.
Applications are welcome from both newly qualified and more experienced colleagues.
For more information and to apply, please contact Mike Sherwin on:
T: 0116 253 2389 / 07525 889925
Closing date: Tuesday 17th April 2018
Ash Green School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references and other checks.