Teacher of Science, Bingley

Closing date:

Bingley Grammar SchoolBingley

Date posted:
Start date: Commencing September 2018 (with possibility of an earlier start)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Great students!  Great team!  Great results!

Do you have the talent and ambition to make a difference to our school?

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Teacher of Science with the ability to deliver excellent results. We are looking for an outstanding teacher with strong subject knowledge and classroom skills and the payscale will reflect this.

The successful candidate will have the ability to excite and motivate young people, be committed to bringing imaginative ideas into the classroom and be able to turn students with promise into skillful, successful and independent learners.

You will join a large, well equipped faculty that is dedicated to raising the achievement and progress of our diverse student community. The Science faculty also supports teaching in our local primary schools so that pupils arrive at Bingley with an enthusiasm for the subject which continues throughout their time with us. 

Bingley Grammar is an oversubscribed 11-18 voluntary aided comprehensive school which was judged ‘good’ by OFSTED in March 2013. The school prides itself on its commitment to the professional development of staff. We offer a range of professional development opportunities including our fully funded Master’s degree (MEd Education) with Edge Hill University and a two hour CPD session every other Monday afternoon. 

Applications are welcome from both NQTs and more experienced colleagues. We offer an excellent NQT support programme with a bespoke schedule of training and mentors. 

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work within a friendly, dedicated and motivated team
  • Proactive support for your career development – including the opportunity to study for a Master’s degree in Education
  • An approachable and supportive Leadership team and Governing body

The role and responsibilities include: 

  • Providing high quality teaching of Science 
  • Raising student attainment
  • Assessing, recording and reporting on students’ progress
  • Supporting the vision and values of the school.

To be successful in this post you will: 

  • Have knowledge/experience of teaching Science across all key stages. 
  • Be ambitious for your students and your own professional development
  • Have up to date teaching methodology and a commitment to reflective practice
  • Be able to work confidently within a team and communicate effectively

Working at our school offers the opportunity to work within a culture of professional learning and reflection.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. You will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Please note CVs will not be accepted

Headteacher: Mr Luke Weston

For more information and to apply please see our vacancies section via our website: www.bingleygrammar.org/about

For queries or to arrange a visit, please contact the Recruitment team: T: 01274 807720  E: recruitment@bingleygrammar.org 

Closing date: Monday 19 February 2018 at 9.00am

Interview date: Thursday, 22 February 2018.

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More about Bingley Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Keighley Road, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2RS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1274 807700
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