Teacher of Science (Biology), Matlock, Derbyshire

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Highfields SchoolMatlock, Derbyshire
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We require for September 2018, an enthusiastic and dynamic teacher of Biology.  The post is suitable for NQTs and more experienced teachers with the opportunity of a temporary TLR for a suitable candidate.    

The students and staff at Highfields School make it a fantastic place to work. Our students are friendly and confident and we strive to ensure that they achieve the success that they deserve.    Together, we have created a successful community school where students learn the skills for success.

 We provide an excellent induction programme and a wide range of development opportunities for all staff.  We are looking for someone who is willing to contribute fully to the life of the school and who is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.   Highfields has approximately 1200 students, including 250 at post 16, they are well-motivated and achieve good results. We were judged as a good school by Ofsted in May 2017.   

Highfields is situated in Matlock, the county town of Derbyshire, on the south eastern edge of the beautiful Peak District National Park. It is within easy reach of Sheffield, Derby and Nottingham.

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided

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More about Highfields School
Address: Upper Site, Upper Lumsdale, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5NA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1629 581888