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Teacher of Science (Chemistry and/or Physics)

Sir John Talbot's SchoolShropshire

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Teacher of Science with a specialism of chemistry and/or physics to join our successful team. We are seeking an innovative and motivational Science teacher with excellent subject knowledge and the desire and commitment to raise achievement of students at all levels. The successful applicant must be qualified to teach all sciences up to KS4 and there may be opportunity to teach their specialism at KS5. We are looking for a passionate and inspirational professional who would enjoy working in an exciting and rewarding environment and is prepared to contribute fully to school life. Please note that you may be required to work across other schools in the Academy Trust if required.

Sir John Talbot’s School is at the centre of the community of Whitchurch, with excellent links to sports, business and partner primary schools. We are committed to equipping all pupils with the skills and experiences that will prepare them for life. As part of The Marches Academy Trust, we have access to a network of support and challenge, ensuring we are operating at the forefront of educational thinking. The school sits in mature grounds with historic roots, providing an attractive setting in which pupils can thrive. Facilities are extensive including the community leisure centre, well-resourced faculty areas and Sixth Form centre.

In the Science Faculty we have:

Well-equipped classrooms with a variety of interactive facilities

Progress well above average

An enthusiastic and supportive department team

Hard working students and strong home/ school partnerships

A range of technology to enhance teaching and learning

 Our staff set the highest standards in behaviour and achievement for all pupils in a supportive environment in which children are treated as individuals. The curriculum is designed to provide everyone with choices at each stage in their development. We celebrate success and encourage all pupils to develop broader life skills, investing in the whole child. We are incredibly proud of the achievements of all our pupils and trust that you will feel the same as we work together to ensure the successful future for them.

At Sir John Talbot’s School we can offer:

An ‘Outstanding’ curriculum offering students a strong core entitlement in English, Mathematics and Science

A full extra-curricular programme with opportunities for enrichment activities for all

An excellent opportunity for continued personal development through our Talent Pathway

A wide range of staff benefits

Excellent resources and facilities

An enthusiastic and supportive team of staff, parents and governors

 If you are interested in the post and would like the opportunity to visit the school, or if you have any other queries, please email Mr Matt Neville, Headteacher’s PA Neville.m@sjt.mmat.org.uk

For further information or to apply for the posts please visit our online recruitment site via the school’s website www.sirjohntalbots.co.uk  (Please note we do not accept CVs).

This 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.

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