Teacher of Science, Heanor

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Heanor Gate Science CollegeHeanor
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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Required for September 2018

As a result of promotions, we have opportunities for a science teacher suitable for a NQT and a more experienced science teacher with a TLR2.2 (£4,447).

Heanor Gate Science College, situated on the Derbyshire /Nottinghamshire border, is looking to appoint dynamic, innovative and enthusiastic professionals who combine excellent organisational and teaching skills with the ability to inspire and motivate students.  The science faculty has a strong record of success at KS4 and 5 and was the top performing science faculty at KS4 within The Spencer Academies Trust.  At KS5, we were in the top 2% of schools for A Level biology attainment A*-C.  There will be opportunties to teach A Level of your chosen specialism.  The successful applicants will join a very committed, forward thinking and successful team.  We are a 'good' school (Ofsted March 2017) with a strong commitment to ongoing professional development.

This is the opportunity to work within a strong, supportive and friendly faculty with a track record of excellent external examination results and a collegiate approach to working.  This position is suitable for NQTs and experienced teachers.  Applications from all science related subjects will be considered.

We offer a supportive learning and working environment, allowing all students to make good progress and teachers to continuously develop.  There is a comprehensive support package for all teachers who join the school, ensuring they are fully integrated to the ethos of the school and the Trust.

Applicants would be expected to share the Trust's high aspirations and expectations for pupils and staff.

If you would like to discuss the role or have any queries, please contact Dr G Heald - gheald@heanorgate.derbyshire.sch.uk or telephone 01773 716396.

Applications for this post must be submitted using our online application portal which is available at http://vacancies.spenceracademiestrust.co.uk/ for further information.

In line with safer recruitment policies, reference will be called for prior to interview.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 26 February 2018.

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 26 February 2018.

Heanor Gate Science College is a member of the Spencer Academies Trust

The Spencer Academies Trust is a medium sized trust which exists to make sure that every child, regardless of background, has access to an outstanding education and real choices in life.  Our successful track record of providing high quality teaching and learning ensures improved outcomes for children and young people.  Our mission statement for the Trust reflects our vision and aim for all Trust schools.  Our highly successful network of ten schools (three secondary and seven primary) educates students across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Nottingham City, Derby City and Leicestershire:

To improve the life chances of children and young people by raising aspirations and fulfilling potential, challenging and supporting all the schools within the Trust on their journey to and beyond outstanding and to achieve this by developing world-class leaders.

The Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and expects all employees and volunteers to share the commitment.  All posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.

Job location

More about Heanor Gate Science College
Address: Kirkley Drive, Heanor, Derbyshire, DE75 7RA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1773 716396