Teacher of Science, North Shields

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Norham High SchoolNorth Shields

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Start date: 1.9.2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMPS/UPS
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Norham High school is seeking to appoint a Teacher of Science who will join and strengthen the Department. We are looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher with high expectations, who will be passionate about their subject, able to inspire and motivate young people, they must be committed to the highest standards of teaching and learning, through lesson planning, and high quality assessment. 

To be successful, you will:

· be an excellent practitioner who thinks creatively and has the potential and desire to continue to improve

· have a passion for Science along with excellent subject knowledge of Biology, Chemistry and Physics, and be able to communicate this to students

· be an effective and committed team player who relishes challenge.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will require the successful applicant to apply for an enhanced disclosure with the Disclosure and Barring Service.


Norham High School is an 11 – 16 comprehensive school serving part of the South East locality of North Shields. The school is working with Churchill Community College, a local outstanding teaching school, to accelerate progress. This partnership provides excellent CPD opportunities and leadership development.

The school recognises that its staff are its greatest asset and this is highlighted through our innovative CPD programme and recognition for our work in Investors in People. The school is pupil centred and enables pupils to have a real voice in our current and future improvements.  

Applications for this post are invited from people who are keen to join an organisation that is recognised for the high quality care and support it provides for its pupils and staff, its committed staff team and the drive to raise standards at all levels. 

For further information and to download an application form please visit our web-site (Join Us Section) at www.norhamhigh.com or, alternatively, to receive an application pack, telephone the school on 0191 2005062 or email the school at: norham.high@northtyneside.gov.uk. The closing date for completed applications, to be addressed to Mrs S Lee, is 9am, Monday 18th June 2018.  

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More about Norham High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Alnwick Avenue, North Shields, Tyne And Wear, NE29 7BU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 2005062
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