Teacher of Science, Rochdale

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Oulder Hill Community School and Language CollegeRochdale

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Start date: As Soon As Possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPR
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Oulder Hill Community School and Language College is a very successful school and the largest in Rochdale. The school serves a large area in the west of the borough. A multi-million pound PFI refurbishment has provided state-of-the-art facilities for students, staff and the community.  All at the school are committed to achieving the highest academic and social standards for students and to the well-being and continuous professional development of all staff.  It is an exciting time to join our journey as we seek to make further improvements to our provision for the benefit of our young people and the community we serve. The school achieved an A8 score of 46.54 compared to 44.2 nationally in 2017 giving a P8 score of 0.06 and is the highest attaining school locally for the English Baccaulaureate at 28.4% (national 21.7).

The Governors are seeking to appoint a full-time, enthusiastic, well-qualified Teacher of Science to an excellent department at an exciting time in the school’s development. The successful candidate will be covering a maternity leave and would be joining a strong, hard-working team which is committed to achieving excellence and in which a creative approach to teaching and learning in Science is strongly encouraged.

The post is suitable for teachers at all stages of their career and the school is fully committed to supporting staff with CPD including NQT programmes.

The person appointed will have:

  • High standards and expectations. 
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills 
  • A commitment to team work 
  • A positive outlook

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. Appointment to this post is subject to a criminal record and background check.

Application form and further details are available to download from the school website www.oulderhill-school.com  and should be returned to Mrs J Leak (HR Manager) at jackie.leak@oulderhill-school.com 

Closing Date: 9am on Friday 23rd February 2018
     Interviews To Be Held: W/c 26th February 2018

Oulder Hill Community School
     Hudsons Walk
     OL11 5EF
     Tel: 01706 645522 Fax: 01706 648404
     Email: schoolinfo@oulderhill-school.com
     Website: www.oulderhill-school.com
     Headteacher: Mr JP Watson B.A.(Hons), Ad. Dip. Ed., M.Ed., N.P.Q.H.

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More about Oulder Hill Community School and Language College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Hudsons Walk, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL11 5EF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1706 645522
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Located in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, Oulder Hill Community School is a co-educational secondary school. With around 1200 pupils aged 11-16, Oulder Hill is noticeably larger than the average school of its type, and covers a large and diverse catch...