Teacher of Science – Any Specialism Welcome
Permanent Contract – for 1 September 2021
£MPS/UPS £25,714 - £41,604 subject to annual progression
The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher of Science with the ability to teach at least two Sciences to GCSE and all Sciences to KS3 level, who is also committed to facilitating high levels of student engagement and academic progress, creating a stimulating and positive classroom ethos and fostering independent and collaborative student-led learning. The Science department consists of highly qualified and experienced teachers across the Science specialisms therefore we would welcome applications from experienced teachers and NQTs from any specialism.
Langley is a wonderful school to work at and learn in and, as our recent Ofsted report suggests: 'Pupils are thoroughly prepared for life in modern Britain' at our school, where the holistic approach to child centred learning is valued as highly as the outcomes they eventually achieve at the end of their time with us.
Our school’s fundamental principles focus on supporting, challenging and inspiring the whole Langley community ‘to be the best that we can be’. But these are not simply words on paper. Students, staff and governors genuinely give all they can, to bring those principles to life every day. Examinations are critically important, of course, and our students achieve superbly well in them, but we truly believe in developing young people to deal with the tests of their lifetime, not merely to endure a lifetime of tests. Everyone who visits us comments on the special ethos of our school – ‘the Langley way’.
Please find attached a person specification, job description, a letter from our Headteacher and the necessary application form. You may also wish to visit the school website, www.langley.solihull.sch.uk
If you are interested in the post and would like to find out more about our school before applying, please email our Acting Head of Science, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that in the current circumstances we are not unfortunately able to offer pre-interview tours.
Please note that a Microsoft Teams online or virtual recruitment process may be followed and three references would be required prior to interview.
Closing date: Friday 5 March 2021
Proposed interview date: Wednesday 17 March 2021
Completed applications should be emailed to the Headteacher’s PA, Mrs Becky Friend, at email@example.com
Langley School staff, governors and students are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of students and staff. Please note that Disclosure & Barring Service clearance at the appropriate level will be required for this post.
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 16 years