Teacher of Science, West Sussex

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Ormiston Six Villages AcademyWest Sussex
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Science 

The Governors, Principal, students and staff at Ormiston Six Villages Academy are seeking to appoint an inspirational Teacher of Science to join a dedicated and collaborative team with a strong focus on securing progress for every student. The successful candidate will share our belief in the highest standards of academic attainment in a comprehensive setting. You will be responsible for leading and managing, planning and delivering high quality lessons and achieving excellent results for your students, instilling in them a love for the subject and a desire to learn. Applications are welcome from experienced and newly qualified teachers able to teach throughout the age and ability range. The academy offers an excellent induction for NQTs. The successful candidate will share our aspirations and beliefs in the limitless potential of every young person we serve. If you share this moral imperative, we would welcome an application from you.

An additional allowance is available for a candidate with the relevant skills and experience wishing to take on the additional responsibility of Deputy Head of Science. As Deputy Head of Science, your role would be integral to the continuing progress of the Science department. If you are interested in pursuing the additional responsibility, please highlight this in your supporting statement.

Ormiston Six Villages Academy is a small, vibrant and dynamic learning community. We are part of Ormiston Academies Trust and the successful candidate will join the OAT family and receive comprehensive CPD (please see page 7) through the academy and associated networks.  Since the new Principal commenced in role in January 2016 the academy has been on a transformational journey leading to a Good Ofsted rating in September 2017. This is an exciting time to join our team and to be part of building Six Villages as a beacon of educational excellence.

The Principal and Head of Science welcome an opportunity to meet with prospective candidates. Visits to our academy can be booked through Mrs Canadas on 01243 546802 or ccs@ormistonsixvillages.org.uk 

Please include a supporting statement with your application (1 side of A4) that:

· outlines why you are attracted to the role of Teacher of Science at our academy 

· evidences your teaching and impact so far

·  highlights how you meet the wider person specification

Location:    Westergate, Chichester

Reporting to:   Head of Department

Start date:   May 2018 or September 2018  

Deadline:   Tuesday 20th March 2018 (noon)  
All application forms, with supporting statements, to be emailed to ccs@ormistonsixvillages.org.uk

Interview dates:  Wednesday 28th March 2018

Salary:      Mainscale/UPS 

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Ormiston Six Villages Academy
Address: Lime Avenue, Westergate, Chichester, West Sussex, PO20 3UE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1243 546800