Teacher of Science, Wiltshire

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Kingdown SchoolWiltshire

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Start date: January 2019 or sooner if possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (£22,917 - £38,633)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

As a forward-looking and innovative school we are seeking to appoint a highly skilled Teacher of Science to join our large, friendly and successful team.   

This is an outstanding opportunity for an NQT or experienced teacher to join our highly successful Science Department.  You must have QTS status.  An ability to teach across the full age and ability range up to A Level is desirable, with a specialism in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics .  

Kingdown School is ranked in the top 10 secondary schools in Wiltshire situated in Warminster in the heart of beautiful rural Wiltshire with excellent links to Salisbury, Bath, Bristol and the South-West. Kingdown School is an academy under the Acorn Education Trust providing exciting opportunities to improve local education and draw on the collective experience of a Trust.  

The Science Department is housed together in one block and comprises 12 laboratories, a large main prep-room and 5 smaller rooms which double as prep-rooms and office space.  All full time science teachers in the Department have their own room in which they teach and we are on a rolling programme of laboratory refurbishment for our oldest laboratories.  We have good facilities, including your own office space and computer; we provide a wide variety of resources.  

For the successful candidate we can offer:

• enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning; 

• a caring and supportive community environment;

• a commitment to professional development;

 • full support and induction programme for NQTs. 

• the opportunity to work effectively with other schools as part of a multi-academy trust. 

For more information please be sure to read the attachments below and to apply, please click the “apply” button, and, send a letter of application to the PA to the Headteacher:

 Miss Rebecca Krzyzosiak, PA to Headteacher, Kingdown School, Woodcock Road, WARMINSTER, Wiltshire BA12 9DR.  Tel: 01985 224204 - E-mail: rak@kingdown.wilts.sch.uk 

Interviews: Friday 21st September  

Kingdown School, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening.  We are an equal opportunities employer.  

Kingdown School Headteacher:  Mr D Locke



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Woodcock Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9DR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1985 215551
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Kingdown School is an 11 to 18 school set in the charming market town of Warminster, Wiltshire on the edge of Salisbury Plain lying between Bath and Salisbury.  Warminster is a bustling garrison town with a population of approximately 17,000. &n...