Teacher of Science (with possible Head of Year TLR), Northamptonshire

Closing date:

The Elizabeth Woodville SchoolNorthamptonshire

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 (or sooner if possible)
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: MPS/UPS - plus possible Head of Year (TLR2a) and R&R
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Science | Elizabeth Woodville School

MPS/UPS - with possible Head of Year responsibility (TLR2a)

Are you passionate about teaching Science? Looking for an innovative and forward-thinking school which genuinely invests and develops you? Then come and join us at Elizabeth Woodville School.

We are looking to appoint a Teacher of Science who would like to work with and contribute to the development of highly motivated students. Someone who is passionate about teaching engaging lessons that help students understand the importance of Science and the positive impact it can have throughout their life. Applicants must have excellent subject knowledge and will be expected to teach across the full age and ability range.

We have incredible students at EWS. We are passionate about providing them with the best possible education and we place them at the heart of everything we do. Our students are well behaved, happy, engaging, and have a desire to learn. They are very proud to be EWS students.

The Team:

The science department at Elizabeth Woodville School is very welcoming, friendly and supportive. We work as a team by regularly sharing good practice and as a result are constantly developing and improving.

Benefits - there are many attractive benefits to working at EWS, including:

• On-site parking and a rural location
• Students with good attitudes to learning and a desire to learn
• Confident, respectful students
• On site Nursery (with staff discounts)
• Swimming pool/gym membership
• A friendly, supportive and caring team environment
• Personalised approach to CPD
• Part of a small supportive local MAT, which incorporates a teaching school

If you are a committed teacher who shares our passion for educating motivated and enthusiastic students, we would love to hear from you. Please let us know if you would like to arrange a school visit using the contact details below.

How to apply

For more information, an application pack and to apply, please contact Mike Sherwin on:

T: 0116 253 2389 / 07525 889925
E: elizabethwoodville@hays.com 

Closing date: Wednesday 16th October 2019
Interviews: TBC

About EWS:

Elizabeth Woodville School is an inclusive comprehensive school with approximately 1100 students. Elizabeth Woodville is part of Tove Learning Trust which is a rapidly growing trust whose vision is to ensure that all pupils in the trust academies are provided with outstanding educational experiences that lead to outstanding outcomes. This includes all aspects of school life with pupils achieving to the very best of their ability.

Our school is located on two sites, Roade and Deanshanger. We operate as one school with staff working across both sites, however the successful candidate will be based at one site only. There are however many benefits to us being on two sites, including access to excellent sporting facilities, a broad and balanced curriculum with a range of options to choose in key stage 4 and good quality staff. The most important benefit for our students is that each site has an excellent pastoral system which means that all students are known, and no one becomes just a number. Our ambition is to create an exciting and vibrant learning community where students enjoy success in and outside of the classroom. Our school values of: ambition, confidence, curiosity, leadership and respect are important as they are qualities which will enable our students to succeed whatever their future ambitions.

We believe that all staff and pupils should be treated with respect and have built a culture based on respect for each other, resilience to meet new challenges and take responsibility for our actions and our learning. Our recent Ofsted report confirms that we are going in the right direction and that we have a clear understanding of what we need to improve and how to improve. 

The governors of Elizabeth Woodville School and the Trustees of Tove Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates must be willing to undergo Enhanced DBS and other checks appropriate to the post. Tove Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

Please note strong applications may be considered on receipt.

More about The Elizabeth Woodville School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: North Campus, Stratford Road, Roade, Northampton, NN7 2LP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1604 862125
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