Assistant Curriculum Leader of Science, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Burnside Business & Enterprise CollegeNewcastle upon Tyne

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS & TLR 2B
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint a teacher who has a proven track record of raising standards in science and who can demonstrate inspirational teaching and a passion for delivering lessons which are motivational, challenging and engaging. You will need to demonstrate the energy, enthusiasm and commitment to work as part of a team which is determined to achieve positive outcomes for its students. In return you will work in a supportive environment that will further develop your professional skills and ambitions.

We would welcome applications from experienced teachers with a strong and proven track record of success in public examinations. We would also welcome applications from applicants at a relatively early stage of their career who have exceptional subject knowledge, strong leadership potential and a clear understanding of how to enable all students to make outstanding progress in their learning.

In this exciting role you will support the Curriculum Leader of Science in developing teaching and learning across all key stages and be passionate about improving achievement within science.

This post offers an exciting opportunity to be part of a unique and highly successful college. In September 2004, we moved into a brand new school, which was built in partnership under the PFI scheme. Our state of the art facilities offer opportunities for innovative teaching and an exciting learning environment for all our students.

All post information can be downloaded wither from this advert or from our website:

In addition to the application form please provide a covering letter, of no more than two sides of A4, in which you outline your suitability for the post as well as your philosophy on teaching.  Completed applications should be returned to Mrs  L Heide, Burnside Business and Enterprise College, St. Peter’s Road, Wallsend, NE28 7LQ or electronically to  If you would like a tour of the school, or to discuss any aspect of the role, please don’t hesitate to contact Mrs Nicola McCoy, Curriculum Leader of Science.

Tel: 0191 2598500

Burnside is committed to safeguarding and all offers of employment are subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance.

Closing date: 9am Monday 21st May 2018

Interview date: Thursday 24th May 2018 

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More about Burnside Business & Enterprise College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: St. Peter's Road, Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE28 7LQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 259 8500
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