Assistant Curriculum Leader - Science (maternity cover)
Salary: Main / Pay Scale Upper + TLR 2A (currently £3,017). Hours of work: full time.
Other benefits: Salary inclusive of Outer London Weighting, membership of a private healthcare scheme (Benenden).
PROUD TO MAKE SUCCESS HAPPEN
Uxbridge High School is an ambitious and dynamic converter academy with over 1,200 students aged 11 -18. We have much to celebrate at Uxbridge High School including a committed and focused staff, outstanding facilities, strong relationships with the community and school partners, supportive Governors and a thriving sixth form. We are delighted to be recognised by Alps in the top 20% of UK schools, celebrating outstanding sixth form student progress at A level. We value the successes of every child, whatever their starting point. All of this takes place within a truly comprehensive and multicultural school that reflects life in modern Britain.
Our school values have been developed by students and staff and form the basis of our ethos and culture. All members of our school community subscribe and work towards always being: Positive, Respectful, Open Minded, Unique, Determined: Proud to Make Success Happen.
The school is seeking to appoint an Assistant Curriculum Leader to cover maternity leave. Your role will be to support the Curriculum Leader in managing and leading the department, which has eleven members of staff. We look for candidates who preferably specialises in Physics or Biology and all candidates must be able to teach their specialism to A Level.
The successful candidates will be:
- leading by example, through outstanding practice and professionalism;
- caring about students, their learning, and their futures;
- be driven to make a difference, to overcome barriers, to be relentless in enabling all students to make exceptional progress;
- committed to your own personal development and to collaborative, consultative working.
We would welcome applications from exceptional teachers who can evidence their experience of delivering innovation and aspiration and who can make a substantial contribution to Uxbridge High School.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.
What you need to do now
Please complete the attached application form prior to the closing date. The application form includes career history and contact details and, therefore, a CV is not required. A supporting letter can be included if you wish and should be no longer than 2 pages of A4. Ensure that you detail how your experience and skills meet the Person Specification.
Uxbridge High School is a mixed, non-denominational academy secondary school and sixth form for pupils aged 11-18. The school was founded in 1928, is located in Uxbridge Middlesex, West London, and has about 1,300 pupils. The school is op...