Assistant Head of Science, Liverpool

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Academy of St Francis of AssisiLiverpool

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR2b (£4,500)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Assistant Head of Science

MPS/UPS + TLR2b (£4,500)


Required for As Soon As Possible

The Academy of St Francis of Assisi is an 11-16 Academy with Christian Values and environmental sustainability at its heart. Founded in 2005, it has grown to become an Academy renowned for its cultural diversity and its unique building design. The Academy is focused upon driving standards of achievement rapidly and this makes it a dynamic and exciting place to work. The Academy of St Francis of Assisi is committed to ensuring that every student makes the most of their potential. The Academy concentrates on providing the highest quality teaching, with bespoke CPD for all staff to support this, the best possible student support and the most appropriate and innovative curriculum. 

Applications are invited for an enthusiastic and ambitious Assistant Head of Science.

As the Assistant Head of Science, you work closely with the Subject Leader for Science and the Senior Management Team in continuing to improve exam attainment at GCSE.

The Academy benefits from its membership of the All Saints Multi Academy Trust, a unique Joint Faith Multi Academy Trust in Liverpool. The Trust has a proven track record in developing leaders and ensuring staff reach their full potential and career aspirations through a comprehensive programme of CPD and career progression opportunities. Leaders within the Trust benefit from access to the highest quality local and national training programmes, as well as peer to peer support and professional mentoring within the Trust. 

We are determined that the successful candidate will have:

· A passion for Science teaching.

· Experience of supporting change and development within a department

· Reliable evidence of very good to outstanding teaching with a focus on raising student achievement

· A passion for making a difference for young people in the city of Liverpool.

Closing date for applications: Friday 26th January 2018

Interviews Date: Week commencing 5th February 2018

Further information and an application pack can be obtained by contacting our Hays Recruitment Partner, Holly Currie, by emailing or by calling 0161 228 7300. Visits to the school are warmly encouraged and can also be arranged by contacting Holly Currie.

Academy Details

Gardners Drive, Liverpool, L6 7UR 


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More about The Academy of St Francis of Assisi
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Gardeners Drive, Liverpool, Merseyside, L6 7UR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 260 7600
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