Overview of post
An exciting opportunity has arisen in the A Level department for a Casual A Level Physics Teacher.
You must be an inspiring, dedicated, flexible and enthusiastic teacher with experience and a proven track record of delivering excellent results on AS/A Level Physics. You will have responsibility for preparation, delivery and assessment and will be required to produce high quality lesson documentation and resources.
You would be expected to work as part of the course team and support the curriculum leader and manager to improve learner punctuality, attendance, retention, achievement and success. You must have experience and knowledge of quality processes and procedures including internal moderation and will be expected to share best practice and resources with all staff in the department.
The role requires you to monitor and track the learner journey to ensure appropriate support is implemented to maximise learner achievement, success and excellent outcomes for all learners. You will have a solution focused and positive work ethic and will be required to be flexible in your approach with a ‘can-do, will-do’ attitude.
You should have excellent communication and ICT skills, be highly organised with excellent time management skills and be able to work independently as well as part of a team. You must be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines. The successful applicant will have a related degree level/ vocational qualification in the curriculum area.
About the College
As an outstanding organisation and business (Ofsted 2015) we pride ourselves on the very highest standards and look to recruit people to join our team who share our passion for ensuring that our students have the best possible opportunity to secure a prosperous future. We provide education with employment edge; it is one of the things that sets us apart from other colleges and has made us so successful.
We also have excellent benefits to offer with this role; a career average pension with Teachers Pension Scheme, free gym membership, flexible working, childcare vouchers, hair and beauty salon discounts, and many more!
In accordance with the collective agreement made with UCU and Unison, all applicants on salary protection will be considered in the first instance.
Gateshead College is committed to Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding the Welfare of Children, Young People and Adults at Risk.
Interview Date: Friday 24th August 2018
To commence teaching AS & A Level Physics: 10th September 2018