Curriculum Leader for Science, Darlington

Closing date:Expiring soon

Wyvern AcademyDarlington

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale to UPS plus TLR1c £8069
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No



(part of Consilium Academies) 

Eggleston View



Tel: (01325) 351377

Curriculum Leader for Science


Main Scale to UPS plus TLR1c £8069

To commence January 2020

We are looking for an ambitious and determined Curriculum Leader for Science who can deliver outstanding, innovative provision.  You will bring leadership experience together with the skills to coach, support and direct staff and steer the strategic direction of Science within Wyvern Academy.

We are seeking a committed professional looking for their next challenge, to help build on our success within this important subject and guide our positive, forward-thinking team.  The successful candidate will model good practice and lead the teaching of science at both KS3 and KS4.  You will be accountable for pupil progress and development and have the necessary skills in which to build a supportive culture that values effort and achievement.

To discuss the post further please contact Mr Julian Leader on the main school number or by email at  Visits to the school are welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Jayne Johnson on the direct line of 01325 – 394207.

Further information including job description, person specification and application form are available from our website at

Closing date: 12.00 noon on Monday 21 October 2019

We are passionate about safeguarding the welfare of our pupils and maximising their life chances.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Criminal Records check for work with children.

More about Wyvern Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Eggleston View, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 9SH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1325 351377

The Wyvern Academy, formerly Darlington School of Mathematics and Science, is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school without sixth form situated in Darlington, County Durham. It is supported by Consilium Academies Trust, a multi-...