Curriculum Leader of Science, Coventry

Closing date:

West Coventry AcademyCoventry

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary: TMS/UPS + TLR1b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Curriculum Leader of Science

West Coventry Academy is a co-educational, fully comprehensive school situated in large grounds in the South West of the city that welcomes and nurtures children from a wide variety of backgrounds and abilities.

At West Coventry Academy students thrive in a positive working atmosphere, a climate of mutual respect and an engaging and exciting environment.  Together we strive to ensure that the values, experiences and education we provide enable all our students to fully embrace our values “Enjoy, Achieve, Aspire”. This was reflected in our most recent Ofsted in July 2018, which graded us as a ‘Good’ school. 

We are looking for someone with the dedication, vision and drive to lead and inspire our teachers, taking them to the next level. You will be joining an ambitious, committed and hardworking Science Department who are passionate about the difference we can make to our students. If you believe you have the experience, determination and drive to take our Science Department forward then we would like to hear from you.

You will be experienced in teaching and leading the Science curriculum across the ability range in Key Stages 3, Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5.

In return we can offer you:

• A positive and innovative learning culture supported by students, staff, parents and governors 

• A collaborative and supportive attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of teamwork and unity

• Comprehensive CPD Programme

• A Senior Leadership team that is committed to promoting the best environment and outcomes for staff and students

• Teachers Pension

Exceptional candidates may be interviewed prior to the closing date.

Salary: TMS/UPS + TLR1b

Closing date: Midday on 20th May 2019

Interviews week commencing: 20th May 2019

How to apply:

Please complete an application form on TES or via the Academy's website

If you would like to join our team then please apply online -   without delay and we will immediately assess your application and call you to interview if we believe your skills and experience meet our needs. We look forward to hearing from you.

If you would like more information about opportunities at West Coventry Academy please contact the HR department on 02476 426235.

All applications are returnable to:  (only electronic applications will be considered.)

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointments to these posts will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The school is committed to safeguarding the promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about West Coventry Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: (Tile Hill Wood School & Woodlands Academy), Nutbrook Avenue, Tile Hill, Coventry, West Midlands, CV4 9PW, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 2476 426 200
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