Director of Progress; Science, Tibshelf,

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Tibshelf Community SchoolTibshelf,
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale, TLR1.2
Contract term: Permanent

Ref: DCC/18/0380A

Following the promotion of the existing postholder, we have a vacancy as Director of Science. As a key member of the school’s Extended Leadership Team, this is a vital role in shaping and developing the Science curriculum in order to engage and motivate all pupils. Building on the existing successes of the faculty, it is envisaged that the postholder will make a substantial contribution to our continued drive for school improvement.

The postholder will be supported in this by two other leadership postholders within the faculty and will be directly line managed by a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

The post provides a great opportunity for a talented teacher of Science to advance their own career and professional development, and to join a forward-looking school at an exciting time in its development.

Anyone interested in applying for the post is strongly encouraged to come to Tibshelf Community School to have a look round and informally meet staff and pupils. Please contact Mrs Bev Wright, HR Manager on ext. 631 or email to arrange a visit.

We hope that what we are aspiring to do here will enthuse and excite you too.

We look forward to meeting you.

Applications to be made direct to school either by post or email to

Tibshelf Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff and volunteers are required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS before they can be appointed.

Please do not apply using the Derbyshire County Council website. You will need to complete the application form attached to this vacancy not the Derbyshire County Council online application form.

Closing date: 22 May 2018
Provisional Interview Date: 24 or 25 May 2018

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Address: Doe Lane, Tibshelf, Derbyshire, DE55 5LZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1773 872391