Director of Science, Essex

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Notley High School & Braintree Sixth FormEssex

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Start date: 1st January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale 9 - 13
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a Director of Science to take responsibility for the teaching and learning in our Science Faculty. Physics, Chemistry and Biology are very strong subjects in the school and are in high demand at A-Level within the Sixth Form.

Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form is a school that believes that providing the best educational experience for students requires us to give our staff the time and resources to make a difference. Allocated time for a standard scale teacher is therefore usually about 80% (40 out of 50 lessons per fortnight). Great emphasis is placed on supporting teachers at all phases in their career to develop through bespoke CPD. If you would like to work in an environment where students are polite, pleasant and keen to learn, and want to be part of our journey to Outstanding then we would be delighted to receive your application.

For an informal discussion on the post, or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr Catherine Cusick, Deputy Headteacher on Tel: 01376 556387 or

An application form can be found on our website or by contacting Human Resources Department on Tel: 01376 556304 or Tel: 01376 556364, or via Email:

For a full job description and person specification please see our website.

The North Essex Multi-Academy Trust was established in September 2013 and currently consists of one primary school and two secondary schools all recently judged as Good by Ofsted: Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form, The Ramsey Academy, Halstead and Richard de Clare Primary School, Halstead.

Closing Date: 14th October 2019, Midday
Interview Date: w/c 21st October 2019

North Essex Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to Enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory references.

More about Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Notley Road, Braintree, Essex, CM7 1WY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1376 556304
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Notley High School is a secondary academy in Braintree, Essex. A co-educational institution with around 1400 pupils aged 11-19, making it significantly larger than the average secondary school, Notley High School became an academy in 2009. In additio...