Director of Science (Physics Specialism), South Shields

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Northern Saints Catholic Education TrustSouth Shields

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L20 - L24
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

 Northern Saints Catholic Education Trust

C/O St Wilfrid’s RC College
Temple Park Road
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE34 0QA

Tel: 0191 456 9121

CEO: Mr T.B. Tapping

Northern Saints Catholic Education Trust was established on 1 February 2016, currently with one academy, St. Wilfrid’s RC College which is outstanding. The trust is seeking to appoint to the following role to work with St. Wilfrid’s RC College and partner schools, St. Bede’s Catholic Comprehensive School, Peterlee and St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy, South Tyneside:

Director of Science (Physics specialism), L20 – L24

Are you: 

· Passionate about Science

· An outstanding practitioner with a proven track record

· An outstanding and innovative teacher and leader

· Have inspirational leadership skills and are ready to take up a system leadership role

We are looking for an ambitious leader who believes all students can achieve. The key focus of this role will be to raise attainment and improve progress in Science across a number of schools. The successful candidate will develop and enhance the teaching of Science whilst supporting the continued development of leadership of Science. You will have experience of leading a team and have a proven track record delivering outstanding learning and improving outcomes.

This is a fabulous opportunity for an ambitious and well-motivated leader to play a key role across our partner schools. 

Northern Saints Catholic Education Trust safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with South Tyneside Child Protection Procedures. The successful candidate will be subject to DBS checks.

Application forms and further details are available by emailing

Closing date: 9am on Monday 21st May 2018

Selection day: Wednesday 23rd May 2018

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Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: C/o St Wilfrid's RC College, Temple Park Road, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 0QA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 456 9121