Graduate Teacher of Science, Northamptonshire

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Kingsthorpe CollegeNorthamptonshire

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Kingsthorpe College

Science Graduate: Train to be a Teacher

UQT Scale 1-6

Start Date: September 2019

Do you believe that everything is possible?  

If so, Kingsthorpe College has an opportunity just for you.

Are you a graduate, passionate about Science, looking to start your teaching career and train to teach Science?

Are you inspirational and resourceful?

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of our young people and think teaching could be the career for you?

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated graduate who can contribute to our Science team here at Kingsthorpe College. The successful candidate will have an exciting opportunity to develop their own skills and receive specialist training, linking closely with our local teaching school alliance to ensure a successful transition into this new role. 

We can offer you:  

- Supportive and experienced colleagues who will actively support you in this new role. 

- On the job training.

- Start from June.

- Opportunity to be part of our 2-week Summer School team during the summer holidays to gain additional experience and earn more money.

- Reduced timetable.

- A programme of induction and your own personal CPD fund to support your further professional development. 

Kingsthorpe College is an oversubscribed 11-18 Academy with 1296 students on roll (200+ students Post 16). This is an exciting time for the College and the Trust as we go from strength to strength - OFSTED Good 2015; Section 8 OFSTED Inspection September 2016 confirming previous high standards have been maintained; a positive Progress 8 score putting us in the top 25% of schools in England; and invited to become a Leading Edge school from April 2017 in recognition of our high performance.  

At KC, we don’t value what we measure, we measure what we value.  

For us, this is team work.

If you would like to train as a Science teacher and join our team, we would love to hear from you.

Application forms and further details can be downloaded from

For an informal visit to the College prior to application, please contact or phone to speak to Ben Baines.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 22nd May 2019. 

Interviews Friday 24th May 2019.

Kingsthorpe College, Boughton Green Road, Kingsthorpe, Northampton NN2 7HR Tel: 01604 716106 / email:

Kingsthorpe College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Kingsthorpe College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Boughton Green Road, Kingsthorpe, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 7HR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1604 716106
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