Head of Centre of Excellence for STEM
Reference Number: SCC171818
Advert Closing Date: Midnight on Thursday 26th October 2017
Location: Pendleton Sixth Form College
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per Week: 1.0FTE
We have an exceptional opportunity for an exceptional individual to establish a Centre of Excellence for Advanced Level Science and Math’s at Pendleton Sixth Form College.
The successful candidate will be able to contribute to the development of an inspirational STEM programme of hands-on experiments and a passion to engage young people across all STEM subjects. They will also have a proven track record of outstanding teaching and learning, an ability to drive student recruitment, improve value added scores, and develop innovate curriculum and enrichment activities and demonstrate a strong commitment to student success.
The post will suit an individual who aspires to be outstanding and can lead a talented team to become a beacon of excellence as we enter an exciting time of expansion and development.
To apply for this job, please complete the registration and online application form via our website. For more information please visit our website and twitter or if you have any queries regarding this vacancy please email HR@salfordcc.ac.uk
Reasons to Join Us
• Sixth Form College’s Associations terms and conditions (195 days) and automatic enrolment on to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme • A wide range of learning & career opportunities • MyTech, Childcare, cycle to work & other voucher schemes • Various health & wellbeing benefits (including discounted gym membership) •
We support the Skills for Life agenda and recognise the importance of all adults having functional literacy and numeracy whatever their role. All staff are therefore given the support to gain a level 2 qualification in literacy and / or numeracy if they do not already have one and all teaching staff are expected to promote the basic skills of their learners within their subjects.
Commitment to Safeguarding As part of our safeguarding commitment we undertake DBS checks as part of our pre-employment procedures on all potential new employees. Appointees will be required to pay for their own DBS checks where applicable to the post.