Head of Chemistry, Worcestershire

Closing date:Expiring soon

South Bromsgrove HighWorcestershire

Date posted:
Start date: Required for September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR 2-2 £4531
Contract term: Permanent

South Bromsgrove High is an over-subscribed, high performing 13-18 school and is proud of its academic standards. Last year 70% of students achieved 9-4 in GCSE Combined Science.

We have a long tradition of success in many areas including drama, music, sport and over 500 students are enrolled each year in Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards.

The school was judged to be outstanding in all areas by Ofsted in October 2012 and became a Teaching School in 2014. Partnerships with other schools, and with Higher Education institutions are a significant feature of our work.

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational chemistry specialist to lead an established, dynamic and well organised department.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A proven record of delivering  good and outstanding lessons
  • The ability to motivate and engage young people Experience of raising
  • Ahievement across all age and ability ranges
  • Enthusiasm, vision and energy
  • Strong inter-personal skills
  • A commitment to whole school initiatives and improvement
  • A willingness to contribute to extra-curricular activities

We will offer you:

  • Modern environments for teaching and learning with laptop and state of the art
  • ICT provision
  • Excellent induction and extensive opportunities for career and leadership development
  • A genuinely innovative and supportive team

Application procedure

The completed application form, together with a covering letter on one side of A4 (describing how your experience to date has prepared you for this post), should be sent to Chris Smith, Headteacher at recruitment@southbromsgrove.worcs.sch.uk

Closing date Wednesday 23rd January 2019 at 9am.
Interviews will be held week commencing 28th January.

South Bromsgrove High is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Service.

South Bromsgrove High Academy Trust is a charity and a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales with Company Number 8565135 whose Registered Office is at Charford Road, Bromsgrove, B60 3NL

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More about South Bromsgrove High
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Charford Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60 3NL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1527 831783
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