Head of KS3 Science, Weston-Super-Mare

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Priory Community School - An AcademyWeston-Super-Mare

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Priory Teachers Main / Upper Scale + TLR 2a
Contract term: Fixed Term

Head of KS3 Science Priory Pay Scales (plus TLR 2a - £2,667) One year fixed term, required from September 2018  

Priory Community School Academy is outstanding (OFSTED 2014) and recognised for staff development, resultantly holding the IIP Gold Award and now recognised as a training school. Our students currently average over 97% attendance and consistently achieve GCSE results that are among the very best in North Somerset.

Our school is situated in Worle within easy reach of M5 junction 21; many of our staff make the easy commute from Bristol or Taunton. The majority of our students move on to the four local sixth form providers.

The PCSA Science faculty are seeking a dynamic, innovative, thorough and determined professional to take a major role in furthering the development of this successful faculty.

The Science Faculty has had a history of considerable success in recent years and filling the role will require a determination to see this continue and develop to new levels.  Whilst the role will involve supporting the Central Leader of Science in the day-to-day running of the faculty. It will be vital that the successful individual has a genuine passion for the furtherance of the students’ achievement and thereby developing their life chances. The post holder would be responsible for the development of a Key Stage 3 curriculum as part of a 5-year GCSE course; including assessment, home learning and course material. The successful candidate would also be required to coordinate with the Head of Key Stage 4 science to enable the delivery of outstanding lessons across the faculty. 

This is an exciting opportunity for the development of a career minded, suitably qualified professional, by being heavily involved in the continuing upward journey of this outstanding faculty. 

The science faculty has the pleasure of teaching in a brand new, state of the art £2.4 million building 

All our teachers at PCSA benefit from a supportive and friendly environment as the school has a strong ‘cherishing staff’ ethos as part of which you will be involved in our outstanding induction and support programme. We have a history of developing staff to take up promoted posts in this and other schools, both within the Priory Learning Trust MAT and elsewhere. 

Please contact the school office for an application pack or download one from our website.

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More about Priory Community School - An Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Queensway, Weston-super-mare, North Somerset, BS22 6BP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1934 511 411
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