Head of Science, Chorley, Lancashire

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Southlands High SchoolChorley, Lancashire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Southlands High School, a school in the newly formed Mosaic Academy Trust with Standish High School, is seeking to appoint a Leader of Science for Key Stages 3 and 4.  The successful candidates will lead our ever-growing Science faculty which recorded significant improvements in examination results in 2018 and is expected to achieve even further improvements in 2019. We enjoy state-of-the-art Science facilities in our specialist Science building which was opened in September 2011. 

This posts will be a permanent contract for suitable candidates to start in September or as soon as possible. 

Salary is on the Main/Upper Pay Spine point dependent upon experience with a TLR 1.2 

Candidates should be hugely enthusiastic, passionate about their subject and have an excellent knowledge of Science and how to effectively deliver it to instil a love of Science in young people through the leadership of an expanding Science team. The ability to lead and inspire through developing very positive working relationships with students and staff is essential. 

All candidates should complete the application form and attach a letter indicating their suitability for the post and outlining their leadership experiences.

Closing Date - Monday 25 March 2019 9.00am

Interviews planned for Friday 29 March 2019 (tbc).

Southlands is an Equal Opportunities Employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

This post is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975. If successful, you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 


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More about Southlands High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Clover Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2NJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1257 414455
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