Head of Science, Eltham, London SE9

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St Thomas More Catholic Comprehensive SchoolEltham, London SE9

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS + Inner London Allowance
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Fantastic opportunity to Head a department boasting Progress 8 Value-Added scores of 1.19 in a school within the top 1% of schools nationally!

At St Thomas More we are passionate about learning and teaching. The school gives the highest priority to quality teaching that excites, motivates and challenges all of us.

Rated as an outstanding school by Ofsted in 2014, we focus on all students making outstanding progress. This is reflected in the Progress 8 Value-Added scores which place the school well within the top 1% of all secondary schools nationally.

The School is looking to appoint a Head of Science for a September 2018 start who will join and strengthen the department. This role is suitable for an experienced teacher.

To be successful, you need to be a qualified teacher who has outstanding subject knowledge and is passionate about your subject. You should also possess the ability to teach consistently at an outstanding level - we want to appoint someone who can motivate our students in the subject.

Students at St Thomas More receive the highest quality of science education and are able to understand the world through a range of scientific disciplines. Students are actively encouraged to develop a sense of excitement, interest and curiosity about natural phenomena and the world around them.

Science is the top performing department at St Thomas More and is a dynamic and successful one. The department has dedicated teaching rooms each equipped with an interactive whiteboard. We value the innovative use of ICT to enhance the teaching and learning of Science.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 20th May 2018 and successful shortlisted applicants will be contacted on Monday 21st.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 22nd May 2018

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More about St Thomas More Catholic Comprehensive School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Footscray Road, Greenwich, London, SE9 2SU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8850 6700
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We have an excellent academic record - 98% 5+ A* - C in 2012 and 87% 5+ A* - C (including English and Maths) * exceptional standards of behaviour within a caring and supportive ethos * a top quality, committed team of staff * High Performing Speciali...