Head of Science Faculty, Bexley

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Cleeve Park SchoolBexley

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS Outer London and TLR 1b £9661.00
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Science Faculty

Required from 1st September 2019

MPS Outer London and TLR 1b £9661.00

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, strategic and inspiring leader of Science who leads by example in the classroom. This is an opportunity for the successful candidate to work with a team of teachers who are eager to further develop and improve the outcomes for students in Science. You will be leading the department at an exciting time in its development, managing curriculum change and, through your work within Science, contributing to whole school success. 

The successful candidate will:

• Have the ability to lead successfully within the department, ensuring attainment improves rapidly

• Be a strategic and innovative thinker 

• Be able to inspire and motivate students and colleagues 

• Lead the department by example to achieve success for all students 

• Take responsibility for curriculum development at KS3 and KS4 

• Be a proven outstanding teacher who is able to coach and mentor other staff 

The successful candidate will join a truly collaborative and supportive team. In addition, as part of the Kemnal Academies Trust, Cleeve Park offers first class professional development and opportunities to share best practice across the federation. 

We are a popular 11-18 school, providing an excellent education for all our students, with a commitment to learning, pride in our community and sharing success in all we do. 

Following a successful Ofsted Inspection the school is rated as ‘Good’ and we are on the journey to becoming ‘Outstanding’. We are situated in attractive grounds in the south of Bexley and located within easy reach of the M25 with good access to both central London and rural Kent. 

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of students and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful applicant.


We reserve the right to close the application process early if suitable candidates apply.

Download details & an application form from the school website: www.cleevepark-tkat.org


Email the Head’s PA – doylej@cleevepark-tkat.org

Closing date for applications: 22nd April 2019

More about Cleeve Park School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bexley Lane, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 4JN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8302 6418
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