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Head of Science Faculty

Shoeburyness High SchoolSouthend-on-Sea

Are you a passionate teacher looking for the next step in your career?

We are looking for a well-qualified, experienced teacher or middle leader to join our school as Head of the Science Faculty.

You should be an outstanding practitioner of Science who can ensure high standards of teaching and learning across the subject area. This is an excellent opportunity for an exceptional teacher ready to take on additional responsibilities or someone who is leading a subject area in a Science Faculty looking for an increase in their leadership role.

Applications from current Heads of Science, already in post, but looking to increase the size of their role, responsibility and aiming for Senior Leadership would also be very welcome.

Shoeburyness High School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates. As a provider of employment and education, we value the diversity of our staff and students, and all our staff are equally valued and respected. We are committed to providing a fair, equitable and mutually supportive learning and working environment for our students and staff.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact us by email: or telephone: 01702 292286 to arrange a conversation with Mr T Thorpe, Deputy Head Teacher with oversight of the Science Faculty.

We encourage visits to the school prior to application and are happy to arrange these for candidates. Visits will take place in the week commencing 29th November 2021.

To apply, please visit: for guidance notes and to download a SECAT Application Form. Please email your completed application to:

Closing date: 10 December 2021

Interview date: w/c 13 December 2021.

SECAT reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.

SECAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and visitors to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance, and satisfactory references. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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