Head of Science, Hertfordshire

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The Highfield SchoolHertfordshire

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Start date: 1st September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR1b Currently £13,654 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Required from 1st September 2020 We are seeking to appoint an exceptional teacher of science who is either a current departmental lead or someone looking for the next step on their career path.

The candidate must be an outstanding science classroom practitioner who is ready to lead others to make an impact and continue to raise standards across the department. You should have a proven track record of improving standards as a teacher and at department level. 

You will be teaching high quality lessons across the key stages as well as leading and supporting your colleagues effectively to achieve our shared vision of excellence, aspiration and opportunity for all our young people.

The Highfield School is an oversubscribed ‘good’ school with ‘outstanding’ leadership and management. You will be joining a professional, supportive team that is committed to our Cooperative Values and the wellbeing and CPD of staff. Our students are at the heart of everything we do and we encourage each of them to aim to achieve their full potential.

If you believe you can make a difference through high quality teaching and learning then we would like to hear from you.

For further details and/or to arrange a tour of the school, please contact: 
Tracy King, School Business Manager or visit our website

Closing date:  Monday 24th February at 12 noon
Interviews to be held on Wednesday 26th February

The Highfield School is committed to safeguarding children and young people.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

More about The Highfield School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Highfield, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 3QA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1462 620500
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