Head of Science, Lancashire

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Central Lancaster High SchoolLancashire

Date posted:
Start date: April 2020 or ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2a
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic teacher as the Head of Science, to help us to achieve our mission to create opportunities and experiences which empower all our learners to develop commitment, creativity and our community; ensuring personal success, enabling individual progress and preparing for life beyond school. They will lead a team of dedicated professionals. Candidates should be ambitious for themselves and our students, have a track record of excellent results, great communication skills and be ready to make a difference.

We are looking for someone who:

  • is ready to lead a team of colleagues and drive standards and development in the science department
  • is committed to raising the aspirations and attainment of all of our students
  • is a creative, imaginative and experiential classroom teacher
  • is bold, optimistic and tenacious in setting and achieving high standards
  • is emotionally intelligent, embraces a growth mind set and is driven towards improvement


We can offer you:

  • Excellent professional development
  • Potential for future leadership development and opportunities
  • A supportive school community
  • A chance to SHINE and make a real impact


This is an exciting time to join our school as we pursue our partnership with The Bay Learning Trust.  We are an 11-16 school where our Governors are committed to fantastic professional and career development.

For further information or to arrange a visit to the school, please email heather.low@lancasterhigh.lancs.sch.uk or call 01524 32636 and speak to Heather (Principal’s PA).

Closing date: 12.00 noon on Monday 25th November   

Interviews: 12th December 2019

Central Lancaster High School and Lancashire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for this post.

More about Central Lancaster High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Crag Road, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 3LS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1524 32636
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