Head of Science, Norfolk

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Lynn Grove AcademyNorfolk
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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L8 - L12
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

At Lynn Grove Academy our ambition is to provide all our students with great opportunities to discover what they are good at.  The science department is key to this endeavour and we are looking for a dedicated scientist to lead the team.  We want to prepare our pupils to be resourceful, resilient, critical thinkers.   We want to empower them with a good understanding of how science impacts on the world around them and how it influences the choices they will have to make. 

As Head of Science, you will have the opportunity to lead an excellent faculty.  You will work with a team of subject specialists who are determined to bring science alive.  You will teach exceptional young people, supporting them to make excellent progress and preparing them to continue their studies in science based subjects’ post 16.  

We have a well-deserved reputation for the quality of our CPD and have exciting plans to develop this area of our work from September 2018.  We know that working together not only improves results but also reduces workload and our structures will support this. 

Staff and pupils also benefit from the fact that we are part of the Creative Education Trust.

If your personal ambition matches the aspirations you have for your pupils, if you believe in working collaboratively, and if you want to work in a school where staff are valued and supported then please apply. 

For further information about the role and to find out more about our school go to www.lynngroveacademy.org.uk.  

Applications close at 9.00am on Friday 23 March 2018  

We are an equal opportunities employer with a firm commitment to the professional development of all our staff. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will have to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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More about Lynn Grove Academy
Address: Lynn Grove, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31 8AP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1493 661406