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Head of Science

Outwood Academy RedcarRedcar and Cleveland

32.5 per week, term time only, plus 5 days

Outwood Academy Redcar has been part of the Outwood Grange Academies Trust since October 2017 and is an exceptional place to build your future. Our school-based community is welcoming & friendly; students and staff make excellent progress together.

We can enhance your skills and teaching practice and help you to move into the position to which you aspire. Our Trust includes five teaching schools, a Maths Hub, an English Hub, four School Direct providers, two national support schools and an appropriate body. These organisations work together to form the Outwood Institute of Education and work to support schools to improve outcomes for young people across the North of England. If you want a rewarding career in education with the prospect of advancement we want to hear from you.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust offers:

• The opportunity to work and progress across the Family of Schools, should you wish in the future;

• The chance to apply for leadership roles in the Deeps structure taking on a whole school leadership project;

• The support and expertise of our Directors of Science working across the Family of Schools;

• A full and detailed programme of support and development for all;

• A further comprehensive programme of professional development, including leadership, provided through the Outwood Institute of Education.

We are seeking applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role as a Head of Science. This is an opportunity to join our young and enthusiastic Science Department. The department is committed to driving progress and attainment to improve the life chances of every student. We need a leader who is passionate about their subject and keen to drive their department to provide young people with the best possible education whatever their background or ability. If you care about the success of all students and have the energy, enthusiasm and experience to make that success a reality, we would welcome your application.

We believe that all teaching and support staff posts within our Family of Schools are key posts in terms of supporting student success and achievement across a broad range of subjects and experiences. As such we are keen to recruit dedicated and ambitious professionals who will add value to our Academy in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom.

In line with Government guidance we are currently limiting access to our academy and therefore part of the interview process maybe held via google meet however interviews will take place face to face. Every effort will be made to try and accommodate any specific requirements so that no-one is at a disadvantage. If you would like a conversation about either the academy or the position, please contact Alison Chiverton on 07701 077 495.

For more information and to apply online, please go to: www.outwood.com > Careers.

Closing date: Midday on 8 December 2020.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.