Relocation package & laptop considered
Required for start in September 2018
As a result of a recent internal promotion to our Senior Leadership Team, we are now seeking to appoint a highly ambitious middle leader as Head of Science. This is an exciting and highly sought after opportunity to lead an established department which consists of 10 teaching staff as well as 2 Lead Practitioners and a team of 5 Technicians.
This role will suit an experienced Teacher of Science with a strong academic track record, experience of effective management, the ability to lead and be capable of building good working relationships with staff, students and parents. In addition, applicants will need to demonstrate an effective and inspiring teaching style and determination to influence positive changes, as well as contribute to the further development of improving and narrowing the gaps of literacy and numeracy school wide.
The successful applicant would have responsibility for the strategic direction and development of the faculty, including:
•Teaching and Learning;
•Designing and developing an exciting, imaginative and effective curriculum for all Key Stages
•Leading and managing staff;
•Efficient and effective deployment of staff and resources
In return, the successful candidate can expect:
•A well resourced department which has undergone a £550,000 refurbishment
•Laboratories equipped with the latest technologies including interactive whiteboards, teaching wall and teacher’s demonstration area
•Comprehensive tailored induction programme
•Commitment to continuing professional development
•Opportunity for further progression
•An extensive support programme
You would be joining a ‘good’ school passionate about their students and about those students succeeding and achieving their ‘Personal Best’. If you feel that The King Edmund School is the type of school you are seeking, please apply by completing the application form available from our school website and email to email@example.com.
Early applications and school visits are warmly welcomed and positively encouraged.
Interviews will be held during the week commencing 30 April 2018
The King Edmund School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment and undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our Safer Recruitment & Selection Procedures.