Head of Science, Waltham Forest

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Highams Park SchoolWaltham Forest

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Start date: September 2018 (or earlier if possible)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L10-L14 (£52,324 -£57,368)
Contract term: Permanent

Highams Park School is looking to appoint a strong, talented curriculum leader to work alongside an experienced and enthusiastic team of staff. You will be responsible for leading the Science Department and ensuring that student progress is maximized through innovative, challenging and engaging teaching. You will have excellent subject knowledge and be passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people. You should have leadership experience or evidence of skills and attributes equipping you to take on this role.

The Science Department is large, well-resourced and experienced. This post represents an excellent opportunity for an ambitious professional ready to take on the challenge of improving an already successful department in which outcomes are good in all key stages.

Highams Park is a very successful co-educational 11-18 Academy converter with 1600 students on roll including nearly 400 in the 6th Form. We pride ourselves on being a comprehensive school that serves the local area and in which there is a strong culture of traditional values coupled with an emphasis on high quality, forward-thinking teaching and learning.

Please email the school on scroft@highamsparkschool.co.uk HR Manager, or go to our website to find out more.

Please complete our application form (download from website) and return by midday 19th February 2018.

Early applications will be considered on receipt and interviews scheduled accordingly

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HIGHAMS PARK SCHOOL
Handsworth Avenue, Highams Park, E4 9PJ



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: 34 Handsworth Avenue, Highams Park, London, E4 9PJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 5274051
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