Lead Practitioner - Science, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire

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Westborough High SchoolDewsbury, West Yorkshire

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L4 – L10 £42, 398 - £49,199 (L13 £52,930 max. negotiable dependent upon prior experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and inspirational Lead Practitioner Science. The role provides an excellent opportunity for someone to increase their influence and expertise at both departmental and whole school level.   

You will be joining both a successful and well established whole school lead practitioner team and the science team and are warmly welcomed to visit our school to meet other staff and to see for yourself what a great place Westborough is to work.  

The school has a reputation for good educational standards, firm discipline and a caring ethos which focuses on the development of individuals. An Ofsted inspection in June 2017 designated the school as Good where pupils ‘take their learning seriously and want to achieve well”. Ofsted commended the school leadership team for providing “quality training for teachers’’.

If you:  

• Are a dynamic and forward thinking teacher of science

• Have the skills and energy to inspire, lead and motivate others to develop their teaching  

As a valued member of the school we can offer:    

• Clear and shared values and expectations  

• A commitment to tailored professional development   

• A stimulating work environment   

• An experienced, highly committed and supportive leadership team    

The closing date:

Applications to be returned by 9.00 a.m. on Friday 27 April 2018

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 1 May 2018

For further details or to arrange a visit, please contact Fiona Sharp, PA to the Headteacher on 01924 469549 or email fsharp@w-h-s.org.uk

How to apply: 

Please apply via the quick apply button to submit your application directly to us.

If you have the vision and drive for excellence and want to be part of an enthusiastic, dedicated and well-resourced team, committed to ensuring that pupils not only achieve their potential but exceed it, then we would like to hear from you. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Westborough High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Stockhill Street, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 2JE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 469549
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Westborough High School is an 11-16 school with 950 pupils and around 140 staff.  We are a caring, lively and vibrant learning community.  Staff enjoy working at Westborough and are passionate about improving the educational experience of p...