Lead Teacher of Biology / Life Sciences, Derby

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UTC Derby Pride ParkDerby

Date posted:
Start date: Easter 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,894 - £40,284£2500 additional payment for leading the delivery of Life Sciences
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We aim to deliver an outstanding STEM focused educational experience grounded in real, relevant workplace practice.  Partnerships with world-class companies, schools, colleges and universities give our students a unique start to their future careers. We provide training today for the jobs of tomorrow.  Our cutting-edge facilities and engagement with employers’ / university partners provides an exciting environment in which to teach and develop professionally.

In addition, you should be a highly skilled practitioner who understands the challenges of educating 13 -19 year olds in an employer led technology rich environment.  Effective partnership working is absolutely critical to the UTC’s success.  In return, we are committed to support the new post-holder to develop their leadership skills through a focused programme of support and development, which will help to ensure the outstanding outcomes we strive for our young people and preparation for further career progression.

The suitable candidate will; lead and manage Life Sciences, thereby ensuring that all students and team members adhere to the UTC values and policies and that all students taught within the faculty are given opportunities to maximise their potential; provide high quality teaching and assessments for all students studying within the faculty; lead and contribute to collaborative teaching and learning planning across faculties to fully implement the holistic learning vision of the UTC.

More about UTC Derby Pride Park
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: 3 Locomotive Way, Pride Park, Derby, Derbyshire, DE24 8PU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1332 477400

The Derby Manufacturing UTC provides innovative, dynamic, and empowering education and training for young people who have an interest and aptitude for engineering and technological based careers.  With a focus on engineering and emerging technol...