Lead Teacher of Science, Doncaster

Closing date:

Sir Thomas Wharton AcademyDoncaster

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2B (£4,532)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Permanent  |  MPR / UPR  |  TLR 2B (£4,532)  |  September  2019

As a Doncaster school, if you gained QTS in the last 5 years or are about to qualify, you will be eligible for the teachers' student loan reimbursement. 

Do you:

  • Have the ambition, vision and drive to support leadership in the development of Science in a dynamic, forward-thinking department?
  • Wish to work as part of an exciting new team and contribute to the development of a world class Science curriculum?
  • Have the qualities required to develop professionals to fulfil your vision and to contribute to driving Science leadership and management forward?
  • Wish to inspire young minds to develop a love of learning?

If so, Sir Thomas Wharton Academy is the place to continue the next stage of your career.

The Maltby Learning Trust, consisting of primary and secondary Academies, is a vibrant and inspiring place to work and learn, striving to secure excellence in all aspects of its work.  

We are seeking to appoint a highly qualified, ambitious and talented Lead Teacher in Science to play a key role in the Science Department’s improvement journey by providing additional leadership capacity.  A passion for Science and a strong commitment to developing young Scientists who are invested in achieving their potential is essential.  

Our successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner, with high expectations of all learners and professionals within the team
  • Be a team player and work closely with other leaders in Science to develop and implement effective strategies and processes of departmental improvement
  • Be committed to raising standards for all students of Science

In return we offer:

  • An outstanding induction programme with supportive and dynamic staff
  • Excellent career development opportunities and access to a comprehensive programme of Personalised Professional Learning and Development
  • An opportunity to work collaboratively within a multi academy Trust

Prospective candidates are invited to visit the Academy and meet the team, please contact our recruitment partner, Jessica Galvin, to organise this on 0114 217 1556.

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

How do I apply? 

To request an application pack including role description, person specification and application form, please contact our recruitment partner, Jessica Galvin, on 0114 217 1556 / Jessica.Galvin@Hays.com 

Completed applications including a covering letter detailing how your skills and experience to date will prepare you for this role should be addressed to Mrs Yvonne Bootman, Associate Principal and submitted to Jessica Galvin - Jessica.Galvin@Hays.com 

Closing Date: Monday 20th May 2019

Interviews: w/c Monday 20th May 2019   

Job location

More about Sir Thomas Wharton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Tait Avenue, Edlington, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN12 1HH, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1709 864100