NEWLY QUALIFIED TEACHER OF SCIENCE
REQUIRED FOR SEPTEMBER 2017
Finham Park School is the Lead School in the recently established Finham Park Multi Academy Trust. Primary and secondary schools in Finham Park MAT will set out to pioneer, innovate and deliver a “World Class” education for all.
Finham Park School was judged as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2015, for the second time. It is a Specialist College in Mathematics & Computing, a National Support School, and Leading Edge School. It is highly over-subscribed with a Sixth Form of over 300 students. We have recently been accredited to the World Class Schools Organisation – endorsing that Finham Park is a place where all our students develop a love of “learning for life”.
We have a large and successful Science Faculty where 15 teachers are committed to developing active learning strategies to challenge and inspire all students. The Faculty is well resourced with recently refurbished laboratories and extensive resources. It has strong links both internally with other STEM subjects within the school and externally such as our link with our partner school in the USA. Science is extremely popular GCSE, Advance and Vocational Levels.
As a training school and experienced department we offer a thorough mentoring programme for NQTs including reduced contact time and a dedicated mentor who will meet with you regularly to offer guidance on marking and planning. In addition, as a lead department in a lead school we are well versed in showcasing outstanding teaching and offering CPD, both within the school and across the MAT.
The Governors are seeking to appoint an innovative and highly motivated newly qualified teacher to join a strong and enthusiastic team of teachers who are committed to delivering a high quality, lively, interesting, and mathematically rich curriculum to challenge and inspire all our students. The successful candidates will be required to teach Science to Key Stages 3 and 4 and there may be an opportunity to teach your specialism to Advanced Level. A Physics or Chemistry specialism would be highly advantageous.
Closing date: 3rd December 2016
Completed application forms should be returned either by email or by post to:
Finham Park Multi Academy Trust
Finham Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment