Principal Teacher of Science, Preston

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Our Lady's Catholic High SchoolPreston

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers Pay Range plus TLR 1c
Contract term: Permanent

Ref: 164608A

A wonderful opportunity has arisen to lead and manage our science department due to the retirement of our Head of Science. We wish to appoint a highly motivated, excellent teacher of science who has the determination, passion and clarity of vision to ensure outstanding outcomes for all our pupils.

Our Lady's Catholic High School is a highly successful oversubscribed 11-16 mixed High School of 900 pupils serving mainly the Catholic community in the north of Preston. In 2017, 75% of students achieved 5 or more standard passes including mathematics and English at GCSE and we have achieved a positive Progress 8 score for the last three years.

Informal discussion: Please telephone Richard Charnock on 01772 326900.

Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice.  You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at  or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy and a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Application forms: The Headteacher at the school. Return forms to the Headteacher at the school.

Closing date: 27 April 2018 at 12 noon.

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More about Our Lady's Catholic High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: St. Anthony's Drive, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 3SQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1772 326900
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