Science: Leader of Key Stage 3, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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The John of Gaunt SchoolTrowbridge, Wiltshire

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR2B
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


The John of Gaunt School

- A Community Academy –

Headteacher: Mike Gunston

‘A Good School’ 

‘a positive ethos permeates throughout the school’

Ofsted March 2014



Starting 1st September 2018, we are seeking a dynamic and committed Teacher of Science to join our thriving community academy. Key responsibilities will include raising achievement through curriculum development, teaching & learning, assessment and intervention in Key Stage 3. The role will be an excellent foundation for an aspirant Faculty leader and you will be well supported in your leadership development. You will be joining a dedicated, supportive Science team, with strong leadership.

We are looking for a colleague with:

· a commitment to raising student achievement at all levels

· an imaginative and creative approach to teaching and learning 

· a shared belief in our inclusive ethos. 

A commitment to help all young people and staff to achieve their best is expected of all staff. 

Our school is a fully comprehensive single Academy for students from the ages of 11 – 18, with approximately 1110 students on roll. We are a school for our community and strongly believe in the potential of every young person. 

Visits to the school are encouraged.

Closing date for applications is 10.00 am on Friday 27th April 2018

Interviews will be held week beginning 30th April 2018

Full details and an application form can be accessed via our website, or you may contact Elaine Baldwin on 01225 711158 or via e-mail, CVs will not be considered. 

The John of Gaunt School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful for this position you will be expected to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service before appointment is confirmed. References will be sought on shortlisted candidates before interview.

Wingfield Road, Trowbridge, Wilts, BA14 9EH

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More about The John of Gaunt School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Wingfield Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 9EH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1225 762637
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