Science Teacher, Birmingham

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Washwood Heath AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

“Welcome to our Washwood Heath Family” is what we say to every Year 7 student on their first day at Washwood Heath Academy and we mean it. “Learners today, Leaders tomorrow” is our motto and underpins our core values.   

Are you an enthusiastic and inspirational Teacher of Science who would like to join an Academy rated as Good by Ofsted?   

Do you believe that anyone can excel and that everyone deserves the best? Then come and join our exceptionally successful Science Department. The Department is innovative, hard-working with a friendly and supportive team. 

We have a strong commitment to ensuring student progress and high quality teaching and learning provision for all. Our results are well above national average, in Triple Science, Additional Science and Core Science and students make excellent progress. We have a strong tradition of success and our A level Biology, Chemistry and Physics are very popular courses.  The successful applicant will be passionate about Science and keen to contribute to our high standards and performance.  

We:  

  • have motivated, vibrant, multi-ethnic students and staff. 
  • have a strong family ethos where individuals are respected and valued.  
  • offer an excellent induction programme within a friendly and supportive environment.
  • offer a whole range of opportunities to develop further colleagues’ teaching skills and leadership potential.
  • are creative and innovative in our approach to all aspects of school life.
  • are well resourced and ICT rich.
  • are committed to continuous improvement and have strong links with universities including the University of Birmingham School of Education and BCU. 
  • are part of the Washwood Heath Multi Academy Trust that provides numerous professional development opportunities, on-site parking and Perkbox benefits, which include discounted restaurants and free mobile phone insurance.   


If you would like to join an oversubscribed, forward thinking academy with a strong vision, and a team of staff and students who share the commitment to its success then, we would welcome your application.   We know you would love it here- our school is in a central location, with wonderful and enthusiastic pupils, amazing staff who always go the extra mile for their classes. 

Our friendly, family feel is part of the reason that parents choose Washwood Heath Academy for their children. It’s a fun place to be!   

This post is suitable for a newly qualified teacher or an experienced teacher.  

For further details, please visit the school website:  www.washwoodheath.com  

Closing date for applications:  9:00 Friday 17th November 2017  

Washwood Heath Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Burney Lane, Stechford, Birmingham, West Midlands, B8 2AS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 675 7272
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“Welcome to our Washwood Heath Family” is what we say to every Year 7 student on their first day at Washwood Heath Academy and we mean it. Education transforms lives and we prepare every student to succeed and equip them with the confidence and skill...