Science Teacher, Colchester

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Colchester AcademyColchester

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Start date: Easter 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Colchester Academy is looking for a main scale Science Teacher to join an already thriving team. Successful applicants will have experience teaching both KS3 and KS4 Science and will have a working knowledge of the new curriculum for KS4. The Science faculty at Colchester Academy boasts an excellent track record for results at KS4 and prides itself on its vibrancy, collaborative working and upon its innovative approach to the curriculum and wider school. Colchester Academy’s Science classrooms are spacious, modern and well equipped. 

Colchester Academy is a secondary school located in Colchester, Essex boasting one of the highest progress scores in the area, from the 2017 summer outcomes. The academy prides itself on nurturing, motivating and encouraging all its staff and pupils to be the best they can be. Colchester Academy’s ethos is founded on a set of key principles which inspire and are evident in all the academy does: 

- A culture of high aspirations, high achievement and success for all 

- Respect for others and self, with all people feeling valued 

- A secure and healthy environment which is at the heart of the community 

This is an exciting opportunity to work within Bright Tribe Trust, which brings together the best from the field of education and the commercial world to create a professional environment focused on educational performance, on results and on enhancing the potential of the local communities in which we operate. 

Through proven practices, Bright Tribe transforms the learning of children, raises standards and provides the highest quality learning environments, enabling learners and teaching staff to thrive and be the best.  Our aim is to break down the barriers that limit educational progress.  We do this through adopting a personal pathway for every child, taking account of individual needs, aspirations, and talents. 

This role provides excellent opportunities for career progression and advancement. Bright Tribe is committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training, and the culture is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect.  

For further information, job description and to apply please visit  

An application form must be completed in full to apply for this position

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit to the academy please contact Michelle Robinson, 01206 878878. 

Closing date:  Monday 11th December 2017 (midday). 

Salary:  Teachers Main Scale  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Colchester Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Hawthorn Avenue, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3JL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1206 861217
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