Science Teacher, Dorset

Closing date:

The Blandford SchoolDorset
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: UPR/MPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Science Teacher 

Full and Part time (0.6FTE) options available

 Required for January 2020 

The Blandford School is a successful school with high aspirations for our students and is situated in the beautiful county of Dorset, 30 minutes from the beaches of Poole and Bournemouth and 40 minutes from the New Forest National Park. 

With outstanding modern facilities and inspirational and dedicated staff where students are progressing above the national average and significantly above in Science, we seek to appoint an ambitious and creative teacher to join our Science Faculty. All Science specialisms will be considered and there is the opportunity to teach at all key stages within your specialism. The Blandford School has created a supportive and dynamic environment, and has a proven track record for developing and retaining our colleagues into further leadership roles.

This role would suit both a teacher with experience or those new to the profession, who would relish joining a supportive and forward thinking school and a department with a passion for Teaching and Learning. 

The successful applicant will be working within a very successful Science faculty, boasting the best overall performance in the school and amongst all Science departments in Dorset when measuring by progress and attainment. In 2018 the Progress 8 Scores for all Science were well above the national average (0.5, 1.05, 1.7 and 1.1). 2019 provisional scores are also equally high. The Head of Faculty is a dedicated and inspirational leader who supports and develops colleagues to become outstanding teachers. 

For more information, please contact: Yasmin Haymonds, Head of Faculty –

CLOSING DATE: Monday 23rd September

INTERVIEW DATE: Week beginning 30th September

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and acceptable references. All applications must be made on Dorset County Council’s application form.  CV applications will not be considered.

More about The Blandford School
Address: Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7SQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1258 451121