Science Teacher (Fixed Term to cover Maternity Leave), Watlington, Oxfordshire

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Icknield Community CollegeWatlington, Oxfordshire

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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking to recruit a teacher of Science for a fixed term period of April 2018 to September 2018 or April 2018 to April 2019 to cover maternity leave. Our successful candidate will be:

  • Thoroughly committed to enabling all students to reach their potential 
  • A creative and forward-thinking teacher who places high value on their own professional development in order to improve continuously as a practitioner 
  • Motivated, resilient and flexible 
  • A team player 
  • Committed to achieving a work/life balance and maintaining their own interests outside of teaching

We will offer our successful candidate a school which:

  • Exists to serve its students and both support and challenge its staff 
  • Focuses relentlessly on improving teaching and learning in order to raise standards 
  • Enjoys positive relationships between staff and students 
  • Knows every individual student well because of its size 
  • Is on an upward trajectory and excited about its future

This is a successful Science department, consistently attaining results above the national average.  In 2017, 76% of students achieved an A* - C in either Core Science, Additional Science, Biology, Chemistry or Physics GCSE.  The department is fully resourced and this is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic, supportive and forward thinking team.  

Icknield Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  All staff must have a full DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) Enhanced Certificate before commencing employment which the school will process on appointment.

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More about Icknield Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Love Lane, Watlington, Oxfordshire, OX49 5RB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1491 612691
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