Science Teacher / Progress Leader, Sheffield S12 3BP

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The Birley AcademySheffield S12 3BP

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: M1-M6 (Teacher) +TLR2b (Progress Leader)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

At The Birley Academy, we believe that learning is our most important activity: and that’s equally true for our students and staff. We’re passionate about self-improvement and we go the extra mile to make sure that lessons are relevant, purposeful, engaging and rewarding. An excellent CPD package supports our people at every stage of their careers, from training through to Headship, and as part of the L.E.A.D. multi-academy trust, we enjoy comprehensive backing and can offer exceptional prospects.

We're looking for Teachers of Science to enhance the learning experience within the school, helping our students to realise their full potential through delivering high quality teaching. Whether you are an experienced Teacher or an NQT we would welcome your application.

Alternatively, if you demonstrate leadership ability, the role of Progress Leader exists which would attract a TLR2b and designated time outside of your teaching responsibility to be able to make a real impact on student progress and achievement. This role would see you responsible for reporting, target setting and developing strategies to improve individual student progress across a designated year group. You will work with colleagues teaching across this year group to ensure that appropriate interventions and strategies are in place to enhance the learning experience and drive improved attainment and progress. 

We are situated on a modern campus in south-east Sheffield with strong, respectful teacher-pupil relations, working in an cultural environment of high expectations and even higher achievement, backed by rigorous self-evaluation and continuous improvement. 

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Closing date: 2nd April 2018

Interview date: w/c 16th April 2018

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about The Birley Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
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