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Job details
Employer Tiverton High School
Location Devon
Salary TPS TLR1b
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts Easter 2017

Tiverton High School is an innovative and successful Visual Arts college situated within easy reach of Exmoor and the North Devon coast. We have 1186 students aged 11-16 on role and have a genuinely comprehensive intake. Our philosophy is grounded on the belief that ‘we are here to help children succeed: it’s that simple’.   

We are seeking to appoint a dedicated and inspirational leader of science to guide our science department. This is a key role in the school. You will be responsible for the strategic direction of the team and have a clear vision for science within the curriculum. The successful candidate will contribute to whole school improvement from Easter 2017.   

It is essential that you are an exceptional classroom practitioner able to inspire students to achieve. You will also need to combine excellent organisational and management skills with the ability to lead, inspire and motivate both staff and students. You will have previous experience in a departmental or whole school leadership role and be able to demonstrate your positive impact on student outcomes.   

The science department is a dedicated team, striving to raise standards through developing outstanding teaching and learning, and the department is very well equipped and resourced. If you are willing to go the extra mile and share our ambition to provide an outstanding education to fantastic children, then we would welcome your application.   

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact us on 01884 256655 to arrange this. 

For further information of for an application pack please telephone Meg Hepworth on 01884 256655 or email mhepworth@tiverton.devon.sch.uk, or visit the school website www.tiverton.devon.sch.uk

Closing date: 9th December 2016 at 12:00pm 

Interview date: 12th December 2016 

About the employer

Information about Tiverton High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
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Locations and contacts

Bolham Road
Tiverton
Devon
EX16 6SQ
United Kingdom
+44 1884 243364