We are seeking an excellent and ambitious Teacher of Biology. The successful candidate will join a very strong team with a reputation for achieving excellent outcomes and developing staff through its inspirational leadership, shared sense of purpose and progressive attitude to pedagogy. A suitable candidate would have the opportunity to teach the full age range from Years 7 to 13.
The successful candidate will join Clarendon Academy at a particularly exciting time in its development. Under the leadership of Mark Stenton, who returned from an Executive role this summer, the academy was graded Good with Outstanding Leadership and Behaviour. The academy has achieved its best ever results, increased its intake rapidly and developed a reputation for innovation and high standards. The academy is now in a position to develop strong links with other successful local schools as part of a Multi Academy Trust which will have the potential to transform education in Trowbridge and the surrounding area and benefit from the growing numbers of young people in the area.
The academy can offer the successful candidate a welcoming, supportive and disciplined environment, a teaching philosophy which encourages flexible and innovative practice, plentiful CPD opportunities, ambitious students who respect each other and adults in the school and a great location close to Bath, Bristol and the beautiful Wiltshire and Somerset countryside.
This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher who has the energy and drive to make a difference and the desire to achieve to teach with rigour and creativity. It is open to NQTs and more experienced colleagues alike. Application should be made by completing the application form including a letter of application indicating how your experience, qualities and vision for education make you a strong candidate for the position.
Please go to our website at www.clarendonacademy.com for further information, instructions on how to apply and to download an application form.
Deadline for applications: 10am 21st May 2018
Interviews: 23rd May 2018
Start date: 1st September 2018
The Clarendon Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.
The Clarendon Academy - Aspire to Excellence
Frome Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 0DJ
Headteacher: Mr M Stenton