Sharnbrook Upper School is set within attractive rural surroundings and is highly regarded within Bedfordshire as providing excellent opportunities for pupils currently aged 13 to 18. We are looking forward to becoming Sharnbrook Academy and moving to secondary status from September 2017, when our students will join the school from the age of 11. Our students engage enthusiastically in lessons, and their behaviour for learning is exemplary. Our staff are committed, motivated and welcoming, and proud to be part of a consistently high achieving school.
Teacher of Chemistry
+ Recruitment & retention allowance for the right applicant
Full Time - Required for September 2017
We are offering an exciting opportunity to join a high-performing, cohesive science team working within a superb science centre comprising 17 laboratories, a seminar room and large science activity area and who have high aspirations for its students and a commitment to supporting and developing its staff. You should be a professional, enthusiastic and ambitious teacher of chemistry who can inspire students in their learning, deliver enjoyable but challenging lessons up to GCSE and A level and continue our tradition of developing fantastic opportunities for students by sharing ideas and collaborating in the development and review of new schemes of work and new ways of working. You will also provide support to students through our vertical tutoring system.
If you think you might be the right person for this position, we look forward to your application to become part of Sharnbrook’s exciting success story.
We can offer:
• a recruitment and retention allowance for the right applicant;
• the opportunity to join a highly successful school and multi-academy trust;
• a stimulating and creative working environment where extracurricular activities flourish;
• an exceptional CPD provision tailored to your needs, including a well-developed NQT programme;
• career/secondment opportunities within our MAT schools;
• childcare vouchers and an on-site nursery for babies and pre-school children.
Closing Date: Tuesday 25th April 2017 at 9.00 am
To apply, please send a completed application form with a covering letter to the HR Department: HR@sharnbrook.beds.sch.uk
Sharnbrook Upper School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will undergo appropriate child protection screening including checks with past employers, the Disclosure and Barring Service and the list of those prohibited from teaching or working within the profession.