Teacher of Physics
Contract start date 24 August 2018 (first teaching day 28 August 2018)
Ashby School is a thriving, successful and over-subscribed 14-19 Academy with 1700 students on roll including 600 post-16. Conveniently located close to the M42 and M1, within easy reach of several areas of outstanding natural beauty and with the newly created national forest on the doorstep, the school is set in its own attractive grounds in the expanding market town of Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire. With an excellent reputation within the local community, a recent Ofsted inspection found the school to be a ‘good school’ in all inspection categories.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and determined teacher with a passion for their subject and the ability to enthuse and engage students and the dedication, commitment and strategies to raise attainment at both Key Stages 4 and 5.
We offer an excellent Continued Professional Development programme within a supportive environment and are committed to continuous improvement in both teaching and learning.
Lessons in our Science Department are delivered in a suite of well-resourced, purpose built, laboratories fully equipped with a state of the art sound system, data projectors, interactive white boards, Apple TVs and internet access.
Recently the school has made major investment in the latest technologies including a state of the art immersive learning hub, further enhancing understanding and promoting creativity in learning.
We are proud of the work we do at Ashby School: if you are passionate about teaching and learning and share our enthusiasm for Physics, we would be delighted to hear from you.
Further information is available on the school website: www.ashbyschool.org.uk
Closing date for applications is Monday 23 April at 12 noon
Ashby School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to enhanced clearance by the Disclosure and Barring Service.