Teacher of Physics, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

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Discovery SchoolNewcastle-upon-Tyne

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Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,466 - £39,960
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Discovery School is the first of its kind. It is an industry driven STEM school for 13-19 year olds located in the North East of England centrally based at the very heart of the city of Newcastle upon Tyne. We specialise in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. We are a school with industrial ambition offering a unique learning experience that looks, feels and operates more like a high tech STEM facility than a traditional secondary school.   We are looking to expand our staffing to include a full time teacher of GCSE and A Level to start as soon as possible. You must be able to teach physics.  The ability to teach chemistry or biology as a second subject would also be useful.  

You will be in tune with our plans for creating an innovative, STEM based curriculum and have the skills, talents and capabilities to turn our plans into practice. You will work with a talented team of practitioners in leading our students to aim high in their aspirations and achievements. 

We have purpose built state of the art facilities, prestigious industry partners and support from our lead sponsor NCG, one of the largest educational organisations in the country. You will have access to significant resources to support you in bringing your vision for learning to life at Discovery School.  

This position requires an outstanding individual who can work with colleagues to turn strategy into action.  You will have experience of working in education and have a passion for work based learning. Discovery School is committed to spotting talent and harnessing potential  We are an inclusive non selective school and our catchment area spans seven local authorities. 

We therefore have the future potential to make a real impact in supporting the regeneration of the industrial heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. You will play a significant part in helping us realise this ambition.  Discovery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment.  Strictly no agencies or canvassing.

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More about Discovery School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 19 years
Address: Blandford Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 4HB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 272 1111
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