Teacher of Physics, North Yorkshire

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South Craven SchoolNorth Yorkshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £24,000 - £38,000 (MPS / UPS)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Physics

Permanent, Full Time

South Craven School, supported by South Craven Academy Trust since May 2011, is an 11-18 mixed comprehensive school situated in a semi-rural location on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales with easy access to Leeds, Bradford and Greater Manchester.  South Craven achieves strong results at both GCSE and A level and has an excellent vocational programme.

Learning is placed firmly at the heart of the South Craven School community. Our main priority is to ensure our students have the best opportunities for success and the highest possible aspirations for the future.  We are very proud of our excellent reputation in our local community, recognising our responsibility to provide young people with the skills and qualities to respond to the challenges of a fast and forever changing world.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Science department for an enthusiastic, talented teacher to join the team as a Teacher of Physics.  The Science faculty is one of the largest departments in the school and has twelve dedicated laboratories.  

The school has experienced mentors and good support structures for NQTs.

The successful candidate will join the team in September 2020.

The main duties and responsibilities of this post include:

• Teaching all aspects of science at KS3 and KS4 with the ability to teach Physics to A level

• Developing and maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of the curriculum

• Using appropriate teaching and classroom strategies to motivate students and enable their progress

• Contributing actively to the policies and aspirations of the school.

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate:

• An ability to teach Science across KS 3 & 4 and to A level

• An outstanding teaching ability

• Knowledge and understanding of the science curriculum

• Personal ambition and the capacity for hard work

Teachers in North Yorkshire may be eligible for additional retention grants and student loan repayments. More information is available from: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/apply-for-mathematics-and-physics-teacher-retention-payments

To hear more about this exciting vacancy, please contact our recruitment partner Paula Read at Hays Education T: 0113 2003710 or email paula.read@hays.com 

To apply please send your letter of application together with an up to date CV to Paula Read at Hays.  

The closing date for applications to be returned is Wednesday 26th February, interviews to be confirmed, but likely to take please during week commencing Monday 2nd March.                                         .

South Craven School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  All appointments made are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks.

More about South Craven School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Holme Lane, Cross Hills, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD20 7RL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1535 632861
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