‘A school where leaders and teachers have created a positive learning environment which makes a strong contribution to pupils’ confidence and enjoyment of school – Pupils’ personal development is enhanced by the extensive programme of extra-curricular opportunities available to them’ – Ofsted
Teacher of Science
Full time or part time
Required from September 2017, Fixed term for 1 year
Are you an inspirational, dedicated teacher who is committed to raising expectations and attainment? Do you consistently deliver well planned lessons, track individual pupil progress and provide structured feedback?
You will join our enthusiastic and collaborative Science department, teaching across all Key Stages. Students follow AQA GCSE Science or Separate Sciences at KS4, many of whom progress to A Level in Sixth Form.
The Science department has excellent resources: nine well equipped laboratories, each with an interactive whiteboard, Apple TV and advanced wireless network enabling all students to work on their iPads. Other specialist areas within the department include an orchid propagation lab, several greenhouses, one central prep room, and a science work room. We are extremely proud of the school’s internationally recognised orchid project.
Dragonfly Multi Academy Trust (MAT) incorporates Mendip Studio School, Writhlington School, a Sixth Form and Peasedown St John Primary School. With the exception of the Primary School, all are located on a large modern state of the art campus that benefits from exceptional media facilities, a 400-seat theatre and a Community Sports Centre. All students and teachers have their own iPad for use in school and at home to enhance the teaching and learning experience.
New staff ideas are encouraged and there are endless opportunities to lead and to contribute to its wide range of extracurricular activities: a large Combined Cadet Force, and international links with China, Tanzania & Rwanda that support the 14-19 curriculum.
If you would like to work in a collaborative, forward-thinking and supportive school, apply by 9.00 am, Monday 26 June 2017.
Interviews will be held on Friday 30th June 2017.
Download a full job description and application form at: http://www.writhlington.org.uk/contact/job-vacancies/
Tel: 01761 433581
Writhlington School, Knobsbury Lane, Radstock, Bath BA3 3NQ
Dragonfly Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS with a check against the Barred list is required for the successful candidate.