Teacher of Science, Birmingham

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Bishop Challoner Catholic CollegeBirmingham

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Start date: 01/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS, TLR is available for a suitably qualified applicant
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Institute Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 7EG

NOR 1,224 including 237 in Sixth Form

Required for January 2020

Permanent Teacher of Science - TLR is available for a suitably qualified applicant

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a very successful and forward thinking Science Department within a Teaching School which is thriving, enthusiastic with real team spirit. In 2019 at GCSE level, over 95% of students achieved a grade 4 or above in Biology, Chemistry and Physics and 52% of our students achieved 4-4 and above in Combined Science. We always have strong science A level uptake with great success in exams. This year we enjoyed again excellent pass rates in Biology, Physics and Chemistry. 

Applicants will have had several years’ experience of teaching across the ability range at KS3 and KS4 and will need to be passionate, well organised, enthusiastic and hardworking, having high expectations of students and colleagues. 

Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to develop the teaching resources and other assessment materials. A TLR is available for a suitably qualified applicant.

We provide a first class INSET programme at Bishop Challoner, which supports the professional development of teachers at all stages in their careers. 

Bishop Challoner is a very successful, heavily over-subscribed mixed 11-19 comprehensive school in the South of Birmingham.  We were designated one of the first 100 Teaching Schools in the country. This is a measure of the high achievement of the school and its excellence in training and developing staff. This will allow exciting opportunities for any newly appointed members of staff. 

Bishop Challoner is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  It has policies and procedures to ensure that this occurs.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

For an application pack, or to arrange an informal tour of the school and the department you will be joining, please contact Lorraine Houldcroft, PA to Headteacher on 0121-444-4161 or visit our website www.bishopchalloner.org.uk/vacancies or click on APPLY NOW button on the TES website - please note all applications have to be on the CES application form.

Email applications to Lorraine Houldcroft: l.houldcroft@bishopchalloner.bham.sch.uk

Closing date for applications is: Tuesday 15th October 2019 at 10am

More about Bishop Challoner Catholic College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Institute Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B14 7EG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 444 4161
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