Teacher of Science, Bury

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Tottington High School-Specialist College of Mathematics & ComputingBury
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Start date: Required for 1st September 2019. (Or sooner if possible)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher’s Pay Grade £23,720 - £39,406 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teacher of Science with drive and ambition to work in this successful faculty. We currently offer Combined and Triple Science at GCSE. Our science department is housed in suited accommodation and all staff teach in their own equipped laboratories. Staff are very well supported with a team of highly skilled and supportive technicians. You will be expected to teach Science at Key Stage 3 & 4. The post is suitable for NQTs and/or experienced teachers.

Thank you for showing interest in this post and we hope that after reading the material included, you wish to apply. Please visit our main school website to gain further information about our school. We are a school with a very clear vision for its future and recently have converted to academy status to be part of the family within The Shaw Education Trust. The Trust is led by an Executive Leadership Team steeped in school leadership and improvement experience www.shaw-education.org.uk.  They are committed to the continued professional development of all members of staff and the sustained successful performance of all its academies.

We seek an exceptional candidate with drive and determination to join our family. The Headteacher, Senior Leadership Team, Academy Councillors and staff are committed to securing the best quality education for our young people and we know that the successful applicant will see this is an excellent opportunity. We are working to create something exceptional for the young people in our community and if this ambition appeals to you, we would be delighted to receive your application.

We are going to create something exceptional for the young people in our community and if this ambition appeals to you, we would be delighted to receive your application.

Tottington High School It is located on the north side of Bury in the village of Tottington, with easy access to motorways. We are a popular, forward looking 11-16 comprehensive school with a roll of approx. 950 students and total of 80+ staff. As an improving school, we are clear and ambitious for its future: it will be second to none. In order to accelerate pupils’ progress within the area of science, we seek a confident and highly driven candidate to join our family. 

Applicants are asked to write a letter of application of no more than 2 sides of A4, (minimum text size 11 Arial), to accompany the application form, outlining your experience relevant to the post and stating why you feel you would be suitable for the post. Please do not include a CV.

Employees of Tottington High School have a responsibility for, and must be committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and section 128 checks.

For further information please see the attachments below.

An application form is downloadable here and also downloadable from the school website https://www.tottington.bury.sch.uk/current-vacancies/ or Shaw Education Website: http://www.shaw-education.org.uk/careers.html and returnable to Mrs J Rishton, Headteacher’s PA, Tottington High School, Laurel Street, Tottington, Bury, BL8 3LY or by email to jrishton@tottingtonhighsch.co.uk by noon Monday 25th February 2019.

Closing Date: noon Monday 25th February 2019

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Address: Laurel Street, Tottington, Bury, BL8 3LY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 882327