Teacher of Science, Camberwell New Road, London SE5 0RP

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Sacred Heart Catholic SchoolCamberwell New Road, London SE5 0RP

Date posted:
Start date: 01/01/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (Inner London) depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Sacred Heart Catholic Secondary School, Camberwell, London is one of the leading schools in the country, having finished 15th nationally in the Progress 8 league table last year. Additionally, we were named best secondary school in the country at the National Pupil Premium Awards at the Houses of Parliament and won three SSAT awards for pupil progress. This is therefore a fantastic opportunity to join a truly outstanding school.

Sacred Heart seeks an outstanding teacher of Science to join our thriving Science Department where 93% of our pupils achieved A*-C in additional science this year. Furthermore, 100% of Triple Science students achieved A*-C in their Biology, Chemistry and Physics GCSEs with 99% of these results being A*-B. Many of our pupils go on to achieve excellent results in the Sciences at A Level and study Science-related courses at University.   

We are a Specialist Maths, Computing and Languages College and we require a teacher with a proven track record of results and classroom management as well as experience of Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.

Our school is a high performing and heavily oversubscribed 11-18 institution which is consistently in the top 1% of the country’s schools based on VA and progress. We were judged as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in all categories during our last inspection. 

We strive to be a Catholic community in which the Christian principles of care and respect are valued, with an emphasis on the development of the individual through academic achievement and personal development.  

The ideal candidate will:

  • be experienced in teaching to an outstanding level
  • have the commitment and passion to make a difference to the lives of pupils
  • be committed to Sacred Heart’s ethos of high expectations

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to

  • teach within an outstanding school in a recently rebuilt school site
  • develop their career within an outstanding, high achieving department and have      access to a range of CPD both within and outside the school environment

For information about the school, please go to www.sacredheart.southwark.sch.uk

Visits to the school before application submission are welcomed. Please contact Luke Williams on 0207 274 6844 or email LWilliams15@sacredheart.southwark.sch.uk to arrange this.

Please complete your application by 11am on Friday 13th October 2017.

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, so early applications are encouraged and welcomed

Location: Sacred Heart Catholic School, Camberwell New Road, London SE5 0RP

Closing Date: 11am on Friday, 13th October 2017

Start Date: 1st January 2018

Salary: MPS/UPS (Inner London) depending on experience

Sacred Heart is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Sacred Heart Catholic School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Camberwell New Road, London, SE5 0RP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7274 6844
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An Outstanding School

Sacred Heart Catholic School is a high performing, heavily oversubscribed 11-18 school. The school is consistently in the top 10% of the country’s schools based on Value Added and has been judged as ‘Outstanding&rsquo...