Teacher of Science, Cheddar, Somerset

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The Kings of Wessex AcademyCheddar, Somerset
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Science

Required for September 2019 (Maternity contract – 1 year)

Suitable for an NQT or Experienced Teacher

We want to hear from you if you are an inspirational teacher who has a passion for seeing young people succeed. This is a fantastic opportunity if you are either an NQT looking for your first qualified teaching role or a more experienced teacher. You will work across two schools (Kings of Wessex Academy and Hugh Sexey Church of England Middle School). Both are exceptional Academies that provide a world class education for all students. You will have an opportunity to teach across KS3 – KS5. Kings has one of the top performing science facilities in Somerset and Science is extremely popular at A Level, with many students gaining places to further their studies at University.

The successful applicant will join a supportive, dynamic, and progressive team. NQTs can expect an outstanding supportive programme with staff dedicated to support your success.

Candidates will need to demonstrate that they:

  • are an outstanding teacher (or as an NQT, aspiring to be outstanding)
  • have excellent subject knowledge, and the ability to consistently teach inspirational lessons
  • have good organisational and communication skills
  • can be innovative, creative, enthusiastic – able to deliver results
  • have the ability and willingness to make a broader contribution to the life of the Academy

Both Academies are based in beautiful Somerset villages, close to Bristol.

Closing date: Wednesday 24 April 2019 - 8.00 am

Interview date: To be confirmed

To apply for this position, please complete a teaching staff application form, (which is available on our website), together with a letter of application for the attention of Mr G Ball (Executive Head Teacher). Your letter should be no more than two pages of A4, detailing your experience to date and why you are the best candidate for the position. Completed applications should be returned by post or by email to jobs@kowessex.co.uk 

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More about The Kings of Wessex Academy
Address: Station Road, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3AQ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1934 742608