Teacher of Science (Chemistry), Accrington, Lancashire

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St Christophers CE High SchoolAccrington, Lancashire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required for September 2018 for this heavily over-subscribed, flourishing and successful 11 – 18 Church of England Academy, an award-winning “Outstanding School” (SIAMS 2016). This year, 79% of Year 11 pupils gained at least 5 GCSE grades A*-C including English and mathematics, and 82% of A-level students gained grades A* - C.

An enthusiastic and committed teacher is sought to teach Chemistry throughout all key stages, including A-level. The ability to also offer Biology and/or Physics to GCSE would be an advantage. 

The Science Department is very successful. Almost all pupils take two or three science GCSEs and last year 76% of Year 11 students gained at least one GCSE grades A* -C. The numbers opting to study science in our outstanding sixth form continues to grow.

The school of 1000 pupils, plus a Sixth Form of 300 pupils, is attractively and conveniently situated close to the Ribble Valley and has excellent motorway connections via M65 to M6 and M62.

Closing date – Monday 12th March 2018 (midday).

Please ensure that your method of application is the one described in the applicant pack.

St Christopher’s CE High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. 

St Christopher’s CE High School is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about St Christophers CE High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Queens Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4AY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1254 232992
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