Teacher of Science, Consett, County Durham

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Consett AcademyConsett, County Durham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS - UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

New College Durham Academies Trust comprises of two large Academies, Consett Academy and North Durham Academy, located some six miles apart in North West Durham.  New College Durham, is our lead sponsor and both Academies are located in multi million pound new builds, offering unrivalled state of the art facilities for our students and communities in Consett and Stanley. 

This is an exciting time to join our oversubscribed Ofsted rated 'Good' Academy!  

Teacher of Science                            Salary: MPS/UPS  

We currently require a Science teacher to join our well established Directorate in September 2020.  You will be expected to teach across all three specialisms to all ability ranges and have the potential and willingness to teach A level in this crucial core subject. 

This role presents an unrivalled opportunity to make a real difference and the chance to contribute to our journey in becoming an outstanding provider of education.  

Applications are welcome from experienced practitioners and NQTs/RQTs

We can offer: 

  • A bespoke CPD package for all staff 
  • The chance to work in state of the art facilities 
  • An IPad/ICT Device for all teaching staff
  • Additional staff benefits, i.e. tax free childcare scheme, discounted membership rates at local leisure facilities
  • NQT’s - a bespoke training programme led by a member of the Senior Leadership Team  

We are looking for a colleague who: 

  • Is consistently Good, with the potential to be Outstanding;
  • Is able to raise students aspirations and attainment;
  • Can plan engaging lessons and ensure the use of assessment is effective in securing student progress;
  • Is willing and able to contribute to extra-curricular activities; 
  • Has high expectations of their students; 
  • Consistently models excellent practice and has students' achievement and progress at the forefront of their teaching; 
  • Wants an exciting opportunity to work in an expanding, vibrant school that makes a difference to our young people’s lives.  

To download an application pack, including job description, person specification and application form, please visit our websites: www.consett-academy.org.uk/vacancies.   

Want to arrange a visit or informal chat before deciding whether to apply?  Just email Human Resources at HR@ncdat.org.uk and this can be arranged.  

Please do not attach copies of CV's/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process.  Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.   

Completed applications should be submitted via TES on-line or emailed to: HR@ncdat.org.uk by Midday Monday 24th February 2020.  Please note, we envisage interviews taking place week commencing 2nd March 2020.    

Applicants should assume they have been unsuccessful if we have not contacted them within 28 days of the post-closing.

New College Durham Academies Trust is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and will undertake the appropriate employment checks to meet this commitment.

More about Consett Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Ashdale Road, Consett, County Durham, DH8 6LZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1207 507001
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