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Teacher of Science

The Ecclesbourne SchoolDerbyshire

Physics or Chemistry Specialist  

TLR available for suitable candidates

Suitable for an NQT or experienced teacher

The Ecclesbourne School in Duffield, Derbyshire is exceptional. Rated outstanding in four successive Ofsted reports, we provide an excellent education within a happy, purposeful atmosphere. We are a non-selective school and committed to maintaining an all-inclusive community for all students. We challenge all our learners to achieve their best.

Our 2020 vision statement ‘learning together for the future’ is evident throughout the school.  There is a focused atmosphere that is conducive to excellent learning, an engaging and broad curriculum and an extensive range of enrichment activities. As a result, our students are well behaved, highly motivated and achieve very high academic standards.

Our ideal candidate will be passionate about the power of education to improve the life chances of young people and a committed team player who is driven to raise attainment.  You will have experience of teaching science at Key Stages 3 and 4 and ideally be a specialist in physics or chemistry. This post is suitable for someone in their NQT year or equally someone with demonstrable experience. A TLR may be available for an exceptional candidate. 

We are student-centred and our aim is for every student to experience first rate learning and teaching.  The school motto of ‘Integrity, tenacity and service’ is at the core of school life.  If your ethos matches ours, we look forward to hearing from you.

Children of members of staff, with a minimum of two years’ service at the school at the time of application, are included in our admissions criteria.

To apply, please return a completed application form and letter (no more than two A4 typed sides) which outlines how your previous experience has prepared you for this position and what particular skills you will bring to it.

Full details, including an application pack, can be found on the School website

Please return your completed application or send any queries to Tina Spencer-Keyse, Director of Human Resources


Closing date for applications: 9am on Friday 21st May 2021

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and all offers of employment will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks and must hold an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance prior to employment.

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