Teacher of Science, Eastbourne, East Sussex

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St Catherine's CollegeEastbourne, East Sussex

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS / UPS + TLR attaching for exceptional candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Science

TMS / UPS + TLR attaching for exceptional candidate

We are looking for an enthusiastic Science teacher to join a successful Science Department and supportive team of staff with the capacity and commitment to raise student achievement even further.

The team of Science teachers at St Catherine's College teach across the full age and ability range.  There is also the opportunity to teach Triple Science in a preferred specialism, all our pupils take Triple Science for the new GCSE specifications.  We aim to foster a love of Science in the pupils we teach, by planning interesting and challenging lessons that engage all learners.

There is an open, friendly and collegiate atmosphere within the department.  We believe it is crucial that new members of the team are welcomed and supported.  All teachers contribute to the development of shared resources, and we regularly run internal inset sessions.  This approach has seen us develop many innovative new teaching strategies.

We have a condensed two year Key Stage 3 and, therefore, a three year Key Stage 4 where we teach the AQA trilogy syllabus.  We set pupils by ability at the start of Year 7, and we structure the curriculum pathway to allow regular opportunities for pupils to move between groups.

Ongoing improvement in the teaching and learning of Science at St Catherine's College is of the utmost importance.

We offer you:

Excellent career development opportunities

Opportunities within our Multi Academy Trust

A friendly, supportive and caring staff team

A fabulous staff room with complimentary tea and coffee

The opportunity of additional paid lunch time duties accompanied by a complimentary lunch

A cafe that serves at breakfast, break and lunch using freshly sourced ingredients

Plentiful staff car parking in two on site car parks

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We are an Investors in People Gold Award School, which means that we invest heavily and value the development of all our staff

Completed application forms and letter of application should be sent directly to the college addressed to Mrs S Windsor, Head of Personnel, SWindsor@stcatherines.college, and arrive no later than noon on Monday 21 May 2018.  Interviews for this post will be held week ending 25 May 2018.

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More about St Catherine's College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Priory Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN23 7BL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1323 465400
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