Teacher of Science, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

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University Church of England Academy - Ellesmere PortEllesmere Port, Cheshire

Date posted:
Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


164 Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire CH65 6EA

Tel: 0151 350 6000

Principal: Mr Iain Robinson



Permanent, Full Time 

Required for April 2018

Teach Science and Gain a Master’s Degree!

Working with UCAT there will be opportunities for you to work with Science Education Specialists from the University of Chester; engage in classroom-based research into teaching and learning; and use the outcomes as part of a Master’s programme at the University of Chester - for free!

University Church of England Academy (UCEA) is one of University of Chester Academies Trust’s (UCAT) secondary academies. We are looking to appoint an experienced teacher of Science across Key Stages 3, 4 and 5, who will inspire students to have a passion for the subject and a knowledge and understanding of its key ideas, concepts and skills.  

The successful candidate should have:

  • Experience of raising attainment within Science. 
  • An understanding of the strategies needed to establish consistently high expectations and raise  aspirations; to improve student outcomes and develop behaviour that results in students  being able to  learn, as well as contribute positively to their Academy community.
  • A genuine passion and a belief in the potential of every pupil.
  • Personal drive and ambition, as well as excellent interpersonal skills.

In return we will offer the opportunity to:

  • Work with a Science specialist from the University of Chester to engage in classroom based research that could lead to a fully funded Master’s degree.
  • Work collaboratively with other Science teachers across the Trust to learn with and from each other.
  • Work with a supportive and ambitious Science department

Closing date: Thursday 14th December by 3pm. 

Interview date: Wednesday 20th December.

Applications will be considered from candidates who wish to apply for this role on a job share basis. Please be aware that we are unable to accept applications from NQTs.

UCEA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check. All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of age, sex, race or disability.

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More about University Church of England Academy - Ellesmere Port
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: 164 Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 6EA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 350 6053
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