Teacher of Science - Fixed Term, Kirkby Lonsdale

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Queen Elizabeth SchoolKirkby Lonsdale
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Start date: 01/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Science

If you are passionate about making a difference to young people’s lives and keen to work in a warm, driven and vibrant rural community we want to hear from you.

Bordering the Lakes and the Dales and yet surprisingly well connected,  for over 400 years QES has forged a strong community ethos providing ‘Scholarship and Care’. We’re immensely proud of our commitment to the highest quality teaching and learning coupled with extraordinary pastoral care.  We are a truly comprehensive school in which every child is cared for, supported and stretched, moving on to diverse destinations, from local apprenticeships and college courses to highly selective universities.  

Building on our long successful history, we have launched our sister school QEStudio, alongside a new umbrella body, the Lunesdale Learning Trust. So these are exciting times to join us.   Within this expanding context we can offer ample opportunities for professional development enabling you to fulfil your potential in our high performing, forward thinking community.  

Applications are welcomed from well-qualified and highly motivated individuals who are keen to work with remarkable young people providing exceptional education for all.

If you wish to apply, please complete all sections of the application form by Monday 21st October 2019 . In your supporting statement we would like you to include:

  • an outline of your relevant experience
  • a discussion of the personal and professional qualities which you believe suit you for this post
  • a statement as to why this particular job appeals to you.

Interviews will be held week commencing 28th October 2019.

We would encourage all potential applicants to read all the attached documents and to browse our school websites to get a fuller flavour of life at this very special place.

We do hope you will take the time to apply.  If you require further information or wish to discuss any issues, please do feel free to get in touch through the Main Office on 015242 71275. In the meantime, good luck with your application. We look forward possibly to meeting you in the near future. 

Cathy O'Neill, Headteacher              Alison Wilkinson, Principal QEStudio

Closing date 21st October 2019.

Interviews to be held week commencing 28th February 2019.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with previous employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

More about Queen Elizabeth School
Address: Kirkby Lonsdale, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 2HJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1524 271275