Teacher of Science, Hampshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Harrow Way Community SchoolHampshire

Date posted:
Start date: Required for September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR - £23,720 – £39,406
Contract term: Permanent

“Harrow Way continues to be a good school. Senior and Middle Leaders are resolute in ensuring all pupils make good progress. A dedicated group of staff, led by an exceptional Headteacher.” Ofsted May 2017

Are you a Teacher of Science who wants to be part of a friendly and supportive School where the professional development of all staff is given a very high priority? We are seeking to appoint a full-time Teacher of Science for September 2019. You will be joining a Department with a proven record of excellent teaching and student progress. In 2018 results were very strong again. Combined Science results were 80% Grades 9-4 and progress indicators are significantly above the national average.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate about teaching and learning
  • Support the development of learning and teaching strategies within Science
  • Support the school’s professional development programme
  • Be able to demonstrate success in teaching KS3 and KS4 students of all abilities

Any candidate applying directly from a Teacher Training course will have the opportunity of starting work prior to the summer holiday. Experienced and newly qualified teachers are welcome to apply.

Harrow Way is an oversubscribed, vibrant and successful school. The staff are a fantastic community of dedicated professionals that are encouraged to grow and develop. We are a Maths and Computing Specialist School and we hold the Artsmark Gold Award for Performing and Creative Arts, Lead School for Computing award, Centre of Excellence for Geography award, National Healthy Schools status and are a Level 2 Rights Respecting School. We are also Silver Level members of the Teachers Development Trust Network and a local hub for the Learn Alliance teaching school.  We are committed to continuing to raise the achievement of all our students through high quality teaching and learning. 

Teachers in our school have:

  • Excellent subject knowledge (a relevant degree/qualification)
  • A passion for teaching
  • A commitment to securing strong progress and raising achievement of all students
  • High standards and expectations

What our colleagues said in the June 2018 staff survey:

“I am proud to be associated with this amazing school. It is the best school I have ever worked in.”

“This is the first school that I have felt really values me for who I am as a teacher and helps me develop the skills I need.”

“A committed team of professionals who collaborate effectively to promote aspirational thinking and an effective and supportive learning environment.”

“An exciting workplace with lots of opportunities.”

Prospective applicants are most welcome to visit the school. For an informal discussion regarding any of the advertised posts, or to arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Tracey Roberts - Personnel Officer, on 01264 364533.

Application packs are available via the school website:

Closing date: Noon, Wednesday 24th January 2019.

Harrow Way Community School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

Harrow Way Community School
Harrow Way, Andover, Hants, SP10 3RH
Tel: 01264 364533 Fax: 01264 210210

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More about Harrow Way Community School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Harrow Way, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 3RH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1264 364533
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