TEACHER OF SCIENCE
Required from September 2018
Salary circa £46,000 - £50,000 depending on the experience of the successful candidate.
“Students’ behaviour is impeccable in lessons, around the school and beyond…and students make rapid progress from their starting points” Ofsted October 2013”
The Governors of this highly successful and over-subscribed mixed 11-18 Specialist Science College are seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and well qualified Science specialist. The successful candidate will also be a person with ideas, drive for excellence, and very good teaching skills. Areas of responsibility to be negotiated on appointment.
St Gregory’s has been identified by Ofsted as a good school with outstanding Behaviour and Outstanding Leadership and Management; by the DfE as a Lead Behaviour School and by the SSAT as a High Attaining School. In 2017 our Progress 8 Score was +0.72; whilst at post 16 89% of our students achieved A*- C grades and 70% achieved A*- B grades.
The Science department is well-resourced and consists of 8 laboratories, each with their own computer and interactive whiteboard, ably supported by a large technical team. The department consistently achieves highly at GCSE (over 80% A*-C / 4+) and all three post 16 Sciences are very popular with results being consistently above the national average.
The successful candidate will have
: • A specialism in either Biology or Physics (to A Level)
• Vision and innovative ideas
• A “can do” approach to school improvement
• High expectations of self, staff and students
• Ambition and the potential for further career development
The school is firmly committed to CPD and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. All staff will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check. A respect for the Catholic ethos of the school is essential.
For an application pack and further details please contact Mrs Ryan – PA to the Headteacher on 020 8907 8828 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Completed applications should be returned by Tuesday 1st May 2018