Teacher of Science, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon

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Teign SchoolKingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon

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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Science – full-time, permanent (MPS/UPS) 

– with effect from 1 September 2019

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher to join our successful Science Department.  The successful candidate will be an effective classroom practitioner and will be expected to contribute fully to the ethos and culture of this flourishing Department.  

We expect to appoint someone who is:-

  • passionate about Science, and all aspects of Science education:
  • ideally able to teach Chemistry or Physics at Key Stages, 3, 4 & 5 but all Science disciplines considered;
  • able to enthuse, engage, motivate and challenge students;
  • able to work innovatively to raise achievement at all levels; 
  • self-motivated with excellent inter-personal skills; 
  • able to work as part of a team yet has individual skills and initiative.

In return we offer:-

  • a Science Department with a clear sense of purpose, vision and energy 
  • a commitment to strive for excellence within a supportive ethos 
  • 12 well-equipped labs and 4 preparation rooms and a Farm Unit within walking distance of the school 
  • relevant, effective CPD to allow appropriate career progression. 

Applications are welcome from experienced and NQT teachers.  

The closing date for applications is Monday 20 May (9am) with interviews to take place later that week

ESW is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service

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More about Teign School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Chudleigh Road, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 3JG, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1626 366969