Teacher of Science, Lancashire

Closing date:

Longridge High SchoolLancashire
Date posted:
Start date: 6 January 2020 to 31 August 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £24,373 - £40,490Teacher Pay Range
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Ref: 170964 

Required 6 January 2020 to 31 August 2020

Longridge High School is based in the green and beautiful Ribble Valley. The school draws a truly comprehensive range of pupils.

We are a school that is moving forward and developing to provide and excellent education for all our pupils. The Science department has a key role to play in forging improved outcomes for our pupils.

Our pupils deserve the very best.

If you relish a challenge and believe you are an inspirational and enthusiastic teacher who is committed to achieving the very best outcomes for all pupils at KS 3 and KS 4, then we would like to hear from you. 

We are looking for:

- an excellent teacher who believes every child has the potential to succeed in Science through developing teaching and learning that challenges and inspires young people

- someone who can teach all three Sciences at KS3 with a preferred specialism at KS4 of Chemistry or Physics.

We can provide: 

- a Science Department that has a clear plan for progression

- a strong ethos of high expectations and aspirations

- a location that is easily accessed from the M6 and M55.

Applications are welcome from Newly Qualified Teachers and main pay scale teachers. 

Working 2 days (Thursday and Friday). 

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request. 

Essential: Teaching qualification with Qualified Teacher Status in Secondary Science. Good degree in Science or equivalent. An excellent classroom practitioner with a proven record of success. Experience of teaching Science at KS3 and KS4. Experience and evidence of impacting pupil achievement through all pupils making good or better progress, with evidence of intervention strategies employed. Experience and evidence of using robust tracking systems with the ability to use and interpret.

Application forms: online at https://lhs.lancs.sch.uk/ Please return completed applications via email at the school on: jobs@lhs.lancs.sch.uk. Please note CVs are not accepted.

Closing date: 12 December 2019.

More about Longridge High School
Address: Preston Road, Longridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 3AR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1772 782316