Teacher of Science, Leeds

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Benton Park SchoolLeeds

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

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptionally talented colleague to join our vibrant and ambitious school. Based in the north west of Leeds, Benton Park is a large, successful and oversubscribed school.

Our vision is to ‘Create a climate of great learning, success and opportunity’. We pride ourselves on being an inclusive school where ‘students have positive attitude to learning in their lessons, showing respect towards teachers and their peers’ and where ‘teachers work hard to raise the expectations of all students through their planning to stretch and challenge them in their learning’ (OFSTED 2018). 

The successful candidate will be, or have the potential to become, an outstanding Teacher of Science and have an unwavering commitment to raising standards within the Faculty. You will be highly motivated, creative and resilient, possessing the necessary vision and skills to deliver inspirational teaching, whilst also having the focus and drive to ensure successful outcomes are achieved. 

The school may consider an additional responsibility payment for an exceptional candidate able to demonstrate how they could add further value to our Science Faculty.

We will offer the successful candidate a comprehensive professional development programme both in school and as a member of the Red Kite Teaching School Alliance. 

So if you share the school’s ambitions to raise standards and aspirations, and possess a desire to have a positive impact on our young people, their families and the wider community, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service Check (formerly Criminal Records Bureau disclosure).

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

Please complete the attached application form, as CVs are not accepted.





More about Benton Park School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Harrogate Road, Rawdon, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS19 6LX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 113 2502330
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