Teacher of Science, Lewisham

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Prendergast SchoolLewisham

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London MPS / UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We wish to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic and ambitious Teacher of Science to teach across KS3, KS4 and KS5 from September 2018.  The successful candidate will have the ability to teach at least one Science at KS5 and general science across KS3 and KS4, to all ability ranges. We would welcome applications from candidates with specialisms in all Sciences.    

You will be joining a very strong team of teachers who enjoy working together to develop a love of learning in our students. In KS4 Science is delivered through Triple and Double Science; A levels offered are Physics, Chemistry and Biology.  

Applications from NQTs are welcome as the school has a strong NQT training and support programme.   

Prendergast School is an Outstanding 11-16 Girls School with a mixed 6th Form of over 350 students and benefits from being part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools. Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education in Lewisham for over 125 years.   

We are committed to providing excellent CPD for aspiring Middle Leaders and offer the accredited National Professional Qualification for Middle Leaders (NPQML) to our staff.  For all new staff we offer a comprehensive and supportive induction programme.  The successful candidate will also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and across the Federation.  

You will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff and school leadership team who have students’ wellbeing, development and progress as their core purpose.  

To apply please visit the vacancies section of our website www.prendergast-school.com

Early applications are encouraged, as the school reserves the right to interview candidates before the closing date.

Closing date: 9:30am on Monday 22 January 2018  

Interviews: TBC

Please note CVs are not accepted.  

The Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all employees are required to have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.  

Appointment will be subject to qualifications, experience checks and satisfactory references.

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More about Prendergast School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools, Hilly Fields, Adelaide Avenue, Brockley, London, SE4 1LE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8690 3710
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Prendergast School is a happy and successful girls’ school, located in a vibrant part of Lewisham in South East London.  We are the lead in a hard federation of 3 schools with one Governing body.  The school has around 850 girls at Key Stag...