Teacher of Science (Physics specialism preferred), Chorley, Lancashire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Parklands High SchoolChorley, Lancashire

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

We are seeking a teacher of Science to join our vibrant and dynamic department, which is well established and extremely successful. The position would suit a teacher with Physics as a speciality and with experience of the new GCSEs specification, but we would also welcome applications from NQTs / RQTs. As a team we constantly aim to develop our teaching and learning and enhance the experience of the students. We firmly believe that raising the profile of Science and increasing the students’ enjoyment and curiosity of the subject will lead to ever improving attainment and progress figures. We are a dynamic and forward thinking department and are confident in our abilities to improve the rates of progress for all of our students. Regular sharing of good practice, evaluation, moderation and collaborative planning results in an effective and progressive department.

You will receive high quality, comprehensive CPD and support from your colleagues who will coach and guide you through your continued professional development. Parklands has a bespoke NQT and RQT programme in place. Staff at Parklands also benefit from access to the UK’s leading provider of corporate healthcare cash plans provided by UK Healthcare.

Parklands High School is a popular, over-subscribed and high-achieving school. This is an opportunity to work in a friendly, supportive, well-resourced and forward looking environment. We were inspected by OFSTED in 2018, and were graded as ‘Good’  under the demanding new inspection framework.

If you wish to come and visit us or require more information regarding the role, please contact Mr J Galbraith, Assistant Headteacher, by telephone or email (jgalbraith@parklandsacademy.co.uk)

Candidates should complete an electronic application form, available from the school website, along with a letter of no more than 3 sides of A4, in which you outline your experience and suitability for the position.  Applications are available from the school website and should be returned to the email address admin@parklandsacademy.co.uk

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More about Parklands High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Southport Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 1LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1257 264596
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