Teacher of Science, Shaftesbury

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Shaftesbury SchoolShaftesbury
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Start date: 01.01.2020
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Science  - Full time  

Job Start:  Required Jan 2020 


Location: Shaftesbury, Dorset

Contract: Fixed Term Maternity Cover 

Teacher of Science 

Shaftesbury School are looking to appoint a Teacher of Science to teach all ages and abilities within the school to start in January 2020 to cover a period of Maternity Leave. The successful candidate will have the knowledge and experience, or ambition to teach up to A Level. You will be enthusiastic, resourceful and keen to ensure that the highest possible standards of student achievement, personal development and well-being are achieved. This post would suit either a newly qualified or more experienced teacher.  

Shaftesbury School is a thriving 11-18 secondary school with an international state boarding facility, established in an area of outstanding natural beauty. We have been judged as Good in all areas by Ofsted and are aspiring to achieving an outstanding grading in the future. We are committed to getting the best for our pupils, both academically and pastorally. Our moto, aspiration, action and achievement, inspires and is expected of both pupils and staff alike. 

The school is part of Southern Academy Trust, a multi academy trust that embraces its responsibility for the education of a generation. We have a supportive and collaborative network of staff across our schools who believe in working together to get the best for all our pupils. Southern Academy Trust will provide the successful candidate with a variety of staff benefits including CPD opportunities and support. The start date for this post is January 2020 or before if available.

If you would like to become part of our community, think you can make a difference to the pupils in our school or wish to find out more information about this position, please contact the Principal, Tim Farrer on 01747 854498 or by email timothy.farrer@shaftesburyschool.co.uk so we can arrange to show you around the school. 

At Southern Academy Trust, we are committed to closing our gender pay gap. We therefore welcome applications for job shares for all positions we advertise. 

This Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS.

More about Shaftesbury School
Address: Salisbury Road, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8ER, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1747 854 498