Teacher of Science, South Birmingham

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Bishop Challoner Catholic CollegeSouth Birmingham

Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


               Institute Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 7EG 

                          NOR 1,224 including 228 in Sixth Form 

Required for September 2019 

Teacher of Science 

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a very successful and forward thinking Science Department within a Teaching School which is thriving, enthusiastic with real team spirit. Our results have been consistently high year on year. In 2018 the proportion of students achieving grade 7 and above was: Biology 64%, Chemistry 58%, and Physics 59%. At A Level, the proportion % of students achieving A*-C was: Biology 100%, Chemistry 79% and Physics 56% 

Applicants will have had experience of teaching across the ability range at KS3 and KS4 and will need to be passionate, well organised, enthusiastic and hardworking, having high expectations of students and colleagues. Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to develop the teaching resources and other assessment materials. The post is suitable for an NQT or somebody with a little more experience. The ability to teach Physics to GCSE is very desirable although not essential. 

We provide a first class INSET programme at Bishop Challoner, which supports the professional development of teachers at all stages in their careers. 

Bishop Challoner is a very successful, heavily over-subscribed mixed 11-19 comprehensive school in the South of Birmingham. We were designated one of the first 100 Teaching Schools in the country. This is a measure of the high achievement of the school and its excellence in training and developing staff. This will allow exciting opportunities for any newly appointed members of staff. 

Bishop Challoner is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. It has policies and procedures to ensure that this occurs. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. 

For an application pack please visit our website www.bishopchalloner.org.uk/vacancies or click on APPLY NOW button on the TES website - please note all applications have to be on the CES application form.

Email applications to Kate Hall: k.hall@bishopchalloner.bham.sch.uk 

Closing date for applications is: Friday 22nd March 2019 at 10am

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More about Bishop Challoner Catholic College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Institute Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B14 7EG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 444 4161
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