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Teacher of Science, Warwickshire

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Alcester AcademyWarwickshire

Salary: TMS

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent

Date Posted:

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Start date: January 2021

Suitable for NQTs: Yes

A vacancy has arisen to become part of an outstanding science department within a high performing and friendly school. Alcester Academy enjoys a strong reputation locally and nationally as a result of our caring ethos and excellent academic performance.

The successful applicant will join an ambitious and supportive science team. At Alcester Academy, teachers enjoy the freedom to deploy their individual skills, and talents, whilst conveying a passion for their subject and delivering excellent outcomes.

The science department is proud of the progress that students make. As a team, we have an established record of excellent results; last years’ results far exceeded National Averages: P8 +0.77 (whole school) P8 +0.57 (science) helping to place the school in the top 5% in the country for progress.

Applicants will be considered from all points of experience, including newly qualified teachers. In Key Stage 3, teachers would have sole responsibility for a class and are expected to deliver all content. At Key Stage 4, teachers are given more opportunity to teach within their specialist area. As a small department, flexibility and teamwork is particularly important. An ability to teach physics at Key Stage 4 would be desirable, however not essential.

If you feel that Alcester Academy could be for you, please feel free to arrange a conversation with our Head of Science, Debbie Burgess or simply complete the application form. In light of COV-ID 19, we are also more than happy to offer an informal video chat to any interested applicant.

More details regarding this post and an application pack is available by emailing:, or by visiting the Alcester Academy website.

Alcester Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for appointment to this post.

To apply for this role, please complete the standard application form available form provided. Please be succinct and concise using Arial 12 font. Your application form should be submitted electronically to

Alcester Academy reserve the right to appoint before the deadline for a suitable candidate.

The deadline for applications is Friday 13th November 2020 at 12 noon.

Interviews will take place provisionally on Friday 20th November 2020.

Starting: January 2021.


Applications closed

More about Alcester Academy

Type: Mainstream School

Phase: Secondary

Funding status: State - Academy

Gender: Mixed

Age Range: 11 - 16 years

Address: Gerard Road, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 6QQ, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 1789 762 285