Job details

Job details
Employer Our Lady & St Chad Catholic Academy
Location Wolverhampton
Salary MPS/UPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts September 2017

Are you a Science Teacher passionate about your subject?

Do you have the ability to deliver interactive and engaging lessons which inspire students to get excited about Science?

We are looking for an ambitious, enthusiastic and successful Science practitioner keen to develop their career to join Our Lady and St Chad Catholic Academy in the role of Teacher of Science. This role would suit a newly qualified teacher or a more experienced teacher seeking a new challenge.

We are a high performing school in North East Wolverhampton. We have a successful team, Science is a popular subject at KS4 and KS5 and results in the Sixth Form are very good.

The Department

The Science department are a dedicated, aspirational and forward thinking team of nine teachers. Recently members of the department have completed NPQML or achieved Lead Practitioner accreditation. Science is taught in a suite of six large laboratories, all with interactive whiteboards and access to laptops.

Science is a successful, vibrant subject which maintains good results at KS4 and KS5. A Level Science is a popular choice, and students' studies at all levels are enhanced by educational visits and strong links with local Universities. We are a member of PiXL and teachers are motivated to develop innovative practice, such as the introduction of Kagan strategies.

Join us and grow

In return, you will benefit from working within a school which encourages both staff and students to be aspirational. Staff development is a priority and staff are empowered to continue their own learning - alongside external training opportunities, the Academy has introduced a series of highly successful programmes. We have developed an accelerated leadership programme linked to NPQML and NPQSL and offer a range of cutting edge Induction and CPD Programmes across the Multi Academy, including funding towards second degree and research work. The Gold Investors in People Award confirms the quality of this aspect of school.

Building a strong staff who are encouraged to aim high in their own careers, we equip them to unclip the wings of every child and promote excellence in all areas.

If you are keen to work in a successful and growing school which encourages staff to aim high in their own careers, this could be a great opportunity for you.

Find our more by coming to have a look around. Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged, please contact Hays Education if you would like to arrange this.

For more information and to request a full application pack please contact Alison Clements at Hays Education:

T: 0121 236 4476
M: 07713 388 230
E: olsc@hays.com

Closing date: midday on Wednesday 29th March 2017.

You can also visit our dedicated recruitment website: www.hays.co.uk/jobs/olsc

Our Lady and St Chad Catholic Sports College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance.

Our Lady & St Chad Catholic Academy
Old Fallings Lane,
Wolverhampton,
WV10 8BL

About the employer

Our Lady and St Chad Catholic Academy is a mixed, non-selective, Roman Catholic, 11-18 secondary academy with sixth form, situated in Wolverhampton in the West Midlands. There are 794 students on the school roll, of whom 127 are enrolled in the sixth...

Information about Our Lady & St Chad Catholic Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Roman Catholic
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Locations and contacts

Old Fallings Lane
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV10 8BL
United Kingdom
+44 1902 558251