Teacher of General Science
Full-time Permanent Post
Required for September 2018
Teachers Main Pay Scale M1-U3
We are seeking to appoint a qualified teacher of science. This individual will be an inspirational, innovative and reflective classroom practitioner who is committed to providing the very highest standards of teaching and learning.
The successful candidate will join a strong department which provides a range of courses including Triple Science at GCSE, and A Levels Biology, Chemistry and Physics. The department also delivers BTEC Level 3 Applied Science (Forensics) to over 100 sixth form pupils. The successful applicant will be required to teach Science (across all three disciplines) in Key Stage 3, single science and on the BTEC Level 3 course. In addition contribution to double science, triple science and A Level is required but this would always be within the applicant’s particular specialist discipline. The school would particularly welcome applications from candidates with specialisms in Physics or Chemistry.
As an outstanding teacher, you must be committed to the vision of the school, a team player, capable of motivating, challenging and inspiring students of all abilities, and help to enhance our culture of high expectations and attainment. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to developing our provision for digital competency, numeracy, literacy, and support our culture of continuous professional learning.
We welcome applications from those who would support the Christian ethos of the school. Bishop Vaughan is a popular, oversubscribed school with a thriving sixth form and a clear commitment to excellence in all that we do. Governors welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates including those newly qualified.
Bishop Vaughan is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of students and staff. As part of our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children you will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) and the school will carry out reference checks.
The closing date for applications is midday on Monday 30th April 2018 with interviews taking place w/c Monday 7th May 2018.
- Job Description Teacher of Science
- Notes to Applicants
- Guidance Notes on the Application Process
- Teacher Application Form
- Recruitment Monitoring Form
- Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 – Disclosure Form