Head of Science

Recruiter
Tradewind Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
31103.0000
Posted
03 Feb 2017
Closes
03 Mar 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Science - KS3- KS5 - Lewisham - April or September 2017 start - Permanent role - MPS/UPS

Are you a knowledgeable Science Leader looking for a new role in an Ofsted 'Good' school who are looking to get to 'Outstanding' ASAP?

Would you be keen to join a school where you can share best practice and help to develop a fast-growing team in a department that already produces excellent results?

If you are an experienced and talented leader looking to step into a Head of Department role we want to hear from you!

**Head of Science - Lewisham - Permanent role April or September 2017 start.
**MPS/UPS + TLR
**'Good' Ofsted School located in Lewisham
**Open to Physics, Chemistry or Biology specialisms - KS3-KS5

About the School - Head of Science - Lewisham, SE London

This school in the heart of Lewisham has recently become an 'all through' school, and as well as a new and inspirational SLT they have undergone some other very successful changes and improvements. They continue to drive towards their next OFSTED expectation that they are hoping will be 'Outstanding', with teachers, parents and students all very on board with the journey they are now on. Due to hard work and determination, results at all key stages have been on the rise for the past 5 years and the school is keen for this to continue. This school has a high intake of students for whom English is an additional language. The staff must work hard to ensure that pupil ability is reached and exceeded, through creative and engaging lessons and additional support in the form of excellent graduate teaching assistants and technicians. The SLT here firmly promote believe in and promote ongoing professional development and give staff as many opportunities to improve their skillset as possible.

About the Role - Head of Science, Lewisham, SE London

The science department is large and popular and the science block has recently undergone some refurbishments making it very modern and well resourced. The quality of teaching was highly praised in the last ofsted report, particularly in science which was a great achievement for all. First and foremost, the Head of Science must be an excellent class teacher and inspirational leader who can deliver thoughtful and inspiring lessons, while developing curriculum and supporting teachers to become outstanding practitioners. This is a school that truly gives back to its teachers and encourages development at all levels. Their NQT programme is very strong, and attracts talented NQTs to the school.

How to apply - Head of Science, Lewisham, SE London

If this excellent school and position interests you, or would like to hear about other Science Leadership roles, please email your CV to Laura at Tradewind today!