Teacher of Science with Physics as a specialism
To commence from April or September 2017
(A recruitment allowance will be available to an outstanding candidate)
Colton Hills Community School is a highly regarded 11-18 community school judged by OFSTED to be a 'GOOD' school in May 2015. The school encompasses a rich and harmonious multicultural community and is committed to the development of all students with the majority staying on in the sixth form.
We are seeking to employ a creative, passionate teacher of Physics to develop their skills within our successful Science department. The successful candidate will join a dynamic, enthusiastic team who put students at the heart of everything they do and are constantly at the forefront of new initiatives both department, and school, wide.
We welcome applications from Science teachers at the start of their teaching career (including NQTs in the process of undertaking their teacher training this year) as well as more experienced practitioners looking for a new opportunity. The opportunity to teach Physics at A level will be available to the successful candidate as a key part of their role.
The Science Department
The Science department has a vision to prepare all students for their future career by developing their skills and broadening their horizons and aspirations. Science is very popular with our students and their parents and many students choose to study science in the sixth form and progress to university study. Our students are eager to learn and respond well to good, consistent teaching.
The person we are looking for should be:
* Enthusiastic and passionate about Physics
* Able to teach Physics to A level
* Inspirational, creative and a highly effective teacher
* Committed to ensuring excellent student progress
* Hardworking, an imaginative thinker and have excellent organisational and time management skills
* Able to network and build positive relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders.
In return we can offer you:
* Pupils eager for success
* Supportive parents who value education
* Supportive colleagues
* Excellent professional development and guidance
* Recently refurbished buildings with dedicated home-bases for independent learning.
* Major investment in ICT
* Extensive grounds and facilities set in green belt.
For further details and an application pack, please contact Catherine Hubbard at Hays Education on / /
Informal visits are welcomed - do get in touch with Catherine at Hays Education to make arrangements to come and see our fantastic academy for yourself.
Closing date for applications: 9am on Friday 3rd February 2017
Applications will be considered upon receipt.
Please return your completed application by 9am on the closing date.
All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.
Colton Hills School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.