Head of Science - Southwark

Recruiter
TRADEWIND RECRUITMENT
Location
London (Central)
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
13 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Science - 'Good' school in Southwark with fantastic science facilities -September 2018 start - Permanent role

Are you a dedicated and passionate Leader of Science looking for a new challenge in a school where you can really make your mark and lead a high achieving science team to even greater heights?

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

Whether you are an experienced Science Leader, Lead Practitioner or outstanding teacher looking to take a step up, this school offers a fantastic teaching environment in which you can thrive

**Head of Science - Southwark, South East London
**Permanent role September 2018
**MPS/UPS + TLR + R&R bonus
**'Good' Ofsted School with 'Outstanding' features
**Teach either Physics, Chemistry or Biology
**Develop a growing team with the highest uptake of sciences yet at KS5

About the School - Head of Science - Southwark, South East London

This is a fantastic co-educational school in Southwark with an excellent reputation. Due to hard work and determination, results at all key stages have been on the rise for the past 5 years which students, teachers and the school community are incredibly proud of. This school promotes academic and personal excellence, applauds achievement, cherishes success and celebrates differences. It is also one of the top schools in the country for student progress, and caters for the needs of a talented and diverse community. The school is particularly well suited to aspirational children, teachers and families. The SLT here firmly promote believe in and promote ongoing professional development and give staff as many opportunities to improve their skillset as possible. Teachers here are highly engaged and enjoy working in a collaborative culture. Many describe a fulfilling combination of challenging, meaningful work within a school that provides a 'friendly, family feel' and deep sense of belonging.

About the Role - Head of Science, Southwark, South East London

The Science team is a dynamic and successful department who are very proud of the record GCSE results received in the academic year 2015-16, with more than 96% of Year 11 students obtaining a grade A*-C in science. 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 aspiring teachers to the school that you can develop.

How to apply - Head of Science, Southwark, South East London

If you are keen to hear more about hoe this Head of Science role might push your career to the next level, contact Laura Snowden at Tradewind today for a confidential discussion.