Curriculum Leader of Science

London (East)
12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We seek a proven Practitioner who is passionate about ensuring that students reach their potential in Science.

Salary: Inner London Scale, TLR1d (£13,027)
Leadership scale could be available dependent on experience
Required: April or September 2018
Location: London borough of Newham

We seek to appoint a highly qualified, driven and successful leader with a proven track record for the post of Curriculum Leader of Science.

Supported by our Lead Practitioner in Science, this is an exciting opportunity for an existing middle leader or an exceptional classroom practitioner to drive progress and school improvement whilst managing this core department. Evidence of an ability to manage, lead and coach others is essential. You will aim to inspire and facilitate the best possible teaching and learning in science, generate an enthusiasm for the subject amongst teachers and pupils and promote the subject across the school.

'This year 70% of our students gained a good pass in both Maths and English'

St Bonaventure's is an outstanding popular provider of education within the London Borough of Newham. With a long and distinguished history of educating boys', aged 11-18, in the East End of London, St Bons is recognised by the DfE as a 'high performing' Catholic school. The school is founded under Franciscan principles, with a large and exciting culturally and religiously diverse co-educational sixth form.

Rated as outstanding in all of our last 3 Ofsted and Diocesan reports we believe that our students have an entitlement to the very best education, with high expectations for all in our community. Results have shown significant improvement each year, we nurture talent and ensure that every boy achieves their full potential, we stand in the top 5% for value added.

We Offer:

  • An opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic, inspired and motivated team where staff genuinely feel valued
  • A strong commitment to your professional development and career management with CPD courses offered throughout the Local Authority and Diocese
  • A relocation package for the right applicant
  • A school with 'outstanding teaching and learning' where all our staff and the wider community feel privileged to be associated with
  • A curriculum where personalised learning is at the heart

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 19th February 2018, 2pm

To apply please request an application pack from Benjamin Evans at , or you can contact Ben on 020 7259 8770. Your application is a direct permanent application to St Bons, Hays is our recruitment partner and manages our permanent appointments.

Please visit our dedicated recruitment website at or for more information.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share the commitment. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check. Hays is the recruitment partner for permanent vacancies at the school.

Contact Details
Benjamin Evans St Bonaventure's School, Boleyn Road, Forest Gate, London, E7 9QD
T: 020 7259 8770

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