Head of Science

Recruiter
Tradewind Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
26139.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Science - Haringey, North London - MPS/UPS plus TLR 1d - Permanent - Ofsted 'Outstanding' School - 66% A-C GCSE rate for 5 subjects including Maths, English & Science

Are you a current HOD Science looking for a new post and would like to find a role at a dynamic Haringey School? Or maybe you are a highly experienced second in charge or teacher that feels now is the right time to make the move up?

Either way this exciting, progressive comprehensive school wants to hear from you today!

***Head of Science Department - Permanent post including TLR 1d (£12,517) - September 2017
***'Outstanding' Ofsted School (2015) - Haringey, North London
***Good Behaviour and strong results - 2016 GCSE's (5 A-C) 66%
***Great department, located in a brand-new build science block

About the School - Head of Science - Haringey, North London
Starting in September for the new academic year, this well run comprehensive school located in Haringey, North London is looking to appoint a new head of Science to lead the department and its batch of excellent teachers. The current HOD leaves the department to take up a deputy headship after 5 successful years at the school. This school has all the challenges that Inner London schools face including high numbers of EAL and free school meal pupils that means ability levels are lower than expected when students enter the school. Through a combination of excellent teaching, clear behaviour rules and dedicated teachers results at this school have been on the rise with last year's 66% for 5 A to C grades at GCSE being the best the school has achieved. They are keen to see this continue.

About the Role - Head of Science - Haringey, North London
Science is a popular subject at the school through to A-Level and there are 9 full time teachers and 3 technicians that will come under the leadership of the new HOD. There is a real opportunity for whoever joins to make a real impact and change things round to give the department the focus and direction it needs to become outstanding. In terms of character the school is looking to appoint someone who leads by example. An excellent teacher who enjoys inspiring their students you should can deliver consistently good or better lesson. Happy to pass on your skills and knowledge you should be keen to develop your staff and see their careers flourish under your guidance. Open, approachable you should be able to use the ideas of the team to help lead this department to excellent results over the next few years. In return the school is offering the top TLR available to teachers as well as ongoing support, development, and career progression.

How to apply - Head of Science - Haringey, North London
If this Head of Science role seems like the sort or post you would be keen to hear more on, then we want to talk to you! Please email your CV to Adrian at Tradewind today for an immediate call back on the post!