Science Teacher Job | Permanent, Full time contract| September 2017 start
Teacher of Science
Location: London Borough of Croydon
Contract type: Permanent, Full Time
Start date: September 2017 or sooner
Salary: London Pay Scale + up to £5,000 recruitment & retention allowance for the right candidate
The Quest Academy, opened in September 2010 and has made rapid improvements. This summer we celebrated record achievements including our best A-Level results ever, 100% pass rate and 32% A*-A.
We seek to appoint a dynamic and well qualified Teacher of Science to join our high achieving school from April 2017. Applications are considered from both experienced and newly qualified teachers. Candidates should be able to teach across the age and ability range to A-level. Evidence is required of successful performance and impact on student outcomes.
Quest is an Academy on a journey to excellence. At the Academy, through the sponsorship of The Coloma Trust, we are quite clear that the purpose of our journey is to provide a high quality, all-round education for our pupils, present and future, in a calm yet exciting learning environment.
Situated in an iconic 'state of the art' purpose built £16m building, we have received an SSAT Educational Outcomes Award for being in the top 20% of schools nationally, in addition to winning two Good Schools Guide Awards. In 2016 under the new "Progress 8 (P8) Score" system, GSCE success was measured at +0.16 with 58% A*-C grades; pupils achieved over a tenth of a grade more progress per subject than the national average. Our Sixth Form (Quest6) is popular and very successful; we are in the top 12% of A-level providers in England for 'Value Added'.
- A school with a strong commitment to your professional development and career management
- A working environment focused on Teaching and Learning and raising standards for all
- The opportunity to work in a team where your skills, enthusiasm and hard work will be appreciated
- The opportunity to work within the largest cosmopolitan centre outside of Central London, undergoing substantial redevelopment, growth and change
- A school that invests in enrichment and extra-curricular activities
How To Apply
To apply please request an application form from Anna Mason at , or you can contact Anna on for further information. Your application is a direct permanent application to our school, Hays is our recruitment partner for all permanent appointments.
Closing Date: 9:00am Thursday 9th March 2017
Interviews: week commencing Monday 13th March 2017
Why not watch our school video at: watch?v=kRIA-7a0Psc&feature=youtu.be
For more information about The Quest Academy please visit www.thequestacademy.org.uk
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 Disclosure Barring Service check.
Contact Details Anna Mason c/o The Quest Academy Farnborough Avenue, South Croydon CR2 8HD Telephone: Email: