Location: Hammersmith & Fulham
Salary: £28,098 - £38,241
Job Type: Permanent
Start date: September 2017 (or sooner)
School Information: Comprehensive Academy, age range 11-19
2016 GCSE Results: 70% at A* - C
We are looking for a rigorous and results-orientated Science teacher in an Ofsted graded Outstanding' secondary academy in The Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham.
The school are committed to delivering an outstanding education in an exceptional environment, where every child has the opportunity to achieve the highest level of academic success. They pride themselves in conducting a learning environment whereby they prepare their students to leave motivated with a purpose and direction, prepared for successful careers and fulfilling lives.
The school deem their science department as cultivating study for an essential aspect of a prosperous and healthy society. The department work hard to provide students with a thorough understanding of the necessary material and a confident grasp of practical procedures and exercises. They also adapt to the needs of each individual and ensure that all are well equipped to fulfil their academic potential and go on to pursue their passion within Science.
The right candidate will be able to fit in well with a hard working department, having a passion for the subject and being driven to maintain and exceed their Science GCSE and A Level results. They also accept strong NQT's who deem themselves as quick learners and are enthusiastic about their subject area. To have a desire to develop and teach Biology, Chemistry or Physics to KS5 level is desirable.
You will have the opportunity to join one of the most successful academies in England, as well as working in high quality facilities, and receive unrivalled training and professional development.
You are required to have:
• Qualified Teachers Status (QTS) or overseas trained
• PGCE in Maths or degree equivalent
• 2 years or more experience teaching KS3-KS5 Maths
• A legal right to work in the UK
• A DBS check less than 3 years old or be willing to do a new on quickly with us.
• Excellent behaviour management and subject knowledge
• The resolve and enthusiasm to make a real difference to the lives of pupils
• Commitment when working within a team
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