2iC Science (seeking Chemistry, Biology and Physics specialists)

Recruiter
REACH ACADEMY
Location
Feltham
Posted
31 Dec 2018
Closes
21 Jan 2019
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Salary: Inner London Weighting & TLR

The Role

We are seeking an enthusiastic and thoughtful leader to build on the progress made in the Science department over the school’s first four years. We are a school that sees STEM opportunities and careers as a critical part of the way that we can support every one of our pupils to live lives of choice and opportunity. The successful candidate will work alongside our Director of Science, leading on key aspects of the department’s work, including one of the three subjects and assessment across the department. They will be a committed teacher with a track record of leading pupils to achieve great results. They will share the school’s vision and the belief that all young people can achieve at high levels. There will be significant career progression available for the successful candidate.

Key responsibilities

  • Ensure that pupils are making appropriate progress in one of three Sciences, and that own teaching and learning is highly effective;
  • Oversee the pastoral care of pupils;
  • Oversee the curricula for one of the Sciences and hold staff to account for planning and reflecting on these in collaboration with Director of Science;
  • Lead parts of departmental meetings and co-plan these with Director of Science;
  • Lead on assessment across the department, including facilitating internal and external moderation;
  • Create a purposeful learning environment;
  • Support the Academy Leadership Team to set vision and direction for the Secondary phase in line with Academy vision;
  • Set a vision and targets for pupil success;
  • Track progress, regularly monitor reports on progress, identify and deliver interventions where appropriate;
  • Align with and uphold the Academy vision, standards of behaviour, discipline and exclusion policy;
  • Deal effectively and sensitively with child protection issues.
  • Undertake other various responsibilities as directed by the Academy Leadership Team; and
  • Undertake the main professional duties of a teacher as set out in the Reach Academy pay and conditions of service document.

Closing Date: 18th January 2019.

Reach Academy Feltham is a small, all-through school that opened in September 2012. The school has quickly built an excellent reputation locally and nationally and last year moved into a stunning purpose-built home. In March 2014 it was the first all-through free school to be judged outstanding in all categories by Ofsted.

The school offers a range of unique benefits, including exceptional CPD, a range of growth opportunities and innovative benefits, including the opportunity to take term time holiday. It offers an opportunity to serve a high-need community and work alongside a supportive team who share a deep commitment to the school’s vision.

Please visit the website via the button below for more information and an application form. Please send your completed application form.

Reach Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure and other employment checks. The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

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