Start Date: Immediate
We are seeking to recruit an excellent Teacher of Science to join an innovative and highly collaborative Science department. The successful candidate must be talented and committed, with the character, skills and drive necessary to inspire our students and the ability to deliver engaging lessons of the highest quality. There will be opportunities to teach at Key Stage 4 and possibly Key Stage 5 as we continue to grow our popular and successful subject.
Our school vision is to provide quality academic and 'Character Education' which develops confident young people who are successful learners and contribute positively to society.
Our school has been on a journey of rapid improvement which has recently been recognised by a "Good" Ofsted outcome. We are a non-selective school in the heart of Kent with growing numbers of students each year. We are passionate about providing a world class education to our students and have a lot of support from parents, governors and the leadership structure in the school to be able to do this. Our staff team is a friendly and supportive one where creativity in the classroom and effective working relationships are key.
The Science department are a great team, doing a brilliant job. Students enjoy Science lessons and our results have improved due to our strong curriculum and quality of teaching. We now need one further teacher to complete the team and maintain the high standards of teaching and learning which are already present in the department.
The position is suitable for a qualified and experienced teacher seeking to develop leadership competencies or a newly qualified teacher who is looking for opportunities to grow and flourish as a teacher.
At Aylesford School what you think and what you do matters. Our most valuable resource is our staff and we invest heavily in your development.
For further information about the school or to arrange a visit please contact Deborah Morris.
To apply please complete the application form
Closing date: 31st January 2021 at 12.00pm
Interviews: To be arranged
Information about the school
Aylesford School is an inclusive school where every child, regardless of ability and background can fulfil their dreams and aspirations. We achieved a Good Ofsted result in February 2020.
We aim to provide students with a high quality academic and 'Character Education', which develops confident young people who are successful learners and contribute positively to society.
The post holder must work within the relevant policies, codes of practice and legislation reporting any concerns to the appropriate person.
The post holder must have good communication skills to be able to inform, persuade, inspire and motivate students and provide feedback to other professionals and parents as required.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.