Science Teacher

Tradewind Recruitment
London (Greater)
31 Oct 2018
12 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you currently considering a new General Science Teaching role from after the October half-term break? If so please call me at Tradewind Recruitment as soon as possible as I am working with an ‘Outstanding’ School in West London (easily commutable from other areas of London) who urgently seek a new Key Stage 3 and 4 General Science Teacher from after the break.

Science Teacher; October 2018, Ealing

Are you a Science Teacher interested in teaching in an OFSTED rated ‘Outstanding’ School based in Ealing? Are you available to start a maternity cover from October 2018 until the end of the academic year? If so Tradewind Recruitment have the role for you so please send your CV for immediate consideration.

An OFSTED graded ‘Outstanding’ school in the borough of Ealing have contacted us to assist them with the recruitment of a Key Stage 3 and 4 Science Teacher to cover a year-long maternity contract from October 2018; the role offers a very competitive salary available in line with experience (Main Pay Scale Inner London - £28,660 - £39,006) and can be on a long-term contract through Tradewind Recruitment or on a fixed-term through the school, the choice would be yours.

Based in Ealing, West London, the school is easy accessible on many modes of transport with the main overground station being only 15 minutes from Central London. The current cohort of staff travel from across London to access the school due to it’s prestigious nature so even if you are not currently living in Ealing, or have not previously considered it as a location, please still submit your CV for consideration as you will be presently surprised at how easy it is.

The school is the highest achieving school in the borough. It is a co-educational school that runs from Key Stage 3 to Key Stage 4 and, as stated, is graded as ‘Outstanding’ at OFSTED. Tradewind Recruitment have provided staff to the school for the last 18 years on long-term and permanent contracts and regardless of department, the feedback is unrivalled.

Responsibilities for this Key Stage 3 and 4 Science Teacher Role include:

This role will involve teaching small, co-educational classes of around 25 motivated boys and girls with an almost 50/50 timetable split across both Key Stages.

• To follow the school’s curriculum and assessment methodology (which are largely based on the National Curriculum)
• To assess prospective pupil applications
• To do at least one duty a week (paid additional)
• Core hours are 8:00am to 4:00pm, with one 8am duty for one week per year. Junior School teaching is between 9am and 3:15pm
• To attend staff meetings and parents’ evenings as required out of school hours
• To contribute to ‘house’ and other whole school activities (e.g. sports day)
• Occasional internal cover of absent staff

The school adopts a policy of supportive rigour when developing the student’s academic and extra-curricular performance. Small class sizes mean that teachers have the opportunity to pay close attention to their pupils and develop each child. .
The ideal candidate for this Key Stage 3 and 4 Science Teacher role will:
• be experienced and/or qualified to teach Key Stage 3 and 4 Science.
• be empathetic to the students and contribute to the school’s friendly, enthusiastic atmosphere.
• be familiar with the national curriculum and assessment methodology
• A sense of warmth and having a caring outlook.
• Any other skills or subject expertise may be helpful.

More information for this General Science Teacher role:

• Excellent departmental support, working under an award-winning Head of Department who has successfully led the department
• Free lunch and gym is provided by the school
• The school has very low staff turnover; with a number of the SLT
• A school allowance is paid on top of Inner London Main Pay Scale
Based in the borough of Ealing; based near both the Piccadilly, Central and Overground stations.
By working with Tradewind, we can offer you:
• We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
• We care about your training and development more than any other agency – which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor
• Great referral scheme – recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
• Full interview preparation and assistance – so you’re fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
• Help with lesson planning - our support doesn’t stop once we’ve secured you a placement
• Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
• Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
To join us and be successful in this Science Teacher role you will need to:

• Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
• This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
• Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
• You must have the legal right to work in the UK

For more information about the role, contact Eamonn Molloy on (Apply online only) option 2

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