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Science Teacher - Knutsford/Wilmslow

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Job description

  • Qualified Science teacher?
  • Based in the Knutsford/Wilmslow area?
  • Looking for a new challenge?

We are seeking to appoint a successful qualified science teacher of any specialism to join the expanding department at a secondary school in the Knutsford/Wilmslow area rated Good by Ofsted. This Science post is for a January 2020 start; however, there is the possibility of an earlier start for the right candidate. The Science position is open to NQTs and experienced practitioners provided they hold QTS in the UK.

This large secondary school holds a strong focus on academic excellence, with high expectations of pupil engagement with their education, as well as of the teaching and learning provided in lessons. Their Progress and Attainment 8 scores are, as a result, very strong and indicative of the aspirational culture of the school. These academic endeavours are also complemented by a rich and diverse extra-curricular offering that provides pupils with the opportunities to gain a fully rounded school experience.

Located a short distance from the M6 and M56, the school is easily accessible by car for candidates in and around the South Manchester, Macclesfield, Trafford, Stockport and Warrington areas. There are also public transport options available more locally.

Key points:

  • Science teacher (any specialism)
  • January (or earlier) start
  • Knutsford/Wilmslow
  • GBP24,373 - GBP40,490
  • Must hold QTS in the UK
  • Must hold a DBS on the Update service/be willing to apply for enhanced DBS
  • Must be able to confidently deliver general Science to KS3 and specialism to KS4
  • Good communication, organisation and differentiation skills are also essential

If you are interested in and eligible for this role, please upload your most recent CV, or contact the Manchester South branch on 0161 242 1794.

Deadline for applications is Friday 29th November, however, suitable candidates may be seen, interviewed and appointed prior to this so early application is advised.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.This will be a temporary position and may go permanent at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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