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Second in Science

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Job description

A developing Bolton based Secondary school is looking to appoint a Second in Science on a full time basis from September 2019 to cover a maternity leave on a supply basis for 12 months.

The Head teacher and the Director of Science are seeking a driven, ambitious and determined practitioner who is able to secure outstanding outcomes for all their pupils. If you wish to work within a welcoming, forward-thinking staff team, please see the details below.

  • Full time Second in Science required from September 2019.
  • Initially on a supply basis to cover a 12 month maternity leave.
  • Must hold strong subject specific qualifications alongside evidence of outstanding teaching.
  • Opportunity to work within a progressive Bolton based Secondary school across Key Stages 3 & 4.
  • Pay in line with MPS/UPS £23, 720 - £39, 406 +TLR.

The role as the Second in Science will involve co-leading the department alongside the Head of department with teaching and learning, creating dynamic curriculum provisions and continuing to raise the standard of attainment and behaviour.

The department is well resourced and more than 80% of pupils achieve at least two Science GCSE's, at grade 9-4, during their examinations. Staff receives ongoing training and CPD programmes which benefit the pupils, staff and school. As the incoming Second in Science your responsibilities will include but may not be limited to;

  • Promote an excellent teaching practice in Science, evaluating the quality of teaching and standards of pupil's achievement, and setting targets for improvement.
  • Establish and maintaining policies and practices to promote positive behaviour and achievement in Science within the framework of the school Behaviour Policies.
  • Deliver paramount Science lessons, using creative and student centred teaching methods working alongside the Director of Science.
  • Demonstrate a progressive teaching style focused on raising student attainment.

The school is located just outside Bolton town centre and is easily accessible via the M61 and the surrounding areas, which include Bury, Wigan, Salford and Chorley. Public transport links are also easily accessible, with the Bus and Train station a few miles away from the school.

The Head Teacher and governors are in the process of shortlisting applications for this exciting Second in Science role and if you wish to be considered for the position then please forward an up to date CV via the links provided or contact the Manchester Secondary Branch for further information.

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