Teacher of Science

Teacher of Science

Salary: MPS/UPS

To start September 2022

Kingsway Park High School was established in 2010 and joined the Altus Education Partnership in February 2022. We are now a very popular oversubscribed school (1350 students in years 7-11 and 190 staff) located in central Rochdale. We are very proud of the high-quality facilities, resources, and environment that we provide for both staff and students. We hold our school values of Kindness, Perseverance, Helpfulness, and Success at the core of everything we do and everything we expect from our students.

Kingsway Park High School are looking to appoint a new or experienced teacher of KS3 and 4 Science who is looking for a new challenge and is willing to join an exciting, and forward-thinking team. The science department has vastly developed over the past 5 years under effective leadership, it contains many outstanding practitioners to share best practice and it prides itself in continuous improvement for all.

The successful candidate needs to have a real passion for their subject and to be up to date with best practice and raising outcomes in science. The ideal candidate would be willing to help raise the profile for science whole school. The science department at Kingsway Park High School is a supportive department that is well resourced with 2 science technicians, 8 laboratories and 1 classroom.  There is a work area for staff within the department so the team can work cohesively to support less experienced members of the team and to share excellent practice.

What you’ll need to succeed

Applications are welcomed from colleagues with relevant experience of teaching (or training to teach) science at KS3 and 4, and a real passion for their subject.

It is extremely important that all staff members have high expectations of themselves and the students they teach and share our ethos that every student is valued.  We want staff to be the very best that they could be.

To have an informal, confidential discussion and to find out how to apply, please contact Paula Read at Hays Education on 07966403947 or paula.read@hays.com

Visits to the school can be organised by contacting Hays Education.

The closing date for all applications is 9am on Wednesday 8th June 2022

Interviews will be held w/c  13th June 2022

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background check.

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Kingsway Park High School

Turf Hill Road
OL16 4XA