Teacher of Chemistry - September 2019
Large Outstanding Academy
NQT positions available
Horizon Teachers in partnership with an outstanding Academy in East London is looking for a Teacher of Chemistry to join their excellent Science Department. This is a permanent teaching position, the Academy wish to appoint a hardworking and dedicated Chemistry Teacher, for the right teacher this role would provide a great opportunity with rapid progression available. The ideal teacher must have experience of teaching Chemistry to KS3 and 4, the ability to teach KS5 would be an advantage but is not essential.
The Academy is a large expanding inner London academy. There are over 300 students in each year group and within the next year the school will be moving into new buildings where all departments will have state of the art facilities designed to enhance teaching and learning. The school in recent years has raised achievement amongst all students, GCSE results are at a very high level with 79% of students achieving 5 A* - C grades, in 2017 the school achieved a positive progress 8 score, this was higher than similar schools in the borough and puts the academy among the best in London.
The Science department led by the established head of department continue to thrive, with over 10 members of staff in the department, sciences are taught as a single subject. The department require a teacher of Chemistry who will be able to teach KS3 and 4 students up to GCSE. There may also be A Level teaching in the timetable. The department are supported by 3 technicians who prepare materials and set up experiments for lessons where needed.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Teacher of Chemistry to join a strong department. The role would suit a teacher early in their teaching career as rapid progression and promotion is encouraged. The school have a great CPD programme in place and all teachers are supported throughout the year.
To apply for this role you must;
• Be a qualified Chemistry Teacher with QTS or be training currently.
• Have experience of teaching Chemistry to KS3 and 4,
• Be motivated and able to work in a team of teachers.
• Have a record of teaching Good and Outstanding lessons.
• Have good Behaviour management skills.
Please apply ASAP with an up to date CV and details of professional references. This is a September start.
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