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Job Summary

Job Type
Teacher
Subject
Science
Contract Type
Full Time
Contract Term
Permanent
Start Date
September 2019
Salary
MPS/UPS as appropriate. TLR payment possible for the right candidate (opportunity to be discussed at interview).
This job is open to NQTs
Closing Date
20-May-2019

Teacher of Science

Springwood High School

Norfolk

Springwood High School (part of West Norfolk Academies Trust) is seeking to appoint a permanent, full time Teacher of Science to join their high-achieving and friendly team.  

The successful candidate will be passionate about the teaching of Science and able to lead and inspire others to achieve success.  They will be an excellent classroom practitioner with an understanding of high quality teaching and learning with an excellent subject knowledge. For the right candidate the roles and responsibilities of this post may be extended and attract a TLR payment. This can be discussed at interview.

We encourage visits to our school for you to see our facilities and talk to our students about our school. For further information please contact: recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk or call 01553 773393.

Please see additional documents for full details and a Person Specification.

Springwood High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

 

How to Apply

To apply please complete an application form (all 3 parts - must be completed - please see the application guidance for more information) and return it along with a covering letter to the HR Department at Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, PE30 4AW or email to recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk.

Please note that we reserve the right to close and shortlist this vacancy early should a viable field be attracted prior to the closing date. Prospective applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Interviews currently planned for the 23rd/24th May 2019.

Closing Date for Applications: 20-May-2019

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Secondary schools
Headteacher
Andrew Johnson
LEA/Region
Norfolk
NoR
1727
Age Range
11-18
Address
Queensway
Gaywood, Kings Lynn
Norfolk
Postcode
PE30 4AW
Telephone
01553 773393
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Employer Details

Springwood High School

A Specialist Performing Arts School

Springwood High School, part of West Norfolk Academies Trust

With more than a hundred years of history, Springwood provides an education for boys and girls aged between eleven and eighteen in King's Lynn.

Springwood High School is a comprehensive school with Specialist Performing Arts Status and a long history of providing an excellent education to pupils in West Norfolk.

Springwood High School is part of West Norfolk Academies Trust, dedicated to ensuring that every student gains the best qualifications possible. We believe that excellent academic qualifications provide each student with the best life chances and opportunities to ensure a successful and fulfilled future. In the last two years the percentage of students gaining 5 higher grades including English and Maths has risen significantly.

We have a high expectation of both our teachers and our students. We set challenging targets for all and support each other to achieve them. We work hard to monitor accurately the progress of students, celebrate academic success and intervene where necessary.

A positive attitude to learning is an essential aspect of academic success. Our teachers regularly assess how engaged each learner is in their studies using an attitude to learning score. We celebrate students who have a good attitude to their studies and actively encourage those who need to improve in this area.

We offer a wide range of opportunities, both within and beyond the classroom - it is vital that every student participates in other areas of school life. Springwood expects every student to take part in other aspects of our offer to them including;

  • Competitive Sport
  • Dance Performances
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Drama Performances
  • House Competitions
  • Music Performances
  • Lunchtime clubs
  • Numerous foreign visits and exchanges

To view our latest OFSTED report please visit http://www.springwoodhighschool.co.uk