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Teacher of Science

MPS/ UPS

Post: Fixed Term (January 2021 – August 2021), full time

As a forward-looking and innovative school we are seeking to appoint a highly skilled Teacher of Science to join our large, friendly and successful team.

This is an outstanding opportunity for an NQT or experienced teacher to join our highly successful Science Department.  You must have QTS status.  An ability to teach across the full age and ability range up to A Level is desirable.

Kingdown School is ranked in the top 10 secondary schools in Wiltshire situated in Warminster in the heart of beautiful rural Wiltshire with excellent links to Salisbury, Bath, Bristol and the South-West. Kingdown School is an academy under the Acorn Education Trust providing exciting opportunities to improve local education and draw on the collective experience of a Trust.

The Science Department is housed together in one block and comprises 12 laboratories, a large main prep-room and 5 smaller rooms which double as prep-rooms and office space.  All full time science teachers in the Department have their own room in which they teach and we are on a rolling programme of laboratory refurbishment for our oldest laboratories.  We have good facilities, including your own office space and computer; we provide a wide variety of resources.

For the successful candidate we can offer:

  • enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning;
  • a caring and supportive community environment;
  • a commitment to health and wellbeing of staff;
  • a commitment to professional development;
  • full support and induction programme for NQTs.;
  • the opportunity to work effectively with other schools as part of a multi-academy trust.

For more information please be sure to read the attachments below and to apply, click ‘Quick Apply’ on the TES website and send a letter of application to rak@kingdown.wilts.sch.uk.

Miss Rebecca Krzyzosiak, PA to Headteacher, Kingdown School, Woodcock Road, WARMINSTER, Wiltshire BA12 9DR.  E-mail: rak@kingdown.wilts.sch.uk

Kingdown School, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening.  We are an equal opportunities employer.

Kingdown School Headteacher:  Mr D Locke

Documents

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Person Specification 16th Oct 2020 Download
Department Information 16th Oct 2020 Download
Letter from Head 16th Oct 2020 Download
How to Apply 16th Oct 2020 Download

Job Specification

Role
Kingdown School
Subject
Science
Closing Date
Wednesday 4th November 2020
Start Date
January 2021
Job Reference
KD20-21-26
Location
Kingdown School, Woodcock Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 8FJ
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Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: KD20-21-26.

Rebecca Krzyzosiak

Job Specification

Role
Kingdown School
Subject
Science
Closing Date
Wednesday 4th November 2020
Start Date
January 2021
Job Reference
KD20-21-26
Location
Kingdown School, Woodcock Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 8FJ
Get Directions

Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: KD20-21-26.

Rebecca Krzyzosiak