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Second in Science

Cherry Tree Road, Marton, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 4PH
St George's School - A Church of England Academy
Full Time
Mainscale/UPS + TLR 2b
13th October 2021
Start Date
3rd January 2022
23rd October 2021 12:00 AM
Contract Term
Job ID
Start date
3rd January 2022
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1182530

Second in Science

Join a team that’s as ambitious as you are.

Believe, Achieve & Care. Support every pupil, whatever their background, to make real progress and achieve their full potential. Be part of a team that’s as ambitious as you are – and bring your talents to St George’s School, a school that’s part of Cidari Multi Academy Trust.

At St George’s, Blackpool, we offer high-quality education in a vibrant, traditional learning environment, where students and staff feel valued and supported. We are passionate about helping every student achieve their full potential in an academic, caring, inclusive community.

High-achieving and oversubscribed, St George’s is renowned for being more than just a school; we are dedicated to nurturing ‘the best from everyone’.

We have an exciting opportunity for a 2nd in Science to join us at St George’s. As a leader in science you will be instrumental in laying the foundation of excellent standards of education and creating a stimulating and purposeful environment where our students develop a love of Science and can make excellent progress. Our ambition over the next three years is for our students to be the best scientists in Blackpool and beyond as well as our progress 8 score in Maths to be above 1.

Already Blackpool and the Fylde’s best performing school on the Progress 8 measure, we are driven by ambition: a clear ambition to deliver a quality academic education combining the heritage of modern ambition built on traditional values.

We’re also committed to providing first-rate training and development to all our teaching staff, plus excellent career advancement opportunities within the school. You’ll find high expectations here too. We expect the kind of exemplary behaviour that allows our teachers to do their jobs as effectively as they can.

Why choose St George’s

  • Culture of high expectations;teachers can teach and pupils can learn.
  • Exceptionally visible senior leadership team.
  • A centralised homework system.
  • Centralised detention system run by the senior leadership team.
  • Strong systems and structures meaning pupils feel safe and secure.
  • Great pupils who conduct themselves impeccably.
  • Collaborative planning with centralised, shared units of work and resources.
  • Schemes of work fully resourced and ready.
  • Focus on feedback not marking.
  • Professional progression opportunities.
  • Well-resourced and maintained classroom and buildings.
  • No off the shelf strategies; no graded observations; tailored coaching.

Cidari Multi Academy TrustCidari Education - Multi Academy Trust, established in November 2013 is a growing education sponsor and part of the Blackburn Diocese. We are committed to providing high quality education for all children in our academies based on clearly established Christian values and principles.

If you are interested in joining a committed and dedicated team and have the ambition to help shape the continuing development of the School and Trust, we would welcome your application.

Closing Date: Friday 22nd October 

Proposed Interview Date: Week commencing Monday 25th October 

Applications will only be accepted on a fully completed application form with accompanying supporting letter. 


Safeguarding Statement:

St George's School - A Church of England Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
St George's School - A Church of England Academy

St George's School - A Church of England Academy

Part of Cidari Multi Academy Trust

Cidari Multi Academy Trust