Teacher of Science
Caroline Chisholm School was the UK’s first purpose built all-through school which opened in state of the art facilities in 2004. The school is a dynamic, successful and highly over-subscribed academy with over 2000 students on roll, of which 420 pupils are in the primary phase and around 300 students in the Sixth form.
We are seeking passionate and inspirational Teacher of Science in our Secondary phase.
Academic attainment across all phases is consistently above national averages and in 2019, 83% of students obtained the expected standards in reading, writing and maths at the end of Key Stage 2. In addition, 78% of students obtained grade 4+ in both English and maths at GCSE.
The role is suitable for an NQT or an experienced member of staff wishing to seek a change in environment and work in a highly effective school.
The successful candidate will be expected to motivate and inspire students, staff and parents to develop and promote a culture that challenges students to achieve at the highest levels. Caroline Chisholm School has a clear ambition to become the highest-performing school in the Northamptonshire area, across all phases.
If you feel that our school ethos fits your ambitions, we would very much like to hear from you. This position is available from September 2020.
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. This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS
Disclosure. All applicants should read the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy (which is available on our website) and are required to declare any information, as requested, on the online application form.
We welcome daytime visits to the school for any candidate who is interested in the role.
To apply, please complete the online application form and include a letter of application, telling us about your experience and suitability for the post with reference to the attached job description and person specification.
Please note that all applications must be submitted by: 10/04/2020 by mid-day. If you have not heard from the school within 1 week of this deadline, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.
References will always be requested before interview.
• Due to our current school closure we are unable to confirm an exact interview date at the moment. If we wish to interview you, we will contact you and discuss this over the telephone first
Caroline Chisholm School 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.