Head of Department - Science

40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum MPS + TLR 1c
10 Feb 2017
24 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Science - Southend on Sea, Essex

If you are a versatile Head of Science who is looking for an exciting new challenge, then this nurturing secondary school in Southend on Sea has your ideal opportunity.

** Head of Science position available as a Permanent, Full-Time position
** Head of Science based in Southend on Sea
** Well-equipped secondary school
** Head of Science starting September 2017
** MPS + TLR 1c
** Excellent support and CPD via the Academy group

Head of Science Person Specification
To be considered you must be a determined lead teacher looking for more responsibility or an existing accomplished Head of Science ready for a new challenge who can show enthusiasm for education. You should have the capability to demonstrate an ability to improve all areas of the school and motivate each staff member to ensure that they are achieving their best. The school wants to meet applicants who have an ability to identify areas of weakness within their department and approach these issues in a way that not only motivates, inspires but also genuinely improves the staff and department. You must show the ability to create an environment where every student can thrive and engage with their lessons.

About the Head of Science Role
At this progressive school, as a Head of Science you will be joining the school to motivate staff, improve results and inspire the students. You will be ensuring that all lessons are of consistently high quality and teaching staff maintain their professional development in relation to subject knowledge. Although a middle a manager, you will still need to be an excellent classroom practitioner with high expectations of achievement and alongside reporting your data you will have an input into the decision making process and consult with the SLT in the implementation of your findings. You work closely with the schools' leadership team in developing the curriculum.

The School
This school is a large secondary found in Southend on Sea and is located just off the main road road in central Southend on Sea. Situated on a large site there is plenty of parking. The intake at this school sees students come from a wide range of social, economic and cultural backgrounds. The inclusive educational policies of this school are mirrored by schools in the cluster.

Apply now for this Head of Science position in Southend on Sea at a large secondary school where you can build a great future for yourself and for those in your care. Click 'Apply' and send your covering letter and CV over to Sharon Hockley at EduStaff.

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted