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Science teacher

Job Title: Science teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: East London, London
Salary: £150 - £190 per day
REF: KPSCI0610_1507270974
Contact Name: Kayleigh Passfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 5 years ago

Job Description

The role

The core purpose of this post is to contribute to the overall development of this strong, stable department through teaching all three sciences at Key Stage 3 and 4 with the ability to offer a specialism at GCSE and A Level.

NQTs and experienced teachers are welcome to apply.

The school:

  • Graded an "Outstanding" Secondary school by Ofsted in 2014
  • The school is located in East London within close proximity to a tube station.
  • Will consider an NQT
  • Will consider either Chemistry or Biology specialist

Key responsibilities:

  • To actively contribute to the teaching of Science across all age and ability ranges
  • To remain informed of current developments in the subject area, to participate in INSET and to initiate change where appropriate
  • To devise innovative, challenging schemes of work
  • To consistently plan and deliver good and outstanding lessons, ensuring that a variety of teaching resources are utilised
  • To set and mark internal examinations and tests as required
  • To demonstrate good knowledge of a wide range of teaching methods and to implement these in the classroom
  • To be fully committed to and actively contribute to the department enrichment activities programme
  • To possess excellent ICT skills and use these as a tool in the teaching of Science
  • To monitor the quality of teaching; based on evidence, self-evaluation and development, ensuring a consistent and continuous focus on achievement and aspiration
  • To maintain an organised and effective learning environment in the classroom and shared areas
  • To take responsibility for own professional development in discussion with the Head of Dept.