Teacher of Science - Fixed Term All Saints Church of England Academy

Post: Teacher of Science

Post Details: Full Time, Fixed Term

Location: Weymouth

Salary Scale: Teachers’ Pay Scale

We required a teacher of Science on a fixed term basis to teach all abilities from Year 7 to Year 11.  We are above all seeking an excellent teacher of Science but experience specifically in Chemistry or Physics would be advantageous.

All Saints Academy, located on Dorset’s beautiful Jurassic Coast, is undergoing a transformational journey and became part of the highly successful Ambitions Academy Trust in June 2019.  Ambitions Academy Trust is a multi-academy trust whose purpose is to provide outstanding education and improve the life chances of all the children and young people in the Trust academies. Ambitions Academies Trust provides an outstanding education across all sectors – primary, secondary and special. It ensures students and young people are given a broad and balanced education which prepares them well for success in their future lives. The trust operates a Teaching Academy for supporting staff development and sharing effective pedagogical approaches and staff joining All Saints will have a wealth of opportunity for career development.

We are looking for motivated candidates who are passionate and ambitious with a drive and commitment to improve the experience and life chances of our young people.  You will have a dynamic, exceptional and creative approach to improving the teaching and learning in a way that benefits all children.    The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate their knowledge of teaching strategies in their subject and have an empathy with the aims and ethos of the Academy.

Applicants need to meet the following criteria in addition to that specified in the person specification:

  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be qualified to teach Science to GCSE
  • Have recent experience

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; this is a commitment which we expect all staff and volunteers to share. The successful candidate will be required to have a Prohibition check, an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and, where relevant, any checks from time abroad in line with the Governments safer recruitment guidelines.

Applicants must complete the details, including a professional email address, to allow us to request two full references, one of which must be the Head/Director/Principal of the current or most recent employer and one from an alternative employment. The reference requests will ask for confirmation of any disciplinary issues and your suitability to work with children.

An appointment can only be finalised on receipt of all relevant checks.

Please note we DO NOT accept application by CV

For an application pack please apply using the application on the Academy website www.allsaints.dorset.sch.uk

For an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit to the Academy, please contact Mr J Stradling on 01305 783391 or mrstradling@allsaints-academy.co.uk

Ambitions Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be made of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 24th February 2020, 4pm

Interview Date: Thursday 27th February 2020

Start Date: Easter 2020 for one Term

Teacher – Person Specification

Teacher – Job Description


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