Science Teacher - Harrogate

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Secondary Teacher
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary Description:
Up to £150 a day
Principal Teachers
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Principal Teachers are working in partnership with a secondary school in the Harrogate area. The school currently has a vacancy for a full time Science Teacher to commence a long term post from September. The Head Teacher requires a committed Teacher of Science, who will be flexible to continue on an ongoing basis. You will be required to deliver an engaging Science curriculum within a specialism in any discipline (Biology, Chemistry or Physics) at KS3 and KS4 level. You will also have Form Tutor responsibilities for Year 11.

Based in Harrogate, the school is well resourced and has excellent facilities within the Science Department. The successful applicant will become part of an experienced and dynamic team where collaboration is encouraged to share best practice. The Head Teacher is seeking a committed Science Teacher with a wealth of experience to deliver a robust and stimulating curriculum to Years 9-11 to motivate students to learn and achieve. You will need to demonstrate your ability to plan and assess to a high standard to ensure that students of a range of abilities are equally supported and challenged. You will need to embrace the school’s ethos and be committed to participating in the wider life of the school.

The successful applicant will have:

• Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) recognisable in the UK
• Strong behaviour and classroom management skills
• Previous experience of teaching in the UK
• Knowledge of the current Secondary National Curriculum requirements for
• Enthusiasm for the role and a creative flare
• The ability to form excellent working relationships with staff and pupils from a
diverse range of backgrounds
• Experience of planning and assessment to a very high standard
• A commitment to improving attainment for all students
• A proven track record for raising attainment and achieving targets

The benefits of working with Principal Teachers:

• No umbrella companies, you can be paid PAYE as standard
• Investment in CPD opportunities
• Over 16 years’ experience providing premium standard staff to schools
across Yorkshire and North East regions
• We are advocates of fair pay and conditions and work hard to offer
competitive remuneration for supply staff
• We are proud to be reputable for our ethical and friendly service
• Supportive Recruiters who will regularly check how you are getting on and
listen to your feedback

Principal Teachers are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment vetting checks. Principal Teachers are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. Due to the high-volume of applications we expect to receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Principal Teachers
Tel: 01748352100
Contact: Kate Green

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