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Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Big plans, bright future

Curriculum Leader of Science

Northfield School and Sports College
£22,917 - £38,633 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
Main/Upper Payscale plus TLR1B
Contract Details:
Permanent. Required for September 2018.
Contract Hours:
Full time
The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Job Description:
'Staff morale is outstanding'
'Students thrive both personally and academically' Ofsted July 2016

Northfield School is a large, 11-16 secondary school, a specialist school and sports college with state of the art facilities and interactive technology in a well-resourced newly refurbished school.

In July 2016, Ofsted judged the school to be Good in all categories. We are a rapidly improving school seeking to recruit a Curriculum Leader of Science with the potential to support the school in moving to outstanding. Northfield has a commitment to excellence and helping every child succeed.

We are looking to recruit an experienced and outstanding Curriculum Lead (Science) with a proven track record of excellence in leading and managing a successful Science Department. The successful candidate will lead a large, enthusiastic and experienced Science Department that has the capacity to become outstanding. The post will also allow the successful applicant to develop senior leadership skills and to have an impact upon a range of whole school developments, determined by areas of interest and expertise.

Our other recent successes include, achieving the Arts Gold Mark (Exemplary) award, Investors in People Gold Award, School Games Gold Award, Beacon School status for Holocaust Education by the University of London and Flagship School status for the Duke of Edinburgh Award. Northfield plays a significant role in the Campus Stockton Teaching Alliance.

An official application form and further details are available online from the school website and should be returned to by 12 noon on the closing date.

Alternatively, applications are also accepted by post by 12 noon on the closing date (FAO Allyson Mills). NB: we do not accept CV's.

Visits to the school are welcome by appointment; please call Allyson Mills or email using the details above.
Northfield School and Sports College, Thames Road, Billingham, TS22 5EG
Tel: 01642 557373 Fax: 01642 360392 Head Teacher Mr C J Walker
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