Teacher of Science

Status: Full-time, 32.5 hours per week over 5 days -Permanent
Salary: £24,098 to £39,329
Location: Thomas Rotherham College
Closing date: 7th February 2020, 12:00pm

Thomas Rotherham College is the largest sixth form college provider in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. We have a tradition of achievement and aim to provide a future of opportunity to all our students.

We are looking to appoint an outstanding teacher of science. As a 16-19 Sixth Form College we can offer an exciting opportunity to specialise in Post-16 delivery of this popular subject in a growing faculty.  Candidates qualified to teach A-levels in Chemistry or Biology and with an ability to teach L3 BTEC Science and/or GCSE Science are invited to apply for this unique position.

The successful candidate will become part of a large and supportive team delivering academic excellence in a range of courses (including BTEC qualifications, A-levels and GCSEs) through student-focused learning. We are committed to staff development and to the appointment of colleagues who will contribute to the co-construction of high-quality provision within the Faculty through a whole-hearted commitment to their own professional learning.

The College is part of Inspire Trust which includes Oakwood High School and Sitwell Junior School, a truly community-based Trust.  As a Trust we are committed to developing a set of shared values through every aspect of our work. These values are the development of respect, responsibility, resourcefulness, resilience, reflection, risk taking and relationships.

We offer a positive working environment, we care about our students and we care about our staff, all of whom know that and appreciate that.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be part of this, contribute to this culture and develop it further.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 7 February at 12 noon. Interviews will be held Friday 28 February 2020.  Applicants are required to apply via our online application form which is available on our website at https://www.inspirelearningtrust.uk/thomas-rotherham-college-vacancies/

PLEASE NOTE we operate Safer Recruitment and we do not accept CVs or CV attachments.  We will not accept applications from Agencies. All candidates must complete our online application form in full.

Inspire Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment.  The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and operates a no smoking policy in all its workplaces.  We undertake to make any reasonable adjustments to a job or workplace to counteract any disadvantages a disabled person may face.

Job Description/Person Specification (pdf)