Head of Physics

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/04/2021 15:00
MPS/UPS: £25,714 - £41,604 per annum, plus TLR1A: £8,291, depending on relevant teaching experience.
Hours per week:
Full time as in accordance with the Teachers' Pay and Conditions Document.
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Walker Riverside Academy, Waverdale Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 4AW.
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
16 Apr
Further Information

This school has Academy status and is part of a Multi Academy Trust; the employer will be the Multi Academy Trust.

Walker Riverside Academy
Waverdale Avenue
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE6 4AW.

Required from September 2021.

Walker Riverside Academy, is looking to appoint a highly motivated, outstanding Science Teacher to raise standards by leading the development of teaching and learning across
Key Stage 3 and 4 in Physics.

Our most recent OFSTED report in September 2017 judged the school’s overall effectiveness as good. Of particular note to inspectors in Science was the impact of strategies that have improved students’ writing and providing opportunities for students to reflect and learn from their mistakes. We are now pushing to achieve outstanding and recognise the need to develop specialist areas within our Science Faculty.

To be successful you will have high expectations of yourself and those around you, a clear vision for Physics and be passionate about developing Science Capital to improve outcomes and life chances for our students. You will be an outstanding practitioner with the vision, energy and drive to ensure teaching is of the highest standard across all key stages to ensure rapid improvement in curriculum development, student progress and achievement. With a suite of purpose built science labs boasting a range of specialist equipment and technologies for students to use, the opportunities are endless.

As part of the newly formed Tyne Coast Academy Trust, our shared vision of excellence in education at all ages means that there is potential for ongoing professional development and career progression.
If you are a dynamic, committed and inspirational teacher, are up for the challenge of providing life changing education for all and a relentless drive to achieve outstanding progress and attainment with students, we would encourage you to apply and look forward to receiving your application.

This Academy is totally committed to child safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all applications will be closely scrutinised to this end. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and pass a range of other recruitment checks.

Application forms and further details are available directly from our website at www.walker.academy or by contacting us by telephone on 0191 295 8660, or by email at enquiry@walker.academy

Closing date: 3.00pm, Friday 16 April 2021.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.