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Head of Science

Location: BUCKINGHAM, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE Salary: 38000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Education Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 5 months ago Reference: 3373193
“A parent’s comment that ‘the school has improved greatly over the past few years’ is right. Pupils are now learning well and making good progress”.

“The headteacher has appointed senior and middle leaders who have strengthened the effectiveness of leadership and teaching”.

“Disadvantaged pupils now achieve as well as other pupils because leaders successfully reflected on the most effective way to support them”.

REED Education are working in partnership with an OFSTED “good” School in central Buckinghamshire in their search to appoint a Head of Science to start in January 2019. This is a permanent and full-time position and you will be expected to teach from Key Stage 3 – 5.

Our school is commutable from Buckingham, Bicester, Aylesbury, Milton Keynes and Oxford.

Leading a motivated and hard-working team you will be expected to plan exciting and challenging schemes of work for ambitious pupils who are keen to achieve. Our School will consider specialists in any of the Science subject areas and leadership experience would be beneficial but is not essential.

The successful candidate will: -

Have the ability to teach at least one Science subject from Year 7 upwards
Be passionate about their subject areas and a good role model to students
Experience of planning department schemes of work beneficial but not essential
Be comfortable teaching in Key Stage 5 if required
Be innovative and have a strong classroom presence
Have excellent communication skills and be able to lead a team of specialist teachers

The School will support the appointed teacher a strong leadership team, therefore the right candidate will be given all of the tools to succeed in an exciting teaching environment.

If you are interested and available, or would like an informal chat about this position, please contact Matt Payne on 01908 680 602 or at

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