Science Teacher for High School

Paignton, Devon
£24,939 - £33,444 + excellent benefits
08 May 2019
19 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £24,939 - £33,444 + excellent benefits

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is a Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

An opportunity to join a successful and growing team providing Management training and apprenticeships to key employers in the South West accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

We are currently recruiting for a Science Teacher (Lecturer) to join our team here at South Devon College. You will be required to undertake formal scheduled teaching duties including; teaching, tutorials and student assessment. The post requires you to manage, plan and review learning programmes and the curriculum. You will be responsible for the delivery of Science and Additional Science across the South Devon High School (14-16 direct entry) provision. You may also be required to teach across a range of programmes including other GCSE programmes and Functional Skills across the College.

The successful candidate will need to hold a relevant Degree or equivalent and have QTS/QTLS status. Evidence of continued professional and personal development is required as well as experience of teaching and/or training. We are looking for a candidate with relevant subject knowledge, good organisational and communication skills and someone who has a keen interest and understanding of pupil centred learning.

Benefits as follows: 37 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards, membership of the Sodexo Employee Discounts Platform), Holiday Purchase Scheme, Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass, and many others.

Closing Date: Midnight Sunday 19th May 2019

Interview Date: Friday 24th May 2019

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Please note that you will be required to be in possession of an Enhanced DBS Certificate, or be willing to undertake an Enhanced DBS check as a condition of employment at the College.

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.