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Science Teacher - Full-time

The Sittingbourne School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4002-305T
  • Posted:01/02/2019
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:15/02/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Teacher of Science - Immediate start available

MPS or UPS with possible salary enhancement for the right candidate

Full time

Are you new to the profession or looking for a fresh challenge? Are you passionate about science? Do you want to be part of a highly successful team in a school committed to fostering a love of STEM?


Join us and benefit from-

  • A very well run and very supportive department;
  • Dedicated facilities including brand new, well-equipped laboratories;
  • Extensive banks of resources, shared across our trust;
  • The opportunity to teach A Level;
  • Pupils who enjoy learning in a dynamic and exciting school;
  • An excellent CPD programme, including opportunities to study further;
  • Being part of a highly successful trust.


We are looking for candidates who -

  • Are able to teach KS3 and KS4 biology, chemistry and physics;
  • Are able to implement and deliver an inspiring curriculum in a vibrant learning environment;
  • Have obtained at least a high quality degree in science or a related subject;
  • Have high expectations and aspirations for all students;
  • Are committed to our vision to ensure student well-being and good progress is at the heart of everything we do.


We would be willing to consider applicants with relevant experience who may not hold QTS but have a commitment to achieve this.


Ofsted – ‘Teachers have high expectations of their pupils and expect all pupils to give of their best.’


Application packs available online at Kent Teach.

Please note – we cannot accept CVs without an application form.


Closing Date: Friday 15th February 2019 at 12 noon.

Interview Date: TBC


Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Contact details:   Miss Carmen Quan or Miss Kate Box

Email: carmen.quan@swale.at or kate.box@swale.at


Applications to be sent to: Trust HR Team – email: hr@swale.at 


Trust Principal: Mr J Whitcombe MA

Executive Headteacher: Mr S Murphy

Headteacher: Ms Y Peden

Information about the school

The Sittingbourne School is a large non-selective school and was judged by Ofsted in November 2017 as a ‘Good’ school.

We believe that all learners need to feel safe and secure in school in order for them to reach their full potential. We have established a culture of respect for each other and pride in academic achievement for all learners.

We offer our students a very broad curriculum, placing value on the arts and vocational subjects in addition to core and Ebacc subjects. Our objective is to ensure success for every student so that when they leave us they are well rounded, confident individuals, well equipped to take their place in the work place or further education. We are very proud of the culture and ethos that exists in the school which is continually evolving and developing to ensure that all students benefit from our extensive systems of support.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Ms Yvette Peden
  • Address:Swanstree Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4NL
  • Telephone: 01795 472449
  • Email: HR@swale.at

Fax: 01795 470332


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.