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Teacher of Science - Full-time

Future Schools Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F43-162-T
  • Posted:27/05/2021
  • Pay:Main Pay Scale / Upper Pay Scale
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:11/06/2021 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC

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Vacancy Title: Teacher of Science

Start Date: September 2021


As a result of Cornwallis Academy’s increasing popularity and excellent reputation in the local community, we are looking to appoint a highly driven and aspirational teacher of Science. The candidate should show a real passion for the subject and will be able to inspire students.  Our highly successful Science Department has delivered school record breaking results for the past 3 years in a row and were awarded the Kent Science Department of the year award 2018/19.  Our Science Department consists of a team of skilled and motivated teachers, which makes the post suitable for a colleague at the start of their career. 


You will be joining an incredibly well-resourced and popular department with a relentless focus on raising achievement and good numbers for post-16 courses in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and BTEC Applied Science. The person appointed would be managed on a day to day basis by the Director of Science and would be supported by three Key Stage Managers for Science.  At present the Department teaches a full suite of Science subjects.  At Key Stage 4, Triple Science is taught together with AQA Trilogy combined science.    


As well as our state-of-the-art facilities, we have an exciting programme of trips, visits and extra-curricular activities.  Cornwallis Academy values positive and professional working relationships and seeks individuals who will support this ethos. We are very excited about the future of Science in our School and we are ready to invest in the right people to ensure its success. 


The successful candidate will be a creative and inspiring Teacher of Science who will have:

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • The ability to teach Science up to KS4 and the potential for development of KS5 teaching
  • Possess recent, relevant teaching experience
  • Be an outstanding classroom practitioner who can inspire students


We will offer you:

  • A vibrant and exciting place to work
  • A friendly and supportive environment
  • An excellent CPD programme, with opportunities for action research and nationally accredited qualifications 
  • The support of a Trust that currently encompasses two Secondary schools, one Primary school, and one Nursery for children aged 3 months to 4 years
  • A well-resourced department with schemes of work and resources available.
  • An opportunity to join various schemes such as the Benenden corporate healthcare scheme


All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. Future Schools Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. All members of staff are expected to share and adhere to this commitment.


Please be aware that we reserve the right to interview and appoint at any time prior to the close date above.

Information about the trust

Future Schools Trust is a visionary organisation comprised of two secondary academies, a sixth form, primary school and a nursery school. Occupying state-of-the-art facilities our objective is to secure the very best educational opportunities for the young people we serve. We pride ourselves in being innovative in changing the face of education. If you are an ambitious, motivated and enthusiastic team player, we want to hear from you.

Future Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity.

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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.