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Science Teacher - Full-time

The Old Priory school, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-6076-1T
  • Posted:22/10/2021
  • Pay:M1 (£25,714) – M6 (£36,961)
  • Start Date:04/01/22
  • App Close Date:19/11/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:22/11/21


We are currently recruiting of a full-time Science Teacher to work with our KS 3 and KS4 pupils.  The successful candidate will be repsonsible for the teaching and development of mixed age and ability pupils.  Teaching needs to be creative and exciting, to engage and educate our children.

As an individual, the successful candidate needs to be resilient, energetic and enthusiastic in creating a fun learning environment for our pupils to begin to enjoy school and education.  The successful applicant will work closely with the teaching and classroom staff in supporting the students to follow the national curriculum.   

Many of our children come to us having experienced a level of trauma and with attachment difficulty related history.  Often these early experiences have meant a very disrupted educational experience and our expertise means that we are able to provide an educational approach that will enable our children to make progress in all areas of their well-being as well as academic progress.  The aim of The Old Priory School is to provide a child-centred environment that meets the individual learning needs of all students.  We do this through a varied and creative approach to the curriculum that develops physical, cognitive, emotional and social skills.  Lessons are made fun and interactive with a focus on emotional development and with a teacher and high ratio of learning support staff in each class, children are given the care and support they need.  We believe that by creating a nurturing environment that focuses on building quality relationships with our students, they will flourish and achieve their full potential. 

SEMH experience would be preferable but not essential. Full references and professional checks, including an enhanced DBS will be in place before commencing employment, with a proposed starting date fo the 4th of January 2022. 

For your enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our Personnel Dept on 01843 823762, for further information or discussion.  Visit our webist to apply via this site.  Please direct all applications to this email: jackie.mcpherson@ethelbert.net  Information about the school: The Old Priory School:  Specialist SEMH Provision:  Differentiated Curriculum:  Interactive teaching style:  Full SENCo & SALT Support 

We look forward to hearing from you.

Information about the school

SEBD Secondary and Primary provision

The Old Priory School is a small Independent Secondary SEMH school within Ethelbert Children's Services.  The school is based in Ramsgate, Kent.  The school has a maximum roll of 33 children across five classes.  There is a high ratio of Teacher /  LSA ratio to help our children access education.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).