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Job Ref No. ECC8825446-139S Position Type: Head of Department/Faculty Pay Range: TLR 1b
Position Start Date: 01/09/2021 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 29/01/2021 Midday Date of Interviews: TBC  

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We are an oversubscribed grammar school, complimented by our most recent (2015) outstanding OFSTED inspection on all aspects, including our success in promoting good pupil attitudes and behaviour.

Due to retirement, we are seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and influential Leader of Science to head our current team of sixteen well-qualified and experienced practitioners and five technicians.

You will be an outstanding science teacher with team leadership expertise, proven ability to teach from Year 7 to A Level, with an energy and passion for your subject.

You will be hard-working, organised, skilled in communication, able to motivate and inspire others, as well as enjoying working collaboratively with colleagues to achieve excellent results for all pupils.

The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Full details of the role are available on our website together with our application form -

Information about the School

At Southend High School for Boys, talent is nurtured and learning is valued. Challenge is welcomed, participation is expected and achievement is prized. Pupils are happy, and prosper at the school.

We are an oversubscribed grammar school, complimented on our latest (2015) outstanding OFSTED inspection on all aspects, including our success in promoting good pupil attitudes and behaviour.

As a grammar school, high academic expectations are central to our purpose, and these are sustained through an extensive programme of support and guidance. Pupils develop their confidence and enthusiasm through a wide range of creative, sporting and other endeavours.

Southend High School for Boys stands on a superb site within walking distance of Prittlewell Station and the centre of Southend. Pupils retain fond memories of their years at the school, and stay in contact for many years.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Amanda Lane, HR and Payroll Manager
Prittlewell Chase, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS0 0RG
Telephone: 01702 606200

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