Teacher of Science

MPS / UPS (plus TLR)

Permanent Full Time, Required from September 2019


We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and motivated teacher to join our team of committed teaching professionals at Barr’s Hill School, and offer an environment where an ambitious and innovative teacher will thrive and progress. This post will suit a newly qualified or experienced teacher with the talents and skills to enable our students to succeed. You will be an excellent team player and able to inspire others around you.


This is an exciting time to join The Futures Trust. The Trust is passionate about building brighter futures for the young people who attend its schools, and is a rapidly growing and successful Multi Academy Trust driven by a set of compelling values:


  1. Learners First – young people, staff leaders, governors and trustees totally focused upon the educational benefit of our learners within a safe supportive environment


  1. It’s about learning – young people, staff leaders, governors and trustees totally focused upon developing and improving learning underpinned by harmonious and trusting relationships


  1. No Barriers – no excuses, only support to ensure young people, staff, leaders, governors and trustees maximise the academic achievement of learners whilst enabling them to develop and flourish as well rounded individuals


As a qualified teacher you will support our drive to create a culture of achievement in Science and an aptitude for overcoming barriers to learning. Our students study a wide range of academic and vocational Science courses and access wider opportunities outside the classroom.


Barr’s Hill is an 11-18 inner city school in the heart of Coventry.  Our diverse student population is one of the many strengths of the school.  At Barr’s Hill School everything we do is focused on students, our staff and our community ensuring that all students truly thrive educationally, personally, morally and socially through their ‘Barr’s Hill Experience’.


Staff at Barr’s Hill School are supported by experienced teachers, Middle and Senior Leaders who commit generously of their time to train and develop colleagues. The School offers focused CPD for all staff based on their future aspirations, and has a proven track record of developing excellent teachers and future leaders. The School fully funds Masters research and offers a range of outstanding leadership development opportunities, including collaboration across the Trust. NQT’s are well supported by our induction programme delivered in partnership with President Kennedy School.


Visits to the School are welcome and encouraged, please get in touch if you would like to arrange this.


Closing date: Friday 11th January 2019.


Please be aware that we reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the published closing date.


Interview date to be confirmed


Please note that all applications must be received on an application form. We do not accept CV’s. Applications should be returned to recruitment@barrshill.coventry.sch.uk or to the school address marked for the attention of Suki Garchay, HR Manager.

Barr’s Hill School and The Futures Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and require all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidates for all positions will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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