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Job Details

Job Title

Teacher in Chemistry




Up to £31,864 pa pro rata


Tyne Metropolitan College

Date Posted


Closing Date

Midnight, Tuesday 14th April 2015

Job Type

Hours (Temporary up to 12 months): 25 hour per week
Job Description

We seek to appoint an outstanding teacher to deliver A level Chemistry as a part of our Queen Alexandra Sixth Form STEM  provision .Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College was established in 2010 as a strategic partnership between Tyne Metropolitan College and three local schools: John Spence Community High School, Marden High School and Norham High School. In addition to the strong links with these partner schools, the sixth form attracts students from schools throughout North Tyneside, Newcastle and Northumberland.

This is the only sixth form college in North Tyneside and has a large cohort of students studying A level sciences and has outstanding results in Chemistry. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain the high performance achieved to date and be an outstanding teacher
The successful candidate needs to be able to demonstrate a proven track record in inspiring student to achieve the best results by employing a range of experiential, active and independent learning strategies.  As a teacher you will be required to undertake the necessary planning, preparation, assessment and administration associated with teaching duties, and when required, contributes to curriculum development.  As part of the role the successful candidate will also be expected to take part in interviewing, enrolment and induction of students onto the most relevant programmes.
It is essential for the candidate to hold a degree in Chemistry, a teaching qualification (or working towards) as well as a sound understanding of, and an interest in, current developments in education and Chemistry.

It's only through our people that we can break new ground and set new standards for educational progress. That's why we work hard to make sure we offer excellent rewards and opportunities to fuel your passion for teaching and progressing student learning opportunities.  With an attractive remuneration package, including up to 60 days paid leave pa pro rata, pension scheme administrated by Teachers’ Pensions along with a of number of benefits available to college staff.

Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service

Closing Date for Applications:  Midnight, Tuesday 14th April 2015

For further information to apply please visit our website https://jobs.tynemet.ac.uk/
Tyne Metropolitan College is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.