• Fairfield High School
  • Bristol


Job advert

Fairfield High School is seeking to appoint a committed, enthusiastic inspirational Science Teacher to join a well resourced department that has a relentless focus of raising achievement at GCSE.  Fairfield has a positive and innovative learning culture supported by students, staff, parents and Governors.  Fairfield High School, rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, is noted to be ‘inclusive and harmonious with students that are intellectually curious’. 


This post is a permanent position with a TLR2A for second in faculty.  This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding teacher to raise the profile of Science at Fairfield.  The successful candidate would be joining the team at a very exciting time as the faculty is currently undergoing transition to reflect the new curriculum at KS3 and KS4.  There are real opportunities to lead on curriculum issues and change approaches to teaching and learning.


Closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 08/04/2018.

Interviews held on: Monday 16/04/2018


The successful candidate will need to demonstrate:


The ability to teach Science to at least GCSE level

Strong classroom management skills

Excellent organisational and ICT skills

A high degree of initiative

The ability to work independently as well as part of a faculty team

The ability to motivate pupils and achieve excellent results


The post would suit an experienced Teacher looking to advance their career.  The successful candidate needs to be familiar with the new GCSE course, alongside the use of data to track and monitor students/interventions, must have QTS and a good sense of humour!


Excalibur Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed. 


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