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Head of Science

Posted 9 days ago by Pertemps
Location Birmingham Job Type Permanent
Salary £38000 - £50000 per annum Sector Education & Training
Head of Science
Upper Pay Scale + TLR
Brilliant School Birmingham


The Education Network is working closely with an Ofsted “Outstanding” school to recruit a Head of Science that is looking for an exciting new opportunity. This school has high standards and has achieved some spectacular results. 

The unique selling points of this single sex school are the excellent behaviour, the brilliant staff and the outstanding support from senior leadership. You will be working closely with the SLT to ensure that every child is given the support that they require and that the schools high standards are maintained.

We are looking for an experienced Head of Department who holds Qualified Teacher Status, has experience leading a successful department and who committed to leading by example. The staff are welcoming are keen to support the new Head of Science.  

To fill this leadership role the school are offering competitive rates of pay, and are flexible with meeting potential Heads of Department in an informal meeting with the SLT

They are looking for:-
  • Experienced QTS Science teacher, or Current Head of Science Department
  • Highly capable teacher covering all 3 core Science subjects
  • Proven track record of successful exam results
  • Capacity to recruit, nurture and develop NQT’s
  • Capable of managing a large department
  • Used to working with large amounts of data
  • Experience within a larger secondary school
  • A strong character to join their team
  • Someone looking to earn top-scale salary

In return you will enjoy:-
  • Exceptional prospects
  • State of the Art facilities
  • Working with a new intake of NQT’s annually
  • Input into the Curriculum
  • Plenty of scape for personal development
  • Working as part of a brilliant team


If this position is of interest to you, then please call Tobias or Harry for an informal chat.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.