The Governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Science teacher to join our hardworking, highly experienced and supportive Science Team.
Oaklands is a Catholic Academy taking in boys and girls from 11-18. There are over 1,300 students on roll, including a Sixth Form College of 220 students. It is a well-established, oversubscribed comprehensive school, which is well supported by parents and highly respected in the community.
The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher who can demonstrate exceptional classroom practice that reflects contemporary and traditional thinking in teaching and learning. They will have a clear vision to continue the success of the department and help pupils to develop their skills and knowledge in Science to the highest possible level within and beyond the curriculum.
Oaklands values continued professional development, and as such opportunities will be made available for further career enhancement.
Candidates who have extremely high expectations and are keen to take a full and active role in developing the wider life of the school are encouraged to apply.
If you are a Catholic you will understand the distinctiveness of Catholic schools such as Oaklands and this will be attractive to you. You do not have to be a Catholic to work at Oaklands; the Governors welcome applications from candidates of differing faith backgrounds or none, who can be supportive of the school ethos.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
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Please read the Applicant Pack for further information. If you would like to know more, please do not hesitate to contact us and arrange a visit to the school.
To apply for this role, please complete the school’s application form and return to Mrs Sarah Mann, PA to Headteacher via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that as we are a Catholic School, all applications must be submitted on forms from the Catholic Education Service.
Closing date: Friday 1st October 2021 (noon)
Interviews will be held during the week beginning 4th October 2021.
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Please visit our website www.oaklandscatholicschool.org to read more about our school community.
The following documents can also be found on the website via the Staff / Vacancies page:
- Application Form
- Notes to Applicants
- Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974
- Disclosure Form Recruitment Monitoring Form
Oaklands Catholic School reserves the right to interview candidates and appoint at any point during the recruitment process, so early applications are encouraged