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Manchester Health Academy Teacher - Science

An exciting opportunity to join an expanding Academy in Manchester.
Required to start September 2020.

  • Salary: Teacher Pay Scale
  • Location: Manchester
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 02/03/2020 09:00
  • Start Date: September 2020
  • NQTs Considered: Yes

Job details

Required for September 2020

The Role

We are currently seeking to appoint an exceptional person to join our expanding Science team.

This is an excellent opportunity for an NQT looking to begin their teaching career or an experienced teacher looking for their next role.

For each and every person employed at Manchester Health Academy, we offer you excellent CPD, unwavering support from our senior leadership team and continual opportunities for you to succeed at your own personal and professional development.

The Department

Our Science department currently consists of 9 excellent practitioners. We will provide an excellent support and mentoring programme for the successful candidate to ensure that you can fulfil your own ambitions and potential.

Additional benefits to working at MHA

- Teachers Pension Scheme

- Free parking

- Free use of the community gym facilities

- Cycle to Work Scheme

- 10 minute commute to city centre

The School

Manchester Health Academy opened in September 2009 and is sponsored by Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. In September 2010 the Academy moved into a £20 million state-of-the-art building and to accommodate a growing student population we have just completed a further £10 million expansion project. Rated by Ofsted in April 2015 as a good school, with many outstanding features, we are now embarking on the next stage of our journey to outstanding and are looking for exceptional and inspiring individuals to help us achieve this ambition.

Our vision is to combine education and health in transforming the futures of our young people.

We are on the journey to becoming the provider of choice in a secondary setting and the hub of our local community: we will achieve this ambition. Does this excite you? Do you want to be part of something outstanding?

Please visit our most recent Ofsted report to see what they say about our teaching and learning at MHA.

What we're looking for

As a member of the Academy teaching staff you will be tasked with delivering an exceptional standard of teaching and learning, which raises aspirations and leads our students to the achievement of the highest academic standards.

This role represents an exciting opportunity to work as a member of a committed and highly innovative team delivering a curriculum where collaboration and team work is essential. We are seeking a highly original and innovative individual, able to make an exceptional contribution to a strong team.

Motivation, commitment and a genuine desire to improve outcomes for our students, allied with a passion for science which enthuses both students and teachers alike are all minimum requirements. The role will involve teaching all three sciences (biology, chemistry and physics) across both KS3 and KS4. A Biology or Physics specialism would be preferred.

Why work for us?

In return we will promise you a stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and encouraged to take a leading role in the development of the Academy vision and strategy. You will also have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

Completed application forms are to be emailed by the closing date/time to: recruitment@manchesterhealthacademy.org.uk. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Prospective applicants are also encouraged to visit the Academy to view our inspiring learning environment. To arrange an informal visit, please contact Tracy Mellor - HR Officer - t.mellor@manchesterhealthacademy.org.uk.

Closing date: Monday 2 March 2020 - 9 am

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We therefore follow safer recruitment procedures and successful candidates are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service, along with other pre-employment checks.

Closing Date: 02 March 2020 09:00

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/6909-161S