Teacher of Science

at Ormiston Victory Academy

Academy: Ormiston Victory Academy

Location: Costessey

Salary: MPS

Status: Permanent, Full-time

Closing date: 27 March 2020, 9:00 am

Interview date(s): Tuesday 31 March 2020

Start date: September 2020, Earlier start date considered

Academy profile

Academy website

Ormiston Victory Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Teacher of Science – applications are welcome from teachers with any specialism – biology, chemistry or physics. 

The successful applicant will be an outstanding professional who takes pride in their work and is determined to develop the teaching of science so that students of all abilities enjoy their learning and are motivated to succeed. 

This position offers a fulfilling opportunity to be part of a successful, friendly and dedicated team committed to ensuring every student achieves their true potential.

We are looking for a talented teacher who:

  • Has demonstrated achieving strong progress in results, particularly at GCSE level.
  • Has a real love for science, with a special gift of communicating that passion.
  • Is dynamic, innovative, self-motivated and able to inspire others. 
  • Has the ability to teach outstanding lessons across the age and ability range.
  • Is committed to raising standards of attainment and developing the success of the department.
  • Would like to develop expertise in teaching A Level science within their given specialism
  • Enjoys working as part of a team and demonstrates reflective practice through the high expectations they have of themselves and the students.

The academy incorporates the successful and growing Lord Nelson Sixth Form College. We are delighted to be part of the Ignite Teaching School Alliance and we have strong links with the University of East Anglia.  We are proud to be sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust and the successful candidate would benefit from the opportunities which arise as a result of this.

If you are interested in being at the leading edge of education, believe that all young people can achieve high standards; we want to hear from you.

This position would be suitable for either a newly qualified teacher or an experienced teacher.  We offer an excellent induction package for all new staff, led by a member of the senior leadership team and supported by personal mentors. We would welcome and encourage candidates to visit the academy by appointment.

How to Apply

If you wish to apply, please email your letter of application and completed application form (available on our website, www.ormistonvictoryacademy.co.uk) to Nicole Hawes, PA to the Principal on n.hawes@ormistonvictoryacademy.co.uk

Ormiston Victory Academy 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 undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Ormiston Victory Academy is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We value diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.