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Head of Science

Job information
Salary Main/Upper Pay Range + TLR2
Organisation Kingstone High School
Location Kingstone, Herefordshire
Hours Full Time
Term/duration Permanent
Closing date 11.59 pm on 23 May 2022
Interview date(s) 25th May 2022

Job details

Required: September 2022

Kingstone High School is able to announce an exciting opportunity for a well-qualified, dedicated and experienced Teacher of Science to lead our Science Faculty. We are a growing school and this is a fantastic opportunity as the Science Department moves towards it next stage of development. You will be joining an enthusiastic, committed and creative team who are working hard to engage, challenge and support each individual student. The faculty consistently achieves results well above the national average.

The faculty currently consists of five full-time teachers, increasing to six in September.   The successful applicant will be a talented practitioner, as the role will have a teaching commitment alongside the leadership role.  Resources are excellent within the faculty and suggestions to invest in new resources, materials and equipment are always welcome.

You will be joining a supportive staff team committed to promoting enjoyment and high achievement for all of our students. The school has a proven track record of developing ambitious and capable professionals with several staff currently on different strands of the NPQ programme. Therefore, if you have ambition, high expectations and an ability to inspire, enthuse and challenge both staff and students to raise standards of achievement at all levels we would like to hear from you.

In return, we offer:

• A school with a strong commitment to your professional development

• A working environment focused on Teaching and Learning and raising standards for all

• The opportunity to work in a staff team where your skills, enthusiasm and hard work will be appreciated

• A school where staff wellbeing is a priority 

KHS is an 11 to 16 school, part of Kingstone Academy Trust, which also includes Kingstone and Thruxton Primary School, and we are located in a beautiful setting 5 miles south west of Hereford serving a large rural catchment area.

Kingstone Academy Trust reserves the right to withdraw this advert prior to the closing date should a successful candidate/s be identified.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All vacancies that involve working with vulnerable adults and/or children will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level, along with other standard pre-employment checks.

For more information contact

For an application pack or to arrange a visit to the school please contact Mrs Sally Spreckley on 01981 250224 or

Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.