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Science Teacher, Newport

  • Location: Newport
  • Duration: Long term placement
  • Salary: £128 - £200 per day
  • Start date: 01/09/2020
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Sector: Secondary
  • Posted:

Job Description

New Directions Education are currently working alongside a secondary school in Newport to recruit a Science teacher for a full time position. The school plays a pivotal role in the education of students in the area, and has an excellent name within the local community. Situated at the heart of this beautiful and historic town, the school is easily accessible by foot, car or public transport.   

We require a dedicated, passionate Science specialist capable of maximising student potential and interest in the subject. The successful candidate should display a driven positive attitude.

Ideal attributes:

  • Enthusiastic and passionate about all aspects of Science
  • Able to to teach KS3 – KS4
  • Enhanced DBS & EWC registered 
  • Willing to cover additional areas if required

The successful candidate will get an exciting opportunity to work in a successful and modern school within a high performing experienced department. New Directions has been supporting the education sector for over 20 years and will also provide you with a specialist account manager who can help you with any questions or worries you may have. We will look to begin your placement immediately after your online registration is complete.

Job Specification

If your specialism is teaching biology, physics or chemistry and you’re looking for work in a school, we may have jobs to interest you, particularly if you are a newly qualified teacher (NQT) or looking for supply teaching work.

As a Science Teacher you’ll be expected to:

  • Teach all areas of your subject specialism
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment
  • Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges
  • Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation
  • Maintain discipline
  • Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils’ development
  • Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
  • Stay up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
  • Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools.

What New Directions Education offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
  • We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

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