Head of Department - Science


  • £39000 - £65000 per annum
  • Birmingham
  • Posted: 03/09/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: HOS123607

Job Details

Head of Department – Science 

Salary Negotiable + Benefits 

We are privileged to be working with this school and supporting them in their search for a Head of Department for Science.  The school competes at a high level in terms of A-C Grades and boasts a thriving 6th Form with large numbers of students progressing to take on good University places. It has successfully secured a place in the Top 5% of Schools in terms of GCSE results this year and this can only get better.  The team are amazing, all confident, competent teaching and support staff there for the same progress to ensure pupil progress. 

What you need to know about the school?

Secondary School – Ofsted Outstanding for teaching, learning and leadership.

Popular choice with parents and children alike, inspired by the great track record of results, excellent facilities and Ofsted report. 

The staff at this school work hard to maintain the very progressive attainment levels of pupils for GCSE’s and A Levels.

The staff enjoy working with students that learn with confidence and exceptional support from the teaching and learning team.

It believes in supporting teaching staff and has creates schemes that support work/life balance. 

The SLT is extremely cohesive and staff enjoy a likeminded approach to education. 

Heads of Department are respected and enjoy additional support from the SLT and access to teaching and learning resources. 

NQT’s are a big part of the ongoing and progressive teaching style at school level.  In this role you will be expected to support NQTs within their Induction Year and provide a stimulating, challenging and rewarding environment in which they can develop their skills.

About you – What will you need?

  • QTS Science Teacher.

  • Current or aspiring Head of Department – Head of Science. 

  • Great leadership skills.

  • Inspirational Teacher.

  • Proven record of progressive A – C Grades. 

  • Great attitude, tireless approach to education and making Science a wonderful subject to learn.


If this position is of interest to you please do not hesitate to contact us.


The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.


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