Head of Year 7

Start Date: September 2020

Salary: ELSS pay scale equivalent to MPS/UPS + Inner London Allowance + TLR dependent on experience and skills

Contract type: Full time

Contract term: Permanent

To stand on the shoulders of giants

Just Teach! It sounds simple, but not everyone can do it. East London Science School is an intellectually ambitious and oversubscribed school which is seeking an exceptional Head of Year 7 to lead the Year 7 Team to help build our pupils’ growing subject knowledge and desire to know more.

Head of Year 7 is a crucial role being the lead for the pupils and a critical point of contact to the parents. Excellent leadership is central to the success of the school and we are looking for a talented individual who has a belief in the ability of all students to succeed. You will need to ensure that as Head of Year 7 you will lead with discipline and flexibility and at the same, have higher, expectations of your pupils. Your hard work will set the standards for that of the pupils. As such, we are looking for a Head of Year 7 who can demand the highest standards of leadership and team collaboration to lead and direct Year 7 with a focus on academic and scholarly behaviour.

This post is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious, experienced and successful teacher with ample opportunity to develop your career as the school grows.

ELSS offers an excellent programme of relevant professional support for all our staff based on the schools educational principals and the professional experience of our staff.

To apply, please write a letter of interest to lucy.wheatley@eastlondonscienceschool.co.uk

Closing date: 10th May 2020

Interview date: TBC

East London Science School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.