Subject Lead for Science - Whiteheath Education Centre

Whiteheath Education Centre, Hawes Lane, Rowley Regis, West Midlands B65 9AL
Main Scale - Upper Pay Range (22,917 - 38,633) per annum pro-rata
07 Sep 2018
05 Oct 2018
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Part time permanent
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Whiteheath Education Centre is a progressive and vibrant learning community that focuses on raising the aspirations and potential of every pupil at the school. We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, highly motivated, enthusiastic teacher who can bring new knowledge and skills to the service.

This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate Science teacher to join our specialist staff team.

As an inspirational teacher, applicants will have the energy and vision to lead on Science across the centre and home & hospital tuition service.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be an experienced teacher
  • have experience of planning and delivering the Science curriculum across key stages (small mixed ability classes)
  • be adaptable and a committed team player
  • have the ability to engage and inspire pupils
  • be committed to Whiteheath’s ethos of high expectations
  • be willing to play a full part in the life of the school
  • be willing to deliver Science both in the centre and on home tuition

All staff are committed to putting the pupils first, ensuring they achieve in all aspects of their learning. The successful candidate will have a keen interest in the well-being of young people, a good communicator with secure ICT skills.

The school provides a continuation of Education for pupils who, due to medical, psychological or psychiatric difficulties, are unable to attend their mainstream school.

For job description, personnel specification and an application form please visit the service's website: or can be downloaded below.

To apply for this position please e-mail your application form to:

To arrange a visit to the centre email the Head Teacher:

Due to the high volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from us within 8 working days from the closing date please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.

The staff and management committee of Whiteheath Education Centre are committed to protecting and safeguarding all their pupils to ensure, as far as possible, that they are free from harm. As part of the safeguarding process, the successful candidate must have full enhanced DBS clearance to work in the school and will not be able to take up their appointment until cleared.

A copy of the school’s Child Protection Policy is available on the school website.  

Sandwell Home and Hospital Tuition Service welcomes applications from all sections of the community irrespective of race, colour, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

LOCATION: Whiteheath Education Centre, Hawes Lane, Rowley Regis, West Midlands. B65 9AL

GRADE:  Main Pay Scale to Upper Pay Scale (£22,917-£38,633 pro-rata) per annum

HOURS: 0.8 - Part Time, Permanent from 1st January 2019 (or before if possible)

CLOSING DATE: Friday 5th October 2018 at 12.00pm

INTERVIEWS:  Thursday 11th October 2018