Director Of Science

Job Details

We are working with a school based in Bromley who are looking for a Director of Science, Managing the School Science curriculum and Science Department. As the Director of Science you will have extensive experience within Leadership and staff development within the Science Facility, We would be interested in speaking with Heads Of Departments and Science Leaders with a pragmatic and strategic leadership approach. The Science department teaches General Science, Physics, Chemistry and Biology to KS3, KS4 and KS5. This offers a safe and secure environment for both students and staff, with a vibrant atmosphere. They provide a high level of support, encouragement and praise for all students to ensure they fulfil their full potential.

The responsibilities of the successful Director Of Science shall be:

  • Excellent Staff development and Science overall leadership.
  • Mentoring Teachers, staff development and recruitment
  • Report writing and timetabling
  • Department strategic development and leadership
  • Lead a strong and supportive team
  • Maintaining and improving the academic results of the Science Department
  • Taking responsibility for the running of the Science Departments
  • Teaching as Lead Practitioner if required
  • Managing accurate records of the content of departments work

The successful Director of Science Ciriculum l:

  • Have previous experience in Science Leadership within UK curriculum
  • Hold an up to date DBS
  • Have strong Senior Leadership and management skills
  • Have strong knowledge of the KS3, KS4, KS5 Science curriculum
  • Must have strong staff management and development experience

The school will offer the successful applicant:

  • SLT development programme
  • Staff retention bonus
  • Route to SLT management
  • Yearly review with realistic targets to ensure career and salary progression
  • Supportive and friendly team to work with
  • To manage a mature and established Science faculty