Teacher of Science - Westborough High School

Secondary Schools
Westborough High School
Full Time
Stockhill St, Dewsbury WF13 2JE

Opportunity for a TLR – dependent upon experience


Required January 2021


Westborough High School is a caring, vibrant and happy learning community. We value all our staff and work together to make a difference to children’s lives.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an inspirational teacher in science to join our school. This vacancy will suit a passionate teacher of science who would like to develop their whole school experience. Westborough has a strong and stable staffing platform and can develop staff whatever their career stage.


The Ofsted inspection in 2017 designated the school as good, recognising that the ‘pace of improvement is rapid.’ Ofsted also commented on the ‘real community culture in the school.’ The school has a reputation for good educational standards, firm discipline and a caring ethos which focuses on the development of individuals.


Applications are welcomed from candidates who:


  • Consistently deliver highly effective lessons in your subject area
  • Have experience of developing effective teaching resources and strategies
  • Have strong leadership skills to enable the successful leadership of the department


As a valued member of our team we can offer:


  • Clear and shared values and expectations
  • A commitment to tailored professional development
  • A stimulating work environment
  • An experienced, highly committed and support leadership team


If you want to work with us on our journey to excellence, then we would like to hear from you.


For further details or to arrange for an informal chat with one of our team, please contact Fiona Sharp, PA to the Headteacher on 01924 469549 or email fsharp@w-h-s.org.uk



The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.


If you have the vision and drive for excellence and want to be part of an enthusiastic, dedicated and well-resourced team, committed to ensuring that pupils not only achieve their potential but exceed it, then we would like to hear from you.


The closing date for applications to be returned is 9.00 a.m. on Monday 19 October 2020 with interviews likely to be 21 October 2020.


Completed applications should be returned to Fiona Sharp: fsharp@w-h-s.org.uk

19 October 2020, 9:00 AM

This job is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

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