Teacher of Science + possible Head of Year (TLR2 £6,646 pa)

Type of Position:Classroom Teacher
Salary:UPS or MPS (possible TLR2, £6,646 pa))
Start Date:September 2019 or sooner
Closing Date: Until filled


This is an exciting time to join The Charles Dickens School, as it joined Barton Court Academy Trust (BCAT) on 1 March 2017, working in partnership with Barton Court Grammar School, an outstanding rated co-educational grammar school in Canterbury. This new venture will see The Charles Dickens students and staff benefit from outstanding leadership and the sharing of best practice. The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development.


An outstanding Teacher of Science is required for September 2019 or sooner in this over-subscribed non-selective, co-educational school which benefits from the state-of-the-art new buildings and is situated in a beautiful part of the South East coast. The School enjoys a good reputation locally, with dedicated colleagues and enthusiastic students. Staff hold high expectations for all students and work tirelessly to continue to raise attainment and achievement. 

The successful candidate should be highly qualified, dynamic and able to deliver outstanding lessons. This post offers an excellent opportunity to work within a strong, successful and supportive department and would suit an enthusiastic NQT or a more experienced professional looking to further their expertise.

An additional responsibility for Head of Year role may be available for the right candidate which carries a TLR2 payment of £6,646 pa.


Applications for this post should be made online only using the School’s application form. CVs will not be accepted. On the website visit the Information page and click on Recruitment. Please email your application to recruitment@cds.kent.sch.uk. If you wish to discuss the post or to arrange a visit, please contact Mrs R Light, Personnel Manager.

The Charles Dickens School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and a check against the ISA Barred List for Children.

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BCAT - Information Pack Download
CDS Application form Teachers Jan 18 .do... Download
CDS JD - Teacher Download
Science Dept Information - December 2018 Download
BCAT Teaching Role Person Specification... Download
The CDS Way April 2019.pdf Download

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