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Please see details below of the current vacancies at Furness Academy. If you have any further questions, please contact hrrecruitment@furnessacademy.co.uk 

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Head of Chemistry

Required for September 2017
Job Reference Code: FA10/1402
Salary range: up to UPS3 (£38,250) depending on experience + TLR of £4,329
Full time, permanent post

This post represents a superb career opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic professional who has excellent subject knowledge and a strong desire to engage students in learning and who is looking for a challenge. We are looking for someone who can make an impact to the teaching of chemistry in the Academy by leading by example as well as being supportive of other colleagues’ development in the department.

This post would suit an experienced practitioner with a proven track record of excellent teaching across all ability groups in KS3 and KS4. The successful candidate will combine an inspiring approach to teaching with excellent communication skills, a passion for the subject and a commitment to promoting high
standards. You will be able to demonstrate the impact of your work and should be comfortable in leading development work within the department and contributing to the whole school teaching and learning strategy. We are seeking teachers who are resilient, highly driven and self-motivated, who will go the extra mile to ensure that students achieve beyond their own expectations.


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Facilities Officer

Job Reference Code: FA02/06

Salary starting at £8.55 per hour

Part time, flexible hours including evenings and weekends

25 hours per week.

We are seeking to appoint a Facilities Officer to join our busy site/caretaking team at the Academy. We are looking to recruit a flexible, enthusiastic person to deliver a high standard of support across a broad range of duties. The successful candidate will be required to actively support the day to day operation of the school during school hours, evenings and some weekends in support of community bookings. Previous caretaking experience is not essential as full training will be given.

Closing date for applications: 31st March 2017
Shortlisting: week commencing 4th April 2017
Interviews: week commencing 4th April 2017


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From 8th til 11th March, Mrs Rae and Mr Tyson, along with Year 8 students Hannah Leece and Hannah Manson attended the 2nd Science Girls European Project meeting at The Platon School in Katerini, Grecce.

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