Leader of Science

Posted on 24th December 2019
  • Birmingham
  • Applications have closed.

Leader of Science


Location: Birmingham, West Midlands

Duration: ASAP – Permanent

Salary: Pay to scale


The School:

This school thrives off and promotes a culture of education excellence with high expectations. They carry a varied enrichment programme and a strong emphasis on community service. With their enriched values they focus on mutual care and respect, which extends beyond the school into the wider community. Their mission consists of Educational excellence, development of character and service to the community. They foster a love of learning and believe that their passion for their students will carry them to succeed in every avenue in their future careers. Taking a personalised approach, with each student having a set of aspirational, but achievable targets the school is diverse and committed to the acceptance for all.


The Role:

Balfor Recruitment are currently seeking are looking to recruit a Head of Science to join a highly experienced department. This role will suit an experienced Teacher of Science with a strong academic track record, experience of effective management, the ability to lead and be capable of building good working relationships with staff, students and parents. In addition, applicants will need to demonstrate an effective and inspiring teaching style with determination to influence positive changes, as well as contribute to the further development of improving and narrowing the gaps of Science school wide. This is a full time post.


  • Full Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • Experience working with SEN children
  • Recent relevant experience
  • Excellent planning and preparation ability
  • Available full time
  • Recent school-based references


Balfor Recruitment is an award-winning recruiter to the public, private and non-profit sectors for temporary, contract and permanent staffing. With over 20 years of proven success within the recruitment industry we can provide specialist staff in the following areas:

  • SEN Teachers and Support Staff
  • Primary Teachers and Support Staff
  • Secondary Teachers and Support Staff
  • Nursery Nurses and Nursery Assistants
  • FE Lecturers
  • Note Takers
  • BSL Signers
  • Academic Support Workers and Dyslexia Tutors


What you’ll get in return:

As well as an attractive and competitive daily rate, you will gain experience of working within a school and a good insight into the education sector. We’re extremely proud to have been assisting schools in these areas for several years. You will also join our refer a friend scheme where you could be entitled to receive £200 in vouchers.


What you need to do now:

If you’re interested in this role then click “apply now” to forward an up to date copy of your CV.