Senior Leader for Science Development

Kingswood Secondary Academy (Corby)

This vacancy is now closed


Salary: Competitive salary based on skills and experience

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an aspiring leader to join the Kingswood Secondary Academy as a Senior Leader of Science Development, from January 2021 or ASAP thereafter.

About the role

The successful candidate will provide strong strategic leadership to the Science Department, developing teaching and learning to ensure that innovative lessons are delivered to aid the attainment of pupils. You will also be responsible for developing numeracy across the whole academy enabling pupils to achieve their full potential across the curriculum.

About you

We are looking for someone who:

  • has a strong background in Science who can demonstrate the ability to lead and inspire others
  • is passionate about first class teaching and learning and about helping pupils from a diverse range of backgrounds succeed

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to access a strong CPD offer including the potential to work with nationally recognised training providers such as Future Leaders and the National College

About us:

The Kingswood Secondary Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), is situated in Corby and hosts exceptional teaching facilities, including innovatively designed ICT suites and purpose built laboratories, to name a few. The academy is led by the Principal, Michelle Pinart-Newman, who is committed and dedicated to securing achievement for all pupils and has high expectations of pupils and staff; encouraging all young people to work hard and make the best of all the opportunities provided.

Please visit the Academy website for further information:

In return:

You can be assured that you will be joining a Multi Academy Trust that is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce through ensuring a fair workload and offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth.

For NQTs looking to join the Trust you can be assured that we will invest in developing your practice to ensure you succeed. All NQTs are required to attend the NQT development programme where you will be taken through a range of core areas of professional development including induction and training days where all the NQTs from the Trust are brought together.  This training doesn’t stop at NQTs as the Learning Alliance also offers programmes for Teachers looking to develop techniques and strategies to improve classroom practice.

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

All applicants must be able to provide evidence of their Right to Work in the UK to be considered for this position.