Vacancy: Lead Practitioner of Science

Full Time Lead Practitioner of Science

Full Time Lead Practitioner of Science

Required from September 2023

Salary: Leadership Scale Point 3 (Fringe pay scale)

We know that you are a knowledgeable, energetic, and committed Science teacher so come and join a team that will help you to develop your own teaching style and that of others.  Harness your individuality to enhance the teaching across our large and vibrant science department and engage young people.  Our students, and our staff, are confident and eager to learn, and are focused on delivering excellent outcomes.  Winston offers you: -

  • Highly successful and supportive department
  • Opportunities to teach the Grammar and Enigma streams
  • Dedicated suite of rooms all equipped with interactive Smartboards
  • New facilities including a Library, Planetarium and Recording Studio
  • Excellent training and leadership development programmes

    Ofsted 2018 quote:  ‘pupils relish the opportunities to extend their learning’

I could write so much about our great children and our amazing school, however, come and see for yourself.  Come and visit the school and talk to us about the opportunities that you will have, to make a difference, if you join our team.

Further information and an application form are available here.

Applications must be posted or emailed to Mrs R. Zimmerman, the Headteacher’s PA on

Applicants should also include a statement of application outlining their suitability for the post in relation to the job description and person specification, with two sides of A4 as a maximum.

Closing date:        to be confirmed

Interview date:       to be confirmed

(this school reserves the right to interview promptly should a suitable candidate apply)

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to demonstrably share this commitment. 

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974. Shortlisted applicants will be required to supply details of any unspent convictions and conditional cautions and any spent convictions and adult cautions that are not protected (i.e. that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended).

If you are appointed you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

The Winston Churchill School Child Protection Policy can be found here