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Teacher of Science
  • Employer: Knowsley Schools
  • Reference: EXT/LDA - SVP 0374
  • Published: Tue 27/09/2022, 14:45 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 13/10/2022, 15:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Salary: £25,714 - £41,604 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: The Deans Trust, Lord Derby Academy, Seel Road, Huyton, Merseyside, Merseyside

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Teacher of Science

MPR / UPR £25,714 - £41,604 Per Annum

To commence January 2023

Lord Derby Academy opened on 1st February 2014 and is part of the Multi-Academy Dean Trust.

The Dean Trust’s core values include an emphasis on a traditional and academic education, excellent discipline and the instilling of respect. Our warm and ambitious approach results in improved academic outcomes and enriching life experiences for our pupils. The Dean Trust motto “Believe, Achieve, succeed” runs through all aspects of school life at Lord Derby Academy.

Lord Derby Academy has been on a true journey of school improvement and is now a heavily oversubscribed school, with an excellent reputation in the local community and beyond. 


At Lord Derby Academy you can work in a school where: 

  • High standards and expectations underpin all areas of school life (External Review 2021)
  • Pupils’ behaviour is consistently good around school and in lessons (OFSTED 2019)
  • The school’s work to promote pupils’ personal development and welfare is outstanding (OFSTED 2019)
  • There is real strength and talent across each tier of leadership (External Review 2019)

An opportunity has arisen for a full time Teacher of Science to join our dedicated and thriving Science Department at Lord Derby Academy. The successful candidate must hold Qualified Teacher Status and is required to deliver Science lessons across the ability range at both Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.

As a Teacher of Science, you will be part of a vibrant, dedicated and ambitious team, contributing to the rich cross-curricular life of the school. The ideal candidate will play a role in driving the school forward as we continue to accelerate progress in all key areas through our high standards and expectations.

We are highly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils and we expect all our staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS vetting procedures are required for all posts.


Method of Application

To apply please visit our careers website or for further information please contact Mrs J. Riley (HR and Operations Assistant) on 0151 477 8860 or email

Closing date for applications: Thursday, 13 October 2022 3pm  

Proposed interview date: Tuesday ,18 October 2022