United Learning

  • Northampton
KS3 Coordinator of Science



Full time / NQT/MPS/UPS

We have an exciting opportunity for a Key Stage 3 Coordinator within Science to continue our journey towards becoming an outstanding academy.



Northampton Academy is a transformational school serving a diverse community. We were proud to be judged 'good' by Ofsted in all areas in February 2016. This is a great opportunity for someone intelligent, astute and ambitious to build on this foundation towards excellence and help us as we strive for excellence in everything we do..



We serve a diverse and vibrant community and you guarantee that no two days will be the same. We will provide a comprehensive induction and support package and you will have access to a well-developed NQT induction programme. All staff benefit from a highly personalised CPD programme.



Northampton Academy is part of United Learning, a unique group of independent and state schools working together to achieve the best in everyone. Our vision is to provide excellent education so that all young people are able to make a success of their lives and, if we are to realise this vision, we need to make sure we attract, develop and reward the key ingredient – you.



The candidate applying for this post will be able to:




Effectively track the progress of KS3 pupils
Monitor and evaluate KS3 schemes of work, ensuring they are in-line with the revised Curriculum and support progression at KS4
Monitor and evaluate the assessment at KS3, ensuring it is appropriate and standardised
Effectively target students and intervene to ensure they make progress
Engage with new technologies



We are looking for a team member who will inspire students in our school to achieve their full potential. In turn the post provides opportunities for curriculum and professional development in an environment where staff are highly valued, well supported and teachers enjoy working.

If you are the type of person who strives to meet the needs of every child and has a proven record of successful working with young people, then you would cherish this unique opportunity.


We will offer:




An exciting role in a successful oversubscribed Academy
An opportunity to make a difference in the community
A personal induction programme
Ongoing professional training and development as well as networking opportunities throughout the group of Academies and United Learning
A competitive salary, an on-site fitness centre, a bespoke personal development package and a flexible benefit scheme.



Closing date: 20th April 2018.