Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
School Type:
Academy Secondary Aged
School Size: 451-1000
School Age Range: 11-16
Pupil Gender: Mixed
Address: Milton Road, Portsmouth, PO3 6RB
Ofsted Ranking: Good 2


Teacher of Science

Full time


Salary: MPS/UPS

Hours: Teacher hours

Benefits: Competitive

Closing date: 18-10-2021

Miltoncross Academy is an OFSTED Good Rated, 11-16 secondary Academy in the heart of its Portsmouth community and part of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT). In order to further accelerate outcomes and continue to grow our talented staff team, we are currently seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of Science to join our successful and hardworking department.

You will already be an outstanding teacher capable of delivering inspirational lessons and able to ensure that students within Science are appropriately challenged, supported and achieve their expected levels of progress or better. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to join an academy with a culture of professional learning and one which works effectively with its community to bring about sustainable improvements to ultimately help students to flourish.

The successful candidate will be:

A Teacher of Science looking to develop their career in a teaching and learning role.

Able to encourage and enthuse students to achieve their full potential Inspirational to colleagues and students – sharing best practice

We can offer: An academy and senior leadership team that will allow you to be inspirational, proactive and play an active part in our school improvement A culture where leaders take seriously their role of creating the conditions where teachers can teach effectively and where learners can learn efficiently Tailored CPD with a strong commitment on developing individual career paths A highly successful Science department which welcomes new ideas with energy and enthusiasm

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive a significant number of applications.

If you have not had any communication within 10 days of the closing date please take this as confirmation that on this occasion your application has not been successful.


TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Our Commitment – Equal, Inclusive, Diverse

TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic; this includes applicants wishing to work flexibly.

Access to interview – should you be selected and invited to interview please let us know if you require us to adapt the interview environment. If we can accommodate practical workplace adjustments to assist we will.

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About Miltoncross Academy

As one of six secondary schools within the ‘Coast’ region within The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), we take pride in our geographic location and in our role as a ‘community’ secondary school.  With a current and growing role of 815 students (Years 7-11), we are a vibrant and diverse community with high expectations for all our pupils. Judged to be a ‘good’ school by Ofsted in October 2017, our vision is for every member of our school community to ‘flourish’.  We aim to provide a high quality, innovative education ensuring that every student has the opportunity to fulfil their maximum potential.  Our curriculum is built upon a strong academic GCSE core and delivered through creative and engaging teaching.

Vision and Values:

Miltoncross is an Academy at the heart of its community that enables outstanding achievement, develops the highest aspirations for all and provides first rate opportunities.

As part of The Kemnal Academies Trust, we have access to the expertise, support and opportunities offered by one of the larger multi-academy trusts in the country. Our staff are dedicated to improving the lives of our students and, unusually, regardless of seniority, every teacher teaches. In this way, all our staff maintain the highest possible standards with regards to subject knowledge and the challenges of the changing secondary curriculum.