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Science Teacher (Key Stage 3 & 4) - The Falkland Islands

Newport, UK
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JOB TYPE: Contract

SALARY: £39903/annum + bonus and relocation

Science Teacher (Key Stage 3 4) - The Falkland Islands
£39,903 per annum + bonus and relocation package (dependent on qualifications experience)

Are you a dynamic Science Teacher with an adventurous side seeking a new challenge? Look no further!

We are very pleased to be working on behalf of the Falklands Islands Government to appoint a new Science Teacher to work within the main island secondary school, commencing in January 2020. This a truly exciting position and will offer the right candidate the experience of a lifetime.

The Falkland Islands is a British Overseas Territory, with a full internal self-government, it covers a land area of 4700 square miles (12,000 square kilometres) and a coastline estimated at 800 miles (1,300 km). The archipelago consists of two main islands: West Falkland and East Falkland, and about 776 small and very small islands, mostly uninhabited. The Falkland Islands are a small, thriving, self-sufficient community with a British way of life, benefiting from excellent local services, beautiful scenery and the glorious absence of traffic jams!

The FIG and the island will offer a warm welcome to the successful candidate (and their family!).

The role
Education on the Falkland Islands is unique. The Islands have a small population, with big ambitions. It will be your job to help turn these ambitions into reality.

The successful candidate will be required to teach Key Stage 3 4 Science up to and including GCSE IGCSE (AQA Science Double Award) within the secondary school, located on the main island of Stanley. You will have a proven track record of successful Science teaching, ensuring the best possible progress and academic outcomes for students through planning and delivering engaging and differentiated lessons to a high standard on a daily basis.

The person
Professionally, you will be a resilient and self-motivated individual, with qualified teacher status and at least 2 years post NQT teaching experience. Experience of teaching GCSE Science within Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 is essential for this position.

Personally, you should have a sense of adventure, resilience and a love for the outdoors due to the remote and rural nature of this position.

The package benefits
* Salary of £39,903 for teachers with 5 years+ experience
* Low rates of income tax
* 25% gratuity, payable at the end of the contract
* Airfare for the post holder and dependants at the beginning and end of contract, as well as airfares for return flights after every full year of the contract
* A relocation grant
* Subsidised accommodation to rent
* Free education locally for dependent children to GCSE level and possible allowance for overseas studies thereafter
* Fixed term contracts of between 2 and 4 years in the first instance with potential for extension

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The Falkland Islands Government has appointed Protocol to support the recruitment of this position and for an informal and confidential discussion about this role contact Lauren Cartledge (phone number removed) or email (url removed)

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Role: Science Teacher (Key Stage 3 & 4) - The Falkland Islands
Job Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Gwent,

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