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Science Teacher - John Ferneley College

Closing date: Sunday 23rd April 2023

Teacher of Science – John Ferneley College

Full time (permanent) – Easter or August start

This is an exciting opportunity for an additional talented Science Teacher to join our expanding and successful Science Department at John Ferneley College. The Science department is continuing to grow in line with the prospective school’s needs and requires an enthusiastic and passionate Science Teacher to add to the Team. The successful candidate will have the ambition and desire to achieve outstanding results for our students and inspire them through quality first teaching and learning. The role will provide excellent professional development opportunities for an ambitious science specialist.

Why join John Ferneley College?

  • an opportunity to work in an exciting, dynamic team with a ‘can do’ attitude to securing life chances for children
  • high aspiration for all our students
  • an extensive and personalised professional development programme
  • a great sense of community and range of opportunities for staff and students
  • opportunities to develop your career within our growing Trust


John Ferneley College is located in Melton Mowbray, a rural market town in Leicestershire which is easily commutable from Grantham, Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham, and Oakham.

About the Mowbray Education Trust

The Mowbray Education Trust (MET) is a family of schools dedicated to providing children with a first-class education. Based in Leicestershire and reaching far beyond, our settings support pupils throughout their education journey, providing them with the skills and knowledge to thrive and make a positive impact on society.

Our vision is to deliver first-class teaching and learning with integrity. This means that every young person attending our schools, regardless of background or ability, receives a first-class education.

Our Senior Leadership Team work collaboratively across the Trust to enhance each school, whilst allowing them to keep their own sense of individuality.

As our Trust grows, so does our need for talented, skilled individuals. Each of our employees bring a unique mindset, new ideas and positively impact the development of our Trust.  We are therefore dedicated to:

  • Creating our own
  • Growing our own
  • Inspiring our own
  • Retaining our own

And of Course, Children First!

For more information about our Trust and schools please visit our website:

Our Trust Employee Benefits

  • High quality continuous professional development throughout the year
  • Career progression opportunities within the Trust
  • Occupational sick pay, maternity and paternity pay
  • Access to the generous Teacher Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Free eye care tests
  • Onsite parking JFC
  • Employee wellbeing schemes
  • Accessible central services including HR, finance and IT

Further information

The salary will be dependent on experience but will follow either the Main scale or Upper pay range and the possibility of a TLR allowance.

The post is also suitable for ECTs, and we welcome your application.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 23rd April 2023

Interviews: w/c 24th April 2023

For more information about our school, please visit our website

For a conversation about the role, please contact the Executive Lead for People and Development, Anna Butler: [email protected]

To apply for this role, please send your completed application form and the completed Equal Opportunities form to [email protected]  

Mowbray Education Trust reserves the right to close adverts early if sufficient applications are received.

Mowbray Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expects all those working within the Trust to share this commitment. All roles are subject to full pre-employment safeguarding checks, including an Enhanced DBS with Barred List check.


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