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Curriculum Specialist in Science Education

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University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Contract status
Fixed term
38,183 - 46,924 a year
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Role Description

The Department of Education is seeking to appoint a curriculum specialist in science education to join the internationally-recognised University of York Science Education Group (UYSEG).  To complement our existing expertise, we wish to appoint someone with experience of teaching chemistry and/or physics at secondary level.

You will be joining a team led by Professor Judith Bennett working on the new Best Evidence Science Teaching (BEST) course for school students aged 11-14.  You will be playing a major part in the design of the course, the development of the course materials and the evaluation of its impact.

You will have extensive classroom experience, together with experience of planning and managing projects.  You will also have been involved in science education beyond the classroom, such as working at a University, the design of curriculum materials, or in examining.

The post is available full-time for two years on Grade 7 of the University’s pay scale.  The salary range is £38,183-£46,924.

The closing date for applications is 21 August 2017. Interviews will take place the week commencing 25 September 2017.

If you would like to discuss the post, please contact Judith Bennett on, or +44 (0)1904 323471.

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