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Head Of Science - Full-time

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-4045-60T
  • Posted:04/04/2019
  • Pay:MPS / UPS, TLR 1b
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:23/04/2019 at 13:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 29 April


We are looking for a highly motivated, experienced and innovative science teacher, to lead our dedicated Science Team from September 2019. The candidate will have a proven track record of success and be able to demonstrate delivering transformational change in a previous or current role.

The Science department is well established at TWGSB and is extremely well resourced. Each teacher has their own lab and they are supported by a dedicated and experienced team of specialist technicians. Staff benefit from a positive working environment, with strong support for professional development. All students study the individual sciences at GCSE and large numbers go on to study A-level sciences. The team has a range of experience within it including Lead Practitioners and NQTs.

Our core purpose is to enable our learners to achieve their full potential by igniting their curiosity and determination. We welcome applications from creative and dynamic teachers who can contribute to this vision.

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is a successful and popular selective 11-18 school in the heart of picturesque Tunbridge Wells. The town has easy access routes to/from London, the South Coast and Gatwick Airport. We are fortunate to have a well-regarded nursery across the road if you have pre-school aged children.  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.


Further details and application form available from the School Website: www.twgsb.org.uk or from the School.


Closing date: Tuesday 23rd April 2019 at 1pm.

Information about the school

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is a 11-18 boys selective school with 1183 on roll (253 in the Sixth Form). The School is situated adjacent to the Tunbridge Wells Sports Centre which houses a full size swimming pool, squash courts and an indoor Tennis Centre. In addition, the School has a strong reputation for team games at both inter-school and international level.

The School enjoys a stable staff, good resources and very strong parental support.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Katrina Clucas
  • Address:Tunbridge Wells Grammar School For Boys, St Johns Road, Tunbridge Wells , Kent, TN4 9XB
  • Telephone: 01892 529551
  • Email: kclucas@twgsboys.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.