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Teacher Of Physics - Full-time

St Edmund's School Canterbury, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-6050-13T
  • Posted:09/09/2019
  • Pay:Competitive
  • Start Date:January 2019
  • App Close Date:01/10/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:w/c 8 and 15 October


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and inspiring Teacher of Physics to teach Year 7 up to GCSE as part of our Senior School, providing maternity cover for 2 terms from January 2020. The ideal candidate will have a degree in Physics, a good level of current subject knowledge and experience of teaching physics to public examination classes.

The department consists of eleven graduate teachers (four Biologists, one being part-time, three Chemists and four Physicists, one being part-time) and three experienced full-time technicians. The Head of Science (also the Head of Biology) has overall responsibility for Science teaching from Years 7 – 13 and she works closely with the Heads of Chemistry and Physics.

Applications must include a completed Teaching Staff Application Form, full curriculum vitae and a concise covering letter outlining their suitability for the post.

Deadline: 09.00am 1st October 2019 Further particulars can be obtained from the school’s website or from the HR Manager- Sarah Hudson, by email to slh@stedmunds.org.uk

Information about the school

St Edmund's School is a co-educational day and boarding school with c. 570 pupils from the ages of 3 to 18. The school is officially designated “a school of religious character”.

The Pre-Prep, Junior, and Senior Schools are on the same site and are closely integrated, using the same Chapel, music and art facilities, dining hall, science laboratories and sports hall. The school prides itself on its friendly, family environment where every pupil and staff member is known and valued.

Although the majority of children are day pupils, one quarter of the school’s pupils are boarders, from a wide range of backgrounds. The school operates a five-day teaching week, but also runs a Saturday morning activities programme which is optional for Senior School day pupils. All boarders participate in both Saturday and Sunday activities programmes.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sarah Hudson
  • Address:St Thomas' Hill, Canterbury , Kent , CT2 8HU
  • Telephone: 01227 475633
  • Email: slh@stedmunds.org.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.