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Teacher Of Science: Physics - Full-time

Gravesend Grammar School (Boys), Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-5465-73T
  • Posted:20/03/2020
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:20/04/2020 at 23:45
  • Interviews:To be confirmed

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GRAVESEND GRAMMAR SCHOOL

TEACHER OF SCIENCE (Physics)

Due to the continuing development and expansion of this ‘outstanding’ School (OFSTED July 2015), we are looking to appoint an experienced science graduate to join our highly successful and very popular Science Department.  We are interested in someone who will contribute positively to the full range of teaching in this 11 – 18 selective school.

We seek:

  • A qualified science teacher, specialising in Physics, able to teach to A-level
  • An outstanding classroom practitioner who is flexible, enthusiastic and innovative
  • Excellent subject knowledge and a rigorous approach to assessment and learning
  • A committed team-member who will be willing to contribute to the wide school activities 

We offer:

  • Enthusiastic and highly able students who “attain very high standards and make excellent progress” (OFSTED)
  • A well-resourced science department fully staffed by qualified subject specialists
  • Supportive and enthusiastic colleagues, and a positive working environment
  • A strong relationship with the local community with fast links to London and Europe
  • Potential for on-site accomodation

Closing date: 19th April, 2020 (noon)    

Interviews: Date to be confirmed

Appointment: September 2020

Salary for this post: MP/UPS depending on experience

If you would like to find out more about the school please visit our website at www.gravesendgrammar.com. You may request our information pack or arrange to visit the school by calling the Headteacher’s PA Judith West on 01474 369506 or by e-mail to westj@gravesendgrammar.com 

We will only consider Gravesend Grammar School application forms and will not accept CVs. Completed application forms must be e-mailed to Jenny Lumley, HR  lumleyj@gravesendgrammar.com by noon on the closing date.

 

Information about the school

Gravesend Grammar School is an 11-18 selective boys grammar school with girls admitted to the Sixth Form. The most recent Ofsted Inspection (June 2015) judged the School as ‘Outstanding’.

We became an Academy on 1st August 2011 as part of The Decus Educational Trust (TDET).

We have a committed staff who provide opportunity and challenge in a caring environment and strive to ensure the students achieve the very best they can at all times. We also have strong working partnerships with parents, governors and the community.

The School has benefited from many improvements in recent years including the addition of new buildings.

The local train station is a short walk from the School and Ebbsfleet International train station is only a 10 minute drive.

This post is subject to pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, reference checks and proof of right to work in the UK. TDET is an equal opportunities employer.

Gravesend Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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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.