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Teacher of Physics - Full-time

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-4045-182T
  • Posted:13/01/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:September
  • App Close Date:21/01/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:tbc


We are seeking to appoint a driven and conscientious Teacher of Physics to join our team. This newly created role will start in September 2022 on a full time permanent basis.

The Science department is a department of 14 and runs smoothly and our students achieve well across Key stages 3 to 5. All students study separate sciences at GCSE with specialist teaching and we have recently rewritten an innovative key stage 3 curriculum to develop a lifelong love of science for our students. The Science department has three specialist laboratories, all fully equipped for high quality teaching and learning; we are further supported by three technicians. We teach the AQA syllabus at both GCSE and A-Level and the uptake for A-Level Physics is high.

The successful applicant will have proven experience teaching GCSE and A-Level Physics, and they will be someone who can inspire students. Applications are welcome from experienced teachers and NQTs.

The main site for TWGSB is in Tunbridge Wells. However, you may be required to work at other sites connected to TWGSB

Information about the school

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is an expanding and rapidly improving selective grammar school. It is undergoing a period of transformational change benefitting from a multi-million pound investment in Tunbridge Wells and a brand new building at our Sevenoaks campus, which opened in September 2021.

Staff will benefit from a positive working environment, with strong support for professional development and specialist teaching rooms. We aim for high standards and the pursuit of academic excellence, helping every student to reach their full potential through the development of skills, concepts and knowledge, within the framework of a caring community. Relationships between staff and students are based on trust, mutual respect and a determination to succeed.

Please note that we will only accept CV’s if they are accompanied by an application form, which can be found on our website: https://www.twgsb.org.uk/187/vacancies We shall review applications as we receive them.

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

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys offers Initial Teacher Training (ITT) and other subject specialist training.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Clare Peck
  • Address:Tunbridge Wells Grammar School For Boys, St Johns Road, Tunbridge Wells , Kent, TN4 9XB
  • Telephone: 01892 529551
  • Email: cpeck@twgsboys.kent.sch.uk
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).