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Teacher of Physics - Part-time

Tonbridge Grammar School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5443-178T
  • Posted:13/01/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS depending on experience
  • Start Date:Required April 2022 or September 2022
  • App Close Date:21/01/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 24th January 2022


Teacher of Physics 

Permanent, Part-time (Full-time may be considered) 

Required April 2022 or September 2022 

Salary: MPS/UPS depending on experience 


We are looking for an inspiring individual who will relish the opportunity to teach Physics to our highly motivated students. You should be a good Honours graduate, with a love of your subjectIt is essential that you have the ability to teach Physics across all ages, including the sixth form and General Science to students in Years 7-8.  This is a part-time post, however please contact us for further discussion if you are seeking a full-time post.  


The Sciences are studied by all students throughout the School including the Sixth Form as part of the IB Diploma. Students in Years 7–11 and in our co-ed Sixth Form become increasingly independent learners as they progress through the School and achieve excellent outcomes at GCSE and in the internationally recognised IB Diploma. Experience of teaching the IB is not essential. Training is offered as required.    

The School offers an outstanding internationally minded education and an extensive professional development programme for all staff supporting induction, leadership development and well-being.  


There may be an opportunity for New Entrant Teachers (due to complete their training this year) to begin working with us at the end of the summer term.                                                                                     

Please send completed application forms to personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk 

CV’s alone will not be accepted.  


Closing date for applications: Midday Friday 21st January 2022 

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 24th January 2022 


Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome. Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.  


Information about the school

Tonbridge Grammar School is a high performing state grammar school in Kent. Educating girls aged 11 to 16 years and with a co-ed sixth form, TGS regularly features in listings of the top ranked schools in the South East and the UK. In our most recent inspection in 2019 we were rated outstanding in every area by Ofsted. We have a vibrant enrichment programme and wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do. There is a real sense of community with staff, students and parents/carers working together.

Job Contact Information

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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.