Head of Physics

£45784 per year
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Physics
£37,961 - £45784 PA + TLR2C
January 2018 Start
Ofsted rated "Good" School

Are you a Teacher of Physics looking for progression and to take on a Head of Department position ?

Do you want to join a school that had huge investment and on the way to Outstanding?

Our client is an partially selective comprehensive Academy which has achieved significant improvement at all key stages. This has been recognised by Ofsted, who visited the School in2013, and who graded it as good across all areas. The school are well on there way to Outstanding. Operating on a foundation of traditional values, Our client is an institution that welcomes change and regards itself as being at the forefront of development.Over the past four years the School has undergone a refurbishment programme including the construction of a new sports hall, swimming pool and dining hall. They have modernised the Modern Foreign Languages Faculty, including the installation of a new languages laboratory, the Mathematics Faculty, created new Science laboratories, refurbished the English Block, Music block, and the School Hall. They have an strategic improvement plan to refurbish the whole school site.

They are currently seeking a Teacher of Physics looking for progression or a Head of Physics seeking a new opportunity that can deliver Physics to A-Level. Our client is a Specialist Science and Arts College. These areas are exceptionally strong within the School. As a further extension of there specialism is the School Sports Partnership which rhw school is the hub for many local schools in the comunity.

About the Department:

-Uptake at A Level is one of the most popular choices amongst students
-Results are excellent through all year groups
-A large number of students go on to choose a Physics or Engineering-based degree at university
-58% of A2 students achieved A*-B
-A2 Physics achieved 68% A* to B grades
-GCSE Additional Science had 72% of its students achieve A* to C
-GCSE Physics achieved 96%

What they are looking for:

-QTS (or equivalent) and a relevant degree
-A specialist practitioner to teach Physics to A-level
-Someone with presence and authority who can deliver consistently good lessons
- A hard working, creative and enthusiastic team member

The school have an outstanding wellbeing programme offering

-Childcare vouchers
-Flu jabs
-Access to the Fitness Suite and swimming pool
-Pilates classes
-Yoga class
-Free eye tests

If you are an enthusiastic, qualified physics teacher to join a strong team of Science specialists who are able to contribute to raising standards in the classroom then please apply today !


Skills Required

Teaching Physics to A- Level

Qualifications Required



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