Science Head of Department - Full-time
Start Date: Sep 2018
‘THE SUNDAY TIMES SCHOOL OF THE YEAR 2017’
Enjoy teaching at DARTFORD GRAMMAR SCHOOL
Roll: 1485 (625 in the sixth form)
(Boys 11-18, Girls 16-18)
HEAD OF SCIENCE required for Easter or September 2018
MPS/UPS + TLR 1b + LFA
An enthusiastic and committed teacher to lead a highly popular department in a school offering excellence within the state sector. The school has new state of the art STEM subject facilities and one of the largest school sixth forms in the country.
The post offers exceptional opportunities to an outstanding teacher seeking additional responsibilities or an experienced Head of Science looking for significant amounts of Sixth Form teaching. The ability to teach across all Key Stages is essential. A willingness to be an active participant in the extra-curricular life of the school is essential. The school has been awarded Specialism Quality Marks for Science and Languages.
Dartford Grammar School is one of the highest performing schools nationally at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5, with excellent facilities, designated as ’outstandingly successful’ in successive national and international inspections.
We are keen to hear from you if you are:
- an excellent classroom practitioner
- committed to raising achievement and transforming learning
- well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team
- well-motivated and conscientious.
We can offer you:
- the opportunity to inspire highly able and well-motivated students to fulfil and exceed their potential
- a dynamic and supportive working environment
- a well-established Induction Programme
- opportunities for professional development
Please apply via the button below.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.
Closing Date: 31 January 2018
Information about the school
The Sunday Times School of the Year
Dartford Grammar School is a selective academy for boys, admitting girls to its sixth form. There are six forms of entry to Year 7, and all of the students joining the school are from the top 25% of the ability range. The students come from Dartford, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby London boroughs. The current roll is 1,485, including 625 in the sixth form.
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.