Teacher of Physics/Chemistry

£22000 - £31000 per annum
23 Apr 2013
21 May 2013
Tracy Wisdom
Customer Service
Contract Type
Full Time

Teacher of Science (Physics/Chemistry)

Salary: 22,000-31,000

Capita Education is currently recruiting on behalf of the Hundred of Hoo Academy based near Rochester (Kent) for a Teacher of Science (Physics/Chemistry) to start in July 2013.

Hundred of Hoo is a large school with a Sixth Form. It gained foundation status in January 2009 and became a National Challenge Trust School in January 2010. The successful partnership with 'the Math' was further strengthened in September 2011, when the Hundred of Hoo converted to Academy status as part of the Williamson Trust.

Under the school motto, Aspire, Achieve, Excel, they encourage their students to set their sights high, achieve to the best of their ability and take pride in all that they do. With rising Ofsted reports, praising the quality of leadership, students' behaviour and the progress made by students, this is an excellent opportunity for a Teacher with a strong desire to raise standards in a challenging school who has a passion for teaching and learning.

The successful department has 12 fully operation laboratories and one computer science room furnished with 30 computers, 10 laboratories have a fully functional interactive whiteboard and the department has a wealth of software, which can be used in conjunction with the white boards to support learning. The department is very well resourced to ensure that science lessons involve a practical element to motivate students and engage them in their lessons. All three sciences are taught at all key stages, with subject specialists teaching triple science and advanced level students.

Knowledge, Skills & Personal Qualities:

- Hold QTS Teaching Qualification or studying towards a PGCE
- Outstanding subject knowledge

- Creative, driven and a strong commitment to excellence

- Passion for teaching and learning
- Committed to raising standards

- Possess excellent student behaviour management

Hundred of Hoo offers bespoke professional development, structured induction/support programme, personal laptop and childcare vouchers.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check being undertaken before the position commences.

For more information please contact Tracy Wisdom our recruitment partner at Capita Education on 0800 731 8883 or e-mail your CV