Chemistry Teacher

Capital City Academy, London, NW10 3ST

6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    9 May 2022

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Chemistry Teacher job summary

Capital City Academy is seeking an inspirational Chemistry teacher with strong subject knowledge and the ability to teach A-level Chemistry to join our innovative, lively and dedicated Science department. Most students study the separate sciences at GCSE and take up is good at KS5 for both A-level and BTEC Applied Science. Capital has also been approved to run the new Science and Healthcare T-level and practical science experiments are a key feature alongside new technology to ensure Science is engaging and achievement is excellent. The successful candidate will be a strong teacher, be reflective and innovative and will share the school’s vision and the belief that Capital City Academy will provide exceptional teachers who support students’ passion for learning with the tools for success for every individual. We have additional pastoral and leadership roles available alongside this role for the right candidate.

You will be:

- an inspirational practitioner
- passionate about Chemistry and have excellent academic qualifications and thorough subject knowledge
- able to combine academic rigour and achievement with enjoyment of the subject
- equipped to deliver strong classroom management
- a good communicator, with outstanding planning and organisational skills
- committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

We can offer you:

- A fantastic academy, student body and committed staff team - all working towards a shared vision with a high priority on teaching and learning
- The opportunity to work in a large senior team in a very supportive environment
- Excellent CPD provision
- A school that values wellbeing, coaching, part-time working and development for all staff
- Inner London pay scales
- An area well served by public transport, plus ample car parking on site

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Candidates must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Applying for the job

HOW TO APPLY: If you would like to apply for this position, please complete and return the Application Form by email - . Applications to be received by the closing date of 9am on Monday 23rd May.

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About Capital City Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1169 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Capital City Academy is an amazing and vibrant place. In 2003, it opened as one of the first ever academies, offering a high quality education within a fantastic, state of the art building. The dramatic all-glass design creates a sense of high expectations among staff and students.

Our values of Determination, Integrity, Curiosity and Empathy inform all our work and we provide an exceptional environment for learning and discovery. The enthusiasm, discipline and ambition of our students combined with the high expectations, outstanding teaching and creative dedication of our staff makes Capital a fantastic place to study, work and grow.
We believe that working at Capital City Academy is exciting and rewarding; we are committed to continual staff development and are confident that the ethos and support on offer makes Capital a very enjoyable place to work. Our students right across the school are a fantastic group of young people who deserve the very best.

In September 2017 we launched our new curriculum with a 3-year KS4 alongside a smart new uniform. Our website clearly demonstrates the pride that the students have in their uniform and other aspects of the school, it also showcases the range of activities on offer.
We were rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in January 2019 and we believe that we offer an outstanding education in many ways. We are immensely proud of the Sports and Arts specialisms and the many opportunities and partnerships that this provides for our students.

We would be more than happy to speak to you informally or show you around as we know that the facilities, staff and students are our greatest asset! We are confident that when you visit Capital City Academy, talk to our students, staff and parents, hear first-hand about the opportunities and successes of our school and see the wonderful facilities - you will want to join us.

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