Chemistry Teacher (Maternity Cover for One Year)

The Latymer School, London, N9 9TN

24 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 June 2022 at 10:00am

  • Date listed

    5 May 2022

Job details

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (One Year)


M1 to UPS3

Chemistry Teacher (Maternity Cover for One Year) job summary

Full Time & Part Time Applications Welcome
We are seeking to appoint, commencing 1st September 2022, a full time (Part Time will also be considered) Chemistry Teacher who would enjoy working with highly motivated, intellectually curious students at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. The Chemistry Department has both experienced and newly qualified members of staff all who are able to offer the support required for any teacher, including a newly qualified teacher, who is eager to contribute and make a difference to students that are conscientious and enthusiastic.

The Science Department, as a whole, works as a close-knit group, sharing resources and strategies across the year groups taught at the school. As you would expect, Chemistry is a popular option at GCSE and A Level.

The department’s exam results in 2019 were outstanding at both GCSE and at A level. At GCSE, 87% of students achieved grades 7-9, with 40% achieving grade 9 and 70% grades 9/8. At A level, 11% of students achieved an A*, 46% A*/A and 67% A*/B.

If you would like to work in a friendly environment, with guaranteed A-level teaching, then we would like to hear from you.

Closing date for application: 10am on Monday, 20th June 2022
Applications will be considered upon receipt and the vacancy closed if an appointment is made before the closing date.

The Latymer School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment is subject to a satisfactory ‘Enhanced with a Barred List Check’ through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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To apply please complete the Teaching Staff Application Form which can be found on the school website and below.

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About The Latymer School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1384 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
020 8807 4037

The Latymer School is a high achieving, but caring Grammar School in North London. Visitors comment on the warm atmosphere and the high levels of participation in extra-curricular activities. Pupils at the school recently described the school as one “family” and it being a “real community”. We are very proud of our school and believe it is a place where you can really teach and develop your subject knowledge.

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