Chemistry Teacher (Full-time / Part-time)(with a TLR)

Three Rivers Academy, Walton-on-Thames


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Chemistry
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Start date: September 2020

We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, dedicated, motivated and innovative Teacher of Chemistry to join our Science Faculty at the Three Rivers Academy. We are looking for an inspirational teacher with the ability to create a nurturing learning environment, together with a committed to bringing out the best in every student. The ability to teach to A level is desirable but not essential. 

You will be fully supported both within the faculty and by the senior leadership team.  Our outstanding staff and students make us a great place to work.  When you join us you will be supported and developed through our extensive CPD programme and given effective PPA allocation to allow for a better work/life balance. Working in our school within The Howard Partnership Trust provides a wealth of opportunities to include excellent career progression options.  Regardless of your experience or level of responsibility you will have a range of exciting opportunities to ensure you are improving your craft.

We offer an excellent NQT Welcome Bonus of £2,000 (conditions apply) and a supportive programme with a mentor and reduced timetable.   
We also offer a TLR to be decided based on relevant work experience. This can be discussed at the interview.

This has been and remains an exciting time for Three Rivers Academy as our new school building opened in February 2018. The new school allows for an increased roll and provides state of the art, purpose built provision for our students, all under one roof. We are enthusiastic about our students learning and believe they deserve the best provision. The strength, determination and passion within our community enable us to continually improve. 

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THPT value their staff very highly, as reflected in the excellent retention rates across the Trust.  THPT also operate an extensive Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty & Service Awards, consideration of relocation packages, travel allowances and grants, access to discount schemes and membership of the Teacher Pension Scheme.

If you would like to request a tour of the school, or meet with us informally before applying, then please contact Recruitment Assistant, Amali Dissanyake on or call our Recruitment Team on 01372 455796.

Interviews may happen earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement, early applications are encouraged.

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

The Howard Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Employee benefits

NQT welcome bonus, a TLR based on relevant exp & excellent CPD

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 918 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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Website Three Rivers Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Three Rivers Academy

Three Rivers Academy – a GOOD school that brings out the best in every student.

Three Rivers Academy is a vibrant, supportive and inspiring school, where we believe that every child should flourish and enjoy their time with us. In February 2018 we were delighted to move into our brand-new building which offers spacious, modern and outstanding facilities. From vast and bright classrooms to state-of-the-art sports and performing arts facilities, our environment allows our students to excel and access 21st century learning.

Since joining The Howard Partnership Trust in 2016 the school has benefited in many areas from the strategic direction and support to move the school forward.

School location

Hersham Road, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 5PY