Deadline is today

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    12 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    22 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
£25,714 - £41,604 TLR2b (£4783)

Job summary

St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School is seeking to appoint an outstanding physics teacher to lead our physics department. Our science department thrives on the notions of excellence, engagement and enthusiasm for the subject. We deliver a broad curriculum building science skills, knowledge and understanding through the excellent teaching. Throughout the school each discipline is taught as a separate subject. The science team is led by a head of science and each curriculum area has its own subject specialist lead. The successful candidate will receive support from a highly experienced subject leader, whilst having the autonomy to continue to develop and expand the physics department in the school.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about the physics curriculum and how this can be taught in an inspiring way to maximise outcomes, whilst both instilling and developing a love for the subject. We are looking for someone who can help create the next generation of physicists, someone who will inspire our pupils and spark their passion for the subject. Above all, we are looking for someone who will help our boys become better men and show them the difference that physics can make in the world. The ability to extend pupils’ engagement beyond the school day, through co-curricular activities would be an advantage.

This is an opportunity to join a well-established and aspirational department in an outstanding, all-boys Catholic School that has enjoyed a reputation as a centre of educational excellence for over one hundred years. We welcome applications from both experienced leaders and outstanding physics teachers ready for the challenges of a leadership post.

Applying for the job

Application forms and further information are available by following the link on our website:

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic
Education phase
School size
1172 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
Contact phone number
0191 2744510

About St Cuthbert's High School

St Cuthbert's Catholic High School is an outstanding all boys non selective school located in Newcastle upon Tyne the North East of England. 'Work hard and become a leader' (Proverbs 12 verse 24) our mantra since 1881 we have been empowering young men to take their place society. The prides itself on encouraging aspire excellence leadership everything they do. A challenging curriculum sits alongside stimulating enriching extra curricular activities. Our students are curious, confident, conscientious successful communicators. ranks amongst highest attaining state schools country with reputation for results.

School location

Gretna Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE15 7PX

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