Head of Physics
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Start date details
From September 2023
22 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)
27 February 2023
- Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5
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- View all Full timejobs - 32.5 hours per week
- MPS1 - UPS3, Plus Fringe Allowance
TLR Range 2
What skills and experience we're looking for
Can you inspire students to become the next Christian Doppler or James Dewar? We are looking for a talented, inspirational and dynamic Head of Physics to join our team of science specialists from September 2023.
As Head of Physics you will be leading the development of a stimulating curriculum with vibrant co-curricular activities, working with both experienced and early-career teachers, supporting them to develop their pedagogy and be the very best teachers they can be. You will work closely with our Curriculum Leader to deliver an ambitious and engaging Physics curriculum that inspires students to enjoy and study Physics from KS3 through to A level.
At The Misbourne, our aim is to provide our students with a union of hands-on experience of physics practical and theory which will underpin their ability to apply existing knowledge in new situations. We want students to think creatively about solutions to problems. We actively promote the importance of STEM subjects within the school and would expect the successful candidate to play a significant part in developing this area through our co-curricular activities programme.
Passionate about working with young people and the importance of education?
Able to relate to young people and support them to become independent, resilient learners?
Dynamic and organised, with good attention to detail?
Someone with good communication, interpersonal and IT skills?
What the school offers its staff
We can offer you:
Students who are a pleasure to work with
An experienced, friendly, and collaborative team of staff
The unwavering support of teachers and leaders in ensuring the highest possible standards of student behaviour.
A strongly led and well-resourced curriculum area
A team who will help to guide your development and ensure that you are fully supported in every aspect of your work
A dedicated specialist lab for all your lessons.
Practical and administrative support from a team of experienced technicians.
An evidence-informed approach toschool improvement,only implementingwhat we feel will make the biggest difference to the lives and outcomes of our young people, being mindful of staff workload.
An academy that puts wellbeing at the top of their priorities
A two-week October half term
Free access to our own fully-fitted gym (subject to opening hours)
Local Government Pension Scheme
Cycle to Work Scheme
Free on-site parking
Career Development Bursary Scheme
Further details about the role
We are an Academy that:
Takes an evidence-informed approach to school improvement, only implementing what we feel will make the biggest difference to the lives and outcomes of our young people, being mindful of staff workload and well-being.
Excerpts from our pleasing 2022 Ofsted inspection include:
Pupils told inspectors that the clear and fair behaviour system helps them to behave well.
Relationships between staff and pupils are strong.
Pupils' conduct around the school is orderly and calm.
Pastoral care puts the child at the heart of everything the school does
Commitment to safeguarding
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About The Misbourne School
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- Education phase
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- School size
- 1067 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
- Ofsted report
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- School website
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- Email address
- Phone number
- 01494 862869
We are an 11-18 Academy in the picturesque village of Great Missenden in the heart of the Chilterns. We have nearly 1100 students on roll including a successful and growing Sixth Form. Our staff tell us they genuinely feel like part of a team; a team who are striving to help each student flourish both academically and personally.
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