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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    25 January 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    12 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Subject
Physics
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Wimbledon College Payscale/UPS [Inner London]

Job summary

The school is seeking to employ a well-qualified, enthusiastic and motivational teacher to lead the teaching of Physics within the College. The successful candidate will have the capacity to bring innovative ideas to the classroom and show a strong record of raising student attainment through their teaching.

Physics has a consistent record of outstanding results with both Attainment and Progress significantly above the national average. Progression into Sixth Form is consistently high, with large numbers of pupils choosing to study Biology, Chemistry and Physics at A Level.

Additional allowances

TLR2e (£4,789)

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1266 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0208 879 9323

About Wimbledon College

Wimbledon College is a popular and oversubscribed school which prides itself on its exam results at both GCSE and A level with results significantly above national averages. As a Jesuit school, our ethos can be summed up by St Ignatius Loyola’s vision for Jesuit schools as being “for improvement in living and learning for the greater glory of God and the common good.” Central to St Ignatius’ vision and to the College is the education of the whole person, providing each pupil with the opportunity to strive for excellence in all that they do.

The school is accommodated in striking Grade II listed buildings on Edge Hill, above the parish church of the Sacred Heart, on a spacious green site in a conservation area. Private and public funds have facilitated a substantial development of the facilities of the College over the last fifteen years.
The College currently has close to 1300 boys on roll including 270 in the Sixth Form. It is a great place to work with a supportive, committed staff who share the school’s high expectations. All teachers are specialists in their subjects and there is a well-established CPD programme which encourages staff to work collaboratively on self-identified areas of research and pedagogy.

Wimbledon College has a strong system of pastoral care and discipline. All teachers are form tutors and work with Heads of Line in ensuring every boy is supported, cared for and challenged to progress academically and become involved in the wider life of the school. The school’s intake is truly comprehensive academically, socially and economically and ethnically. It draws from across southwest London and from Surrey and north of the Thames also. Last year saw boys join the College from over 40 different schools. Places in Y7 are regularly oversubscribed threefold.

We encourage all of our boys to be involved in extra-curricular clubs and activities and we offer over 80 different such opportunities to the boys. The school has a strong tradition of drama and music as well as a very extensive sports programme in the school, financially supported by parents’ donations to the School Fund.

School location

Edge Hill, London, SW19 4NS

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