4 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    12 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

M1 to UPS3 + TLR2.1 £34,564 - £51,053

What skills and experience we're looking for

Required for September 2024

Science Teacher & KS3 Co-ordinator (TLR 2.1)

M1 – UPS3 (£31,350 - £47,839 per annum) plus TLR (£3,214)

The KS3 coordinator will work closely with the Head of Science and subject Heads. The post will suit an enthusiastic, well-qualified specialist in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics to teach at all levels within a dynamic, energetic department which thrives on continual development of its teaching and learning processes. Examination results are excellent and the subject enjoys a high status within the school. Over 200 students study science in the sixth form. The school has excellent science facilities including a newly built dedicated STEM Centre.

For candidates with PGCE credits, we are able to support the completion of an MA. Accommodation at a very competitive rate may be available. Our admissions policy prioritises children of staff.

Further information is available on our website at https://www.watfordboys.org/48/job-vacancies. Completed application forms to Ian Cooksey, Headmaster, head@watfordboys.org. The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS Check. The closing date for applications is 9am Monday 26th February 2024.

What the school offers its staff

We are always seeking to improve staff wellbeing: Low academic curriculum contact time (80%) An admissions policy that prioritises children of staff Flexible approach to leave Increased holiday through disaggregation of INSET days Governors' contribution of £1,500 to staff common room Free biscuits, tea/coffee and milk Dining allowance for parents' evenings and INSETS Free flu jabs Cycle Scheme, free use of gym, free counselling service, free yoga sessions Cover supervisors and external invigilators employed Subsidised staff accommodation next to the school

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS Check

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to head@watfordboys.org

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About Watford Grammar School for Boys

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1533 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01923 208900

A leading, partially selective UK State School for boys aged 11-18, with an enviable national reputation for academic achievement and excellence across a broad range of sporting, musical and artistic pursuits. Expanding from 7 to 8 form entry from 2018. Outstanding Ofsted - October 2021

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