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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    24 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    10 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase
  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2c (£7,368)

What skills and experience we're looking for

If you love teaching, are passionate about Science and want to be part of a brilliant team where you will receive outstanding professional development, then Tanbridge House School would like to hear from you. The successful candidate will be:

  • Enthusiastic, flexible, and resilient
  • Determined to “make a difference” in young people’s lives
  • Ambitious for students and for themselves
  • A reflective practitioner, always striving to be the ‘best they can be’

Students in Y7 and Y8 follow an ambitious two-year curriculum, where core knowledge and skills are learned and developed. At KS4, students follow the AQA Combined GCSE specification starting in the Autumn of Y9, focusing on the transferable skills required for success. In addition, a large number of students opt to study the AQA Triple Science specification.

What the school offers its staff

Tanbridge House School is an inspiring place to work, where students and staff share the same goals and strive to be exceptional every day through our core values of Care, Kindness and Achievement.We ‘teach to the top’ to ensure that students are challenged in all lessons. Staff are reflective and committed to continually developing their own practice.

In August 2022 our Science results were outstanding, 83% of our students gaining 4+, 63% at 5+ and 19% achieving 7+. Progress 8 scores have consistently been outstanding at 0.50+ or better, including August 2022 where the progress 8 score was + 0.56.

Science is taught across 12 full equipped and resourced labs, all with Smartboards, visualisers and exceptional technician support.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to a DBS enhanced certificate.

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About Tanbridge House School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1525 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01403 263628

Secondary School

Arranging a visit to Tanbridge House School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email kduneclift@ths.uk.net.

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