Science Teacher

Launceston College, Launceston, Cornwall


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Science
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, dedicated Teacher of Science. The successful candidate will teach across Key Stages 3 , 4 and 5.

Ability to teach A Level Physics is desirable.

Launceston College Science Faculty is a consistently high performance team.

The faculty works in collaboration with the Royal Society of Chemistry and other institutions to deliver high quality events and provide subject delivery for ITT courses with local universities.

This is a permanent position with either an April or September start. Please indicate on your application when you are available to commence employment.

Applications are invited from both NQT's and experienced teachers.

To apply for this job, please download and complete the application form from our main recruitment page at

We reserve the right to close this advert and interview and appoint earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a good response to the advert, so early applications are warmly invited.

Closing date for applications is Monday 27th January, 2020 9am.

Interview Date: TBC

Safeguarding Statement:

Launceston College Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to DBS clearance and appropriate pre-employment checks.

Essential educational requirements

A relevant degree

Essential qualifications

Formal teaching qualification (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching science in a secondary setting.
Teaching the full range of ability at Key Stage 3, 4 and 5.
Confidence in using a variety of IT and good IT skills
Able to pick up new procedures and routines quickly
Effective and efficient administrative skills
An ability to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the College

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1267 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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School website Launceston College website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Launceston College

School location

Hurdon Road, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 9JR