Science Teacher (ideally Chemistry and/or Physics)

UTC Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Hampshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Science
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job summary

We are looking for a Teacher of Science to join our special team commencing in September 2020. We are seeking excellent teachers who are able to teach up to A Level, will secure excellent rates of student progress, are confident and highly organised team players.

UTC Portsmouth is the Lead School for the Institute of Physics running regional CPD for teachers funded by the DfE. The college is proud to be acting in the capacity of Lead School. We are committed to the wider educational community and we aim to help raise standards in physics teaching across the local area and seek like-minded staff to deliver on this mission.

If you are currently in industry and are seriously considering moving into educating young adults, UTC Portsmouth offers the best kind of environment: excellent facilities, very supportive colleagues and outstanding students.

Essential educational requirements

Good honours degree
Qualified Teacher Status (or FE/HE equivalent)
Evidence of commitment to Continuing Professional Development

Essential qualifications

Strong academic background. PGCE, QTS/QTLS

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate will have a passion and aptitude for teaching science up to A level. Science is a very popular subject a UTC Portsmouth. Overall, students following science are of a high calibre and are committed to reaching the high expectations set. Many students wish to pursue careers or Higher Education courses directly relating to science when they leave. UTC Portsmouth has a growing reputation for excellence in the science provision offered, for the links we have with employer partners and for STEM courses generally. The college has gained the status of 'Lead School' from Institute of Physics.

Employee benefits

What can we offer you?
- a modern, purpose built and well equipped college
- state of the art facilities and resources
- the opportunity to teach and work with highly motivated students and parents
- a small, cohesive and mutually supportive staff team
- access to the Teacher Pension Scheme
- established links to employer partners and access to new and emerging partners
- access to an online Employee Benefits Portal offering access to a - wide range of discounts and offers
- access to an Employee Assistance Programme offering personal, physical, emotional and wellbeing advice and guidance

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase Secondary
School size 379 pupils enrolled
Age range 14 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website UTC Portsmouth website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About UTC Portsmouth

School location

London Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO2 9DU