Subject Leader of Chemistry

Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 5HA

Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    as soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    3 October 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    20 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

TPS + FRINGE + TLR 2.1 (currently £7,018 pa)

Subject Leader of Chemistry job summary

Subject Leader of Chemistry

TPS + FRINGE + TLR 2.1 (currently £7,018 pa)

Thank you for your interest in DCGS. For January 2023 we are seeking a highly qualified Subject Leader of Chemistry at this 11-18 grammar school for boys, with a co-educational Sixth Form. This post offers an exciting opportunity for a strong classroom practitioner to take on a curriculum leadership responsibility within our Science team.

Dr Challoner’s has 1371 students, of which 449 are in the Sixth Form. In November 2019 the school was judged to be Outstanding in a full section 5 inspection under the new Education Inspection Framework. It is regarded as one of the leading grammar schools in the country. As lead in the Teaching School Hub – Buckinghamshire we provide an exciting range of professional development opportunities.

We also offer:-

  • engaging, able and well-motivated students
  •  an innovative approach to learning
  •  outstanding facilities in every subject
  • a friendly working environment

Closing date: Monday 3 October 2022, 12 noon.

To apply for the post, please email a completed application form to Gill Byrne (HR Manager and Head’s PA).


We are interested to hear from candidates as soon as possible and earlier applications are welcomed.

Shortlisted candidates may be interviewed before the closing date.

At Dr Challoner’s Grammar School we ensure breadth of opportunities for all and actively promote open and outward facing attitudes to diversity and inclusion. As such, we actively encourage suitably qualified people from all backgrounds to apply for roles at our school. If there are any issues which you feel could be barriers to your application, as part of this process, please let us know.

Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

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About Dr Challoner's Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1358 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Boys' Grammar School with a co-educational Sixth Form, situated on the edge of the Chilterns a short walk from Amersham station. Aspirational staff and students, with an atmosphere that values resilience and kindness. Also a Teaching School and SCITT, so unparalleled opportunities for staff development

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