Teacher of Chemistry

Watford Grammar School for Girls, Watford, Hertfordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Chemistry
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,859 to £40,518

Job summary

Teacher of Chemistry
Full-time MPS/UP
Required April or September 2020
A well-qualified and creative teacher of Chemistry is required to join this extremely successful department. Excellent results are produced through inspired teaching ensuring the girls enjoy and understand the subject, a large proportion choose to study Chemistry to A level. The successful candidate should have a strong academic background, and should be able to teach Chemistry to A Level. This is a highly effective team and the candidate will be expected to play a full role within the Department.

The position would suit a newly qualified or an experienced teacher.

Closing Date: noon Monday 11th November 2019
Interviews: Tuesday 19th November 2019

Essential educational requirements

Honours degree in the relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Outstanding classroom teacher with the ability to teach Chemistry to all Key Stages.
• Passion for Chemistry and a good honours degree in their subject area.
• Ability to teach Chemistry at Key Stage 3, GCSE and A level.
• Commitment to raising achievement and providing challenge in the classroom.

Essential skills and experience

• Ability to teach Biology and Physics to Key Stage 3.
• Articulate and accurate communication.
• Ability to work as part of a team.
• Willingness to take a full part in extended-curricular activities, including day trips.
• Excellent organisational and administrative skills.
• Sympathy with the aims of the school.
• Good IT skills

Employee benefits

The school’s admission policy prioritises the children of permanent staff. On occasion reasonably priced accommodation may be available via the school.

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1285 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Watford Grammar School for Girls website (opens in a new window)
Contact email pa2head@watfordgirls.herts.sch.uk

School location

Lady's Close, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0AE