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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    29 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 September 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subjects

Chemistry, Science

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full time FT & PT considered. Part time FT & PT considered

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Outer London Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified Teacher with DfE number or evidence of successful completion of current course
  • Is a suitable person to be responsible for children and young people
  • Good knowledge and understanding of the Science curriculum
  • Excellent subject knowledge
  • Ability to deliver high quality teaching and learning in Science across the age and ability range
  • Ability to raise standards of attainment and aspiration
  • Good classroom management and commitment to positive behaviour management
  • An understanding of the use of ICT in Science teaching and learning and a willingness to develop its use
  • Successful teaching experience/teaching practice
  • Experience or knowledge of the requirements of a Form Tutor
  • High aspirations for themselves and for all students
  • Able to work well as part of a team
  • Enthusiastic, optimistic and positive about working with children
  • High levels of self-motivation
  • Reflective and evaluative
  • High professional standards in dress, attendance, punctuality and time management
  • Clear verbal communication
  • Able to communicate clearly in writing
  • Commitment to hard work and a willingness to ‘go the extra mile’
  • Commitment to teaching Science in a co-educational, multi-cultural comprehensive school
  • Commitment to develop the ethos of the school in general and to promote student attainment and achievement in particular
  • Commitment to Nower Hill’s Equal Opportunities Policy and practice
  • Commitment to and evidence of relevant professional development
  • Commitment to the pastoral care and safeguarding of all students
  • Commitment to and support of the school’s core values

What the school offers its staff

Nower Hill High School is a fantastic place to work and develop as a teacher. We’d love you to come and join us!

We offer:

  • A dynamic place to work
  • Comprehensive Professional Development and training opportunities
  • Staff well-being service ( ESP’s Employee Assistance Programme )
  • A comfortable and well-resourced working environment
  • A highly skilled, professional and inspirational staff
  • A diverse, ambitious and inspirational student body
  • An aspirational community of local families
  • Excellent facilities
  • Excellent in-school career advancement opportunities
  • Free fitness suite membership
  • On site qualified nurse and counsellor. Free annual flu vaccinations
  • Excellent student support systems
  • A programme of staff social events
  • A very supportive Leadership Team
  • Competitive London pay scales
  • Excellent holidays
  • Generous pension scheme
  • The option of a school place for children of staff
  • A very supportive Governing Body
  • A thriving extra-curricular activities and trips programme
  • On site catering facilities and outlets
  • Excellent public transport links into Central London
  • Local shops within walking distance
  • An Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’ in all 5 categories

Further details about the role

Nower Hill High School is a fantastic place to work and develop as a teacher. We’d love you to come and join our team!

An exciting opportunity for a high calibre and enthusiastic Chemistry teacher to join a strong and successful Science Faculty. Applications from both experienced and Early Careers Teachers (ECTs) would be warmly welcomed. The two year induction programme includes support from both a subject and induction mentor throughout. ECTs have an opportunity to network both in school and during training delivered by our Induction Partner. We also offer a teacher development programme for our teacher’s in their third year of teaching

Want to come to a school where you would receive letters such as these from the previous cohort of ECTs?

‘I did my first placement at Nower Hill and absolutely loved the school, my department, and my students. When a maternity cover position became available, I was really happy that I could come back to Nower Hill after my second placement.’

‘Congratulations on passing your teacher training year and getting a job here. You’re in luck to be at a school where you will be well supported and managed throughout the ECT process.’

We offer:

  • a talented Science team of 21 specialist teachers and 9 technicians.
  • flourishing Biology, Physics and Chemistry at A level.
  • students who are a pleasure to teach
  • a strong culture of professional development
  • excellent facilities - 8 of the 16 laboratories have been newly refurbished in 2023
  • an oversubscribed school with high standards and high expectations
  • close proximity to North Harrow London Underground station.

Commitment to safeguarding

Nower Hill High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon an enhanced criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service; a prohibition from teaching check (teachers only); satisfactory references; the right to work in the UK; and a satisfactory health check.

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About Nower Hill High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
2028 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Nower Hill High School
Nower Hill High School is a fantastic place to work and develop as a teacher. We’d love you to come and join us!

We offer:

A dynamic place to work
Comprehensive Professional Development and training opportunities
Staff well-being service ( ESP’s Employee Assistance Programme )
A comfortable and well-resourced working environment
A highly skilled, professional and inspirational staff
A diverse, ambitious and inspirational student body
An aspirational community of local families
Excellent facilities
Excellent in-school career advancement opportunities
Free fitness suite membership
On site qualified nurse and counsellor. Free annual flu vaccinations
Excellent student support systems
A programme of staff social events
A very supportive Leadership Team
Competitive London pay scales
Excellent holidays
Generous pension scheme
The option of a school place for children of staff
A very supportive Governing Body
A thriving extra-curricular activities and trips programme
On site catering facilities and outlets
Excellent public transport links into Central London
Local shops within walking distance
An Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’ in all 5 categories

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