Teacher of Chemistry Watford Grammar School for Boys, Watford, Hertfordshire

Job description

A leading UK State School for boys aged 11-18 with a national reputation for academic excellence
'An outstanding school' - OFSTED 2001 and 2006

Required for September 2020
Teacher of Chemistry
We wish to appoint a qualified and enthusiastic Teacher of Chemistry to teach at all levels within a dynamic, energetic department. Examination results are good and the subject is very popular and has a high status within the school. Currently, over 200 pupils study Science in the sixth form. The school has excellent science facilities including a newly built dedicated STEM block. Applications are equally welcome from experienced or newly-qualified teachers. For a successful candidate with PGCE credits, we are able to support the completion of an MA. Accommodation at a very competitive rate may be available. Our admissions policy prioritises children of staff.

Further information is available on our website at www.watfordboys.org. Application by completed application form to Ian Cooksey, Headmaster (email: head@watfordboys.org). All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS Check. The closing date for applications is 9am Monday 2nd March 2020.

Essential educational requirements

teaching qualification

Essential qualifications

teaching qualification

Essential skills and experience

teaching qualification

Employee benefits

• Low academic curriculum contact time (80%)
• Places prioritised for children of staff in admissions policy
• Flexible approach to staff leave in current policy framework
• Increased holidays through the disaggregation of 2 INSET days
• Governors’ contribution of £1500 per year to the Common Room for events
• Free biscuits, tea/coffee and milk
• Dining allowance for parents’ evenings and INSET days
• Free flu jabs
• Cycle scheme for staff

About Watford Grammar School for Boys

A leading, partially selective UK State School for boys aged 11-18, with an enviable national reputation for academic achievement and excellence across a broad range of sporting, musical and artistic pursuits. Expanding from 7 to 8 form entry from 2018. 'An outstanding school' - OFSTED 2001 and 2006.

Rickmansworth Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 7JF
Watford Grammar School for Boys website (opens in a new window)