Teacher of Physics

Ashcroft Technology Academy, London


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £30,480 to £49,571

Job summary

Teacher of Physics

• Inner London Pay Scale
• ATA Allowance £2,500
• 2% Attendance Bonus
• Possible Recruitment Incentive
• Onsite fitness and cardio suite

Ashcroft Technology Academy is looking to appoint a well-qualified Physicist to teach across the sciences at KS3 and KS4 and in Chemistry at KS5 from September 2020. At KS4 we deliver the OCR Gateway 9-1 GCSE, the combined and the Triple Science courses. At KS5 we offer both A-level and the International Baccalaureate in Biology, Chemistry and Physics. This vacancy provides an excellent opportunity to work in a high quality and well-resourced environment and to become part of a highly motivated and visionary team of teachers. This post will be of interest to NQTs or experienced Science teachers.

Ashcroft Technology Academy:

• is graded an outstanding school (Ofsted 2015) with high standards of behaviour
• is a highly successful and heavily over-subscribed school in Putney, south west London
• provides excellent quality and well-resourced facilities
• 86% English and Maths GCSE at grade 4 or better in 2019.
• Has a progress 8 score of +0.74, which ranks the Academy in the top 10% of schools nationally.
• has the highest performing Sixth Form in the Borough of Wandsworth for the past 7 years
• offers both A-Levels and the International Baccalaureate in the sixth form
• offers excellent opportunities for career development with a comprehensive NQT programme
• is close to the A3, to East Putney tube station and Putney main line for easy commuting

If you would like to be a part of this team, further details and an application form are available from our website www.ashcroftacademy.org.uk or telephone us on 020 8812 3553. Interviews will be conducted virtually on Zoom.

You must complete the application form electronically and email it as soon as you are ready but no later than noon on Wednesday, 2 April 2020 to recruitment@ashcroftacademy.org.uk. We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date where we find suitable applications and so we advise that applications should be submitted as soon as possible as we may choose to interview shortly after receipt.

All appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance. ATA safeguards children and actively promotes their welfare. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. ATA is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from minority groups. The school also has full disabled access.

Employee benefits

2% Attendance benefit

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1308 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Ashcroft Technology Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@ashcroftacademy.org.uk

School location

100 West Hill, London, SW15 2UT