are looking for an enthusiastic and innovative teacher of Physics, with strong
interpersonal skills and a commitment to achieving high standards within a
thriving department. Sciences are a popular option for students with combined
and triple science offered at GCSE and multiple A Level sets in all three
disciplines. The successful candidate will have a strong academic background
and be an excellent classroom practitioner who is capable of inspiring and
motivating students and who can confidently teach Science at A level and GCSE.
students study Science at GCSE with triple science growing in popularity. We
currently have over 100 students studying Sciences at A level, in 8 sets. A
large number of students apply to Oxbridge and Russell Group universities to
study Medicine, Dentistry and a broad range of other science related subjects.
The Science team comprises 16 specialist teachers, plus four technicians and
the Department is housed in 13 labs in the centre of the main building. The
Science Department runs a wide range of super curricular opportunities for
students in KS4 and KS5 including the UKBC Biology Olympiad, the RSC Chemistry
Olympiad and the British Physics Olympiad. We have also run the Cambridge
Chemistry challenge for our 6th form students. These are in place to inspire
and challenge students who enjoy the sciences. We have recently started
giving our students the opportunity to develop their research by participating
in Institute of research in schools (IRIS) projects.We also run weekly and
oversubscribed extra-curricular opportunities for students at KS3 and 4 in the
form of a weekly STEM club and dissection club.
We are committed to
supporting staff wellbeing in a variety of ways. The good working relationships
within the staff body, and between staff and students is why many colleagues
have chosen to stay with us for the long term. We are also strong in supporting
staff career development and colleagues are successful in securing promotions
at all levels. We support colleagues in pursuing NPQs and offer a secondment programme
onto the Senior Leadership Team for middle leaders.
Although we achieve
excellent results year on year and are heavily over-subscribed, we are not
complacent. We know there is always more to do, and we work together to
continuously reflect upon our successes and areas for development. We are keen
to hear the voices of all our stakeholders.
Mill Hill County High
School is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages
applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex,
race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or
belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
into Year 7 is offered to children of staff with two or more years’ service
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