Teacher of Physics Sir William Borlase's Grammar School, Marlow, Buckinghamshire

Job description

Teacher of Physics

Full Time or Part Time

Required for September 2020
(or earlier for suitable candidate)

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational Physics teacher to join an experienced and specialist department. The successful candidate would be required to teach Science at KS3 and Physics at GCSE and A-level. The post would suit an ambitious NQT or a more experienced teacher.

For an application form please visit
and click on Job Vacancies
or email asummerfield@swbgs.com for more information

Closing date 28th February 2020 - early application encouraged as they will be considered upon arrival

Applications submitted via email should be sent to Mrs Anna Summerfield at asummerfield@swbgs.com

From September 2020, the children of staff with 2 or more years’ service will be given priority in the oversubscription criteria in the admissions policy.

The school is fully committed to the DCSF guidance on Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education and all candidates for the post will therefore be subject to vetting procedures following guidance on Safer Recruitment and Selection in Schools.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant Degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Degree level qualification
Experience of teaching Physics up to at least KS4 level
Experience of teaching GCSE and A Level Physics
Knowledge of the requirements of the National Curriculum
Knowledge and experience of leading young people in exciting Physics extra curricular OR experience from industry that could excite enthusiastic learners
An understanding of the way children learn and how individual needs may be assessed and met
Knowledge & experience of Safeguarding
Effective communicator with children, staff and parents
A team player, working with colleagues collaboratively
Experience in fostering good relationships within the school community
Appropriate motivation for working with children
Well-developed planning & organising skills including time management, delegation and administration
Emotional resilience & maturity
Personal stamina & energy including a good record of attendance
Willingness to contribute to the wider life of the school

Employee benefits

Teachers Pension

About Sir William Borlase's Grammar School

Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School is an Outstanding selective-entry, co-educational grammar school located in the centre of the attractive riverside town of Marlow, Buckinghamshire. Heavily oversubscribed, the school has an excellent academic record at both GCSE and A Level. Our highly - motivated students and enthusiastic teachers thrive in our distinctive, vibrant teaching and learning environment. We offer a broad and rich curriculum and have an excellent reputation for our wider opportunities including STEM, Sport, Performing Arts, Creative Writing, Duke of Edinburgh Award, Expeditions and many other extra-curricular activities.

West Street, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 2BR
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