Teacher of Science

Wexham School, Slough, Berkshire, SL2 5QP

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  • Earliest start date

    1 January 2023

  • Latest start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    28 November 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £29,344 to £44,919 per year

What skills and experience we're looking for


  • A proven track record of implementing effective strategies to include and meet the needs of all students to raise achievement.
  • Experience of initiating and implementing strategies to improve children’s learning and progress.
  • A proven track record of securing high standards of achievement and attainment.
  • Experience of successful networking with other schools and businesses to enrich the curriculum beyond the classroom.
  • Effective promotion of community links and cohesion to ensure pathways for success for all learners
  • Demonstrable success in preparing students for public examinations


  • Highly effective oral and written communication skills
  • Good analytical skills, being able to synthesise complex information, summarise, draw appropriate conclusions and make decisions
  • An effective and inspirational classroom teacher with a proven record of student success irrespective of the students’ needs or backgrounds
  • Ability to empower students who have been disengaged from learning to achieve success
  • Effective behaviour management skills which empowers young people to manage their behaviour more appropriately
  • Excellent interpersonal and people skills to lead, inspire, motivate and support students and colleagues successfully
  • Exceptional ICT, organisational and administrative skills

What the school offers its staff

  • A reduced timetable and an excellent support programme for ECTs
  • An excellent continued professional development programme for all staff

Commitment to safeguarding

In accordance with the School’s commitment to follow and adhere to the Department for Education’s guidance entitled ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (September 2022) and all other relevant guidance and legislation in respect of safeguarding children, you are required to demonstrate your commitment to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people. All staff are required to maintain appropriate professional boundaries in relationships with children and with all members of the school community and outside agencies, and exercise sound professional judgment which always focuses upon the best interests of the students and the school.

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About Wexham School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
962 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number

Wexham School is a friendly and vibrant school with a highly committed staff who want the best for all our students ensuring they are ambitious and hungry for future triumph. We, as a school community, have developed a “can do” attitude through collaboration and effective partnerships. We are proud to be a non-selective secondary school with a sixth form, which Ofsted judged to be ‘Good’ in all categories in November 2017. These are exciting times to join us as we expand the school to take rising student numbers and having recently (Nov 18) moved a substantial part of the school into brand new accommodation.

Arranging a visit to Wexham School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email Recruitment@wexham.onmicrosoft.com.

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