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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 10am

  • Date listed

    27 March 2024

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Subject

Science

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £46,525.00 Annually (FTE)

Teacher of Science job summary

TEACHER OF SCIENCE

MPS/UPS

£30,000 to £46,525 FTE

Start September 2024 (July for ECT)

Hitchin Boys’ School (HBS) is an outstanding and over-subscribed comprehensive school with a mixed sixth form, which forms part of the highly successful Hitchin Schools’ Consortium. Located in the historic and picturesque market town of Hitchin in North Hertfordshire it is conveniently located 25 minutes from London by train and close to the A1(M) and M1.

We are now seeking a Teacher of Science to join our team in September 2024 to teach Key Stage 5 Physics or Chemistry alongside GCSE sciences. The successful candidate will be passionate about their subject, able to motivate students and will bring new ideas as the school builds on its excellent status. Teaching high quality lessons and a focus on high standards and engagement is vital to the role.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic and able teacher who would like to join a high performing school and gain significant experience to further enhance their career. The appointment would also suit an enthusiastic Early Career Teacher, as the school provides a thorough and successful training programme. Applications from those wishing to contribute to other aspects of school life outside the classroom are particularly welcome.

The successful candidate will:

  • have excellent subject knowledge and teaching skills
  • be inspiring, dynamic and passionate about their subject
  • promote the HBS Values

What can HBS offer you?

  • A school with great traditions, excellent reputation but with a modern outlook
  • Students who are keen to learn having made Hitchin Boys’ their first choice
  • A dedicated, well qualified and experienced staff who share the goal enshrined in our school motto “Per Ardua Ad Alta” – Striving for Excellence
  • A campus that combines state of the art facilities with historic Grade II listed buildings
  • The opportunity to work in a secure, supportive environment
  • A full induction programme for all new staff and CPD tailored to your individual needs
  • SLT commitment to supporting the mental, physical & emotional wellbeing of staff/students in the school

Application deadline: 9am on Friday 19th April 2024

Interviews: Tuesday 23rd / Wednesday 24th April

Applications should be submitted via My New Term

Link to the HBS Child Protection & Safeguarding Policy

HBS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be carried out for all posts.

HBS welcomes applications from all applicants who meet the requirements for the position, however we are especially keen to receive applications from those in minority groups for which the school is currently underrepresented. We celebrate diversity and thrive on the benefits it brings.

Commitment to safeguarding

HBS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be carried out for all posts.

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About Hitchin Boys' School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1307 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Hitchin Boys’ School (HBS) is a high achieving, over-subscribed comprehensive school with a mixed sixth form, which forms part of the highly successful Hitchin Schools’ Consortium. We have a history that stretches back nearly 400 years but embrace fresh thinking and a modern, vibrant curriculum. We have high expectations, excellent standards of behaviour and pride in our extra-curricular activities that lead to academically successful and well-rounded students who are well equipped for life beyond school.

Following Ofsted's visit to Hitchin Boys' School in September 2021, we were delighted to announce that we have once again received top marks by retaining the judgement of ‘Outstanding’.

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