Deadline is today

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    12 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Physics, Science
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

We are looking for a positive and engaging Teacher of Physics to work alongside our current Head of Physics and existing leadership team to develop the delivery of Physics at GCSE and A Level. The successful candidate will have the pleasure in working with our high attaining Science cohorts of Physics students across Year 12 and 13 to promote the very best outcomes. Excellent subject knowledge and the ability to motivate students through inspirational, personalised teaching is essential.

This is an excellent opportunity for a talented teacher to join a thriving school:

To work with students who are committed to their learning and passionate about their own further professional development

To further develop an already high functioning department of skilled teachers

To work to raise the outcomes for all pupils by inspiring and motivating students and staff alike

In every way the Science Department mirrors the aims and beliefs of the school. All staff work hard, supported by a committed leadership team, to provide a safe and encouraging environment for learning. Arden students love to acquire new knowledge and skills. Our teachers relish the opportunity to deliver engaging, challenging lessons to committed students, supported by caring families.

The uptake of Sciences at GCSE and all three A Levels is extremely high. A specialism in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics will be considered and the ability to teach A Level in Physics is essential. Applicants will be expected to teach across all three science disciplines at Key Stage 3 and 4. Applications are welcomed from NQTs and experienced practitioners. Outstanding support is provided for NQTs through our very supportive and structured NQT programme.

The department currently has twelve full time and four part-time members of staff. It has a wealth of experienced teachers who all work well together. Students study either AQA Triple or Double Science (Trilogy specification) at GCSE and A Level’s in Chemistry, Physics and Biology are offered.

Applying for the job

Further details are available to download from the school website –

Application forms should be completed in full and attached to a letter of application. CVs will not be accepted.

Please address all correspondence to Mr D Warwood, Associate Headteacher.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1774 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01564 773348

About Arden

Arden is a truly exceptional 'outstanding' secondary school (11-18 years) at the heart of community and peak academic excellence. Situated just minutes Junction 5 M42 only 3 miles from town Solihull, visitors are astounded by our confident articulate pupils. The warmth trust between teachers students exemplary as constant drive to achieve maximum personal potential. As Teaching School part Multi Academy Trust there opportunity for training sharing knowledge ideas.

School location

Station Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B93 0PT

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