Teacher of Science (physics specialism)

Nower Hill High School, Pinner


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £28,355 to £44,541

Job summary

‘An outstanding school’
Roll: 1977 (1572 + 405 in an A level 6th Form)

TEACHER OF SCIENCE (Physics specialism)

(Outer London pay scale)

September 2020 start.
Nower Hill High School is a fantastic place to work and develop as a teacher. We’d love you to come and join us!

An exciting opportunity for a high calibre and enthusiastic Science teacher with a Physics specialism to join a strong and successful Science Faculty. Applications from both experienced and newly qualified teachers would be warmly welcomed. NQTs can join us for three weeks’ paid induction in July (this equates to approximately £2,000.00 gross pay).

We offer:
• a talented Science team of 22 specialist teachers and 11 technicians.
• flourishing Biology, Physics and Chemistry at A level.
• experienced, supportive Physics teachers who are looking to broaden their team
• students who are a pleasure to teach
• a strong culture of professional development
• excellent facilities
• an oversubscribed school with high standards and high expectations
• close proximity to North Harrow London Underground station.

Please visit our website for full details and to download an Application Form:

Closing date: 9am Tuesday 21st January 2020

Nower Hill High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon an enhanced criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service; a prohibition from teaching check (teachers only); satisfactory references; the right to work in the UK; and a satisfactory health check. The School is an equal opportunities employer.

Essential educational requirements

relevant undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Qualifications Qualified Teacher with DfE number or evidence of successful completion of current course
Professional knowledge, experiences and abilities Is a suitable person to be responsible for children and young people

Good knowledge and understanding of the Science curriculum
Excellent subject knowledge
Ability to deliver high quality teaching and learning in Science across the age and ability range
Ability to raise standards of attainment and aspiration
Good classroom management and commitment to positive behaviour management
An understanding of the use of ICT in Science teaching and learning and a willingness to develop its use
Successful teaching experience/teaching practice
Experience or knowledge of the requirements of a Form Tutor
Skills, attributes and attitudes High aspirations for themselves and for all students

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1969 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Nower Hill High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@nowerhill.harrow.sch.uk

About Nower Hill High School

School location

George V Avenue, Pinner, HA5 5RP