Teacher of Science The Camden School for Girls, London

Job description

CAMDEN SCHOOL FOR GIRLS
Frances Mary Buss Foundation
Sandall Road
London NW5 2DB
Tel: 020 7485 3414
Web: www.camdengirls.camden.sch.uk

Roll: 1034 (450 in mixed Sixth Form)
Teacher of Science – Full Time Temporary (Maternity Cover)
Required for January 2020 a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Science to join our successful department. The successful applicant should be able to teach across the full ability range in KS3 and KS4. The department makes a significant contribution to Post-16 teaching, so candidates with an appropriate specialism can expect to be offered A level teaching.
Camden is a successful and oversubscribed inner London comprehensive secondary school. We have been identified five times by government ministers as one of the top 100 schools in the country. The school has also been described as “outstanding” by Ofsted in all categories.
Application forms and details about the school and department are available on our website. Completed application forms to be returned to the headteacher’s office at csg@csg.school NQTs welcome to apply.

The closing date for applications is Friday 25th October 2019
Interviews will take place w/c TBC

We do not accept CVs.
Camden School for Girls is committed to safeguarding students. Appointed staff require an Enhanced Disclosure through the DBS. The School is an equal opportunities employer.

Essential educational requirements

Our criteria for selection will be evidence of:

• Good honours graduate with a qualification to teach Science at
KS3 and KS4 level, and a specialist subject/s at A level
• Successful experience of teaching GCSE Science and A Level in
a comprehensive school
• An understanding of current curriculum issues in science
education.
• The ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing.
• Sympathy with the aims and ethos of the school.
• An understanding of, and a commitment to carrying out, equal
opportunities policies
• A commitment to participate in extracurricular activities

Essential qualifications

Job description: Science Teacher

The following duties and responsibilities of all teaching members of the Science department are in addition to the standard scale job descriptions for all teachers at Camden School for Girls.

i Teaching Science to students in Years 7 to 9
ii Teaching GCSE Science in Years 10 and 11
iii Teaching your specialist subject/s to KS5 students
iv Planning and preparing courses and lessons, including
contributing to the work of the department by writing,
reviewing and updating schemes of work
v Updating topic tests and revision materials for particular
topics

Essential skills and experience

Job description: Science Teacher
The following duties and responsibilities of all teaching members of the Science department are in addition to the standard scale job descriptions for all teachers at Camden School for Girls. (contd)

vi Taking responsibility for the resources for particular topics
vii Taking responsibility for students’ health and safety in your
lessons as set out in the department’s health and safety
policy
viii Assessing, recording and reporting on the development,
progress and attainment of students in line with the
department’s assessment policy
viii Taking part in the pastoral system of the school


About The Camden School for Girls

Address
Sandall Road, London, NW5 2DB
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
The Camden School for Girls website (opens in a new window)