Teachers of Science Dartford Grammar School, Dartford, Kent

Job description


Enjoy teaching at
Roll: 1510 (591 in the sixth form)
(Boys 11-18, Girls 16-18)

required for January/Easter or September 2020
(TLRs may be available for suitably experienced candidates)

Due to anticipated growth in sixth form numbers, vacancies exist for enthusiastic and committed teachers of Science in a high performing IB World School offering excellence within the state sector. The school has a new sixth form centre and one of the largest school sixth forms in the country.

These posts would be equally suitable for exceptional new entrants to the profession or more experienced teachers who would enjoy a significant amount of Sixth Form teaching.

Dartford Grammar School is one of the highest performing schools nationally at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5, with excellent facilities designated as ’outstandingly successful’ in successive national and international inspections. All sixth form students study at least one Science as part of their post 16 studies. The ability to teach across all Key Stages (in at least one science) and a willingness to be an active participant in the extra-curricular life of the school are essential.

We are keen to hear from you if you are:
• an excellent classroom practitioner
• committed to raising achievement and transforming learning
• well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team

For further details and an application pack please contact the school (telephone: 01322 223039; fax: 01322 291426; e-mail: adennett@dartfordgrammarschool.org.uk

Please return a completed application form, to the Headmaster, Mr W J Oakes, Dartford Grammar School, West Hill, Dartford, Kent DA1 2HW.

Closing date: Friday 29th November 2019

The school 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 is required for all successful applicants.

Essential educational requirements

A Levels, Degree, QTS

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Teaching experience

Employee benefits

Teachers' Pension
Free gym membership

About Dartford Grammar School

Dartford Grammar School is a selective secondary academy for boys, which admits girls to its sixth form. There are six forms of entry to Year 7, and all of the students joining the school are from the top 25% of the ability range. The students come from Dartford, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby London boroughs. The current roll is 1,510, including 591 in the sixth form.

West Hill, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2HW
Dartford Grammar School website (opens in a new window)