Assistant Faculty Leader - Science, Kidlington, Oxfordshire

Closing date:

Gosford Hill SchoolKidlington, Oxfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS/UPS + TLR2 (4829p.a)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Assistant Faculty Leader for Science 

(TLR 2b currently £4829)

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational teacher with the skills, experience and energy to support the Faulty Leader of this thriving Faculty from September 2019. The Faculty teaches Triple Science alongside Core and Additional Science at GCSE. At KS5 we offer Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, and numbers of students opting for Science based subjects are strong and increasing further. 

Outcomes in Science improved dramatically over the last year with GCSE results in the summer seeing progress reach +0.12.

You will be joining a thriving faculty, who are all dedicated to their work with our students, and to supporting each other through their collaborative work .The post is suitable for an experienced teacher.Gosford Hill School is situated in Kidlington, on the north western edge of Oxford near to the new Oxford Parkway Station (a 50 minute journey from London), with ample staff parking and on the main bus route into Oxford. We work closely with Oxford University and Oxford Brookes University. We are also fortunate to be at the gateway to the rural Cotswolds. We prioritise staff well being and development and our ‘Golden Ticket’ scheme rewards strong staff attendance. Visits to the school, by arrangement, are welcome

We welcome applications from ambitious main scale teachers looking for a new challenge, who feel that they have the passion, drive and determination to develop their leadership skills in order to make a significant impact on the learning of our young people through their leadership of the Faculty team.

If  you are interested in the post, please complete a Gosford Hill School application form and include a letter (of no more than 2 sides of A4) outlining your reasons for applying and your suitability for the post. Application forms and further details are available on the school’s website or from Nicola Cooke, Headteacher’s PA (tel. 01865 374971; email The closing date for receipt of applications is noon on Monday 25th February 2019. Interviews will take place on Friday 1st March 2019.

Job location

More about Gosford Hill School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Oxford Road, Kidlington, Oxfordshire, OX5 2NT, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1865 374971
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9