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Head of Science and Technology

King Edward VI SchoolSouthampton

We are seeking to appoint a forward-thinking and dynamic Head of Science to lead our excellent Science and Technology Faculty. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of Biology or Physics up to A level.

The Faculty comprises Biology, Chemistry, Design, Junior Science, Physics and Psychology. Each subject has its own Head of Department. All pupils take three separate sciences to IGCSE. A high proportion of pupils continue studying science to A level and many choose science and technology-related degrees.

The role is an excellent opportunity for a teacher with some leadership experience or an experienced Head of Department.

A willingness to contribute to the School’s wide range of co-curricular activities is expected.

The School uses 1-1 technology to enhance teaching and learning.

King Edward’s has its own generous salary scale as well as the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, Healthcare scheme, and a reduction in school fees. There is also a possibility of on-site accommodation being available for single occupancy.

Further details and application forms are available from our website via the Apply button. Alternatively, contact Roz Read, HR Assistant, by email: hr@kes.hants.sch.uk

CVs are not an acceptable alternative to the school application form.

Closing date: 9am on 27 January 2021.

Interview date: w/c 1 February 2021.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service and past employers.

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