Head of Science, Northwood

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Northwood CollegeNorthwood

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Start date: Autumn Term 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This is an exciting opportunity to lead the Science Department through the next phase of our strategic plan, which includes the design and build of a new STEM facility. 

The Science Department is currently very well resourced in modern labs but we are looking forward to moving into a state of the art building, and the Head of Science would play a key role in the design of the building and the development of STEM throughout the whole school. 

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate not only to demonstrate their leadership skills within a school environment, but more widely across the GDST network of 26 schools.

Northwood College for Girls is part of the Girls’ Day School Trust – the leading network of independent girls’ schools in the UK. We are a forward-looking school, offering a friendly and supportive working environment. 

We offer:

· First class facilities

· Excellent ICT support

· Competitive salary and benefits

· A friendly supportive working environment

· An extensive professional development programme and support from within our network of 26 schools

· Well motivated and academically selected pupils

· Discounted school fees

Further details and an application form are available by clicking the apply button. 

Closing date for applications is 9am Thursday 1 February 2018. 

Interviews will be held the following week. 

Northwood College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and a DBS check.

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More about Northwood College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Maxwell Road, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 2YE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1923 825446
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"Northwood College is EXCELLENT in every category" - ISI inspection report, March 2012. Northwood College is an independent day school for girls, which was founded in 1878 in Central London.  By 1892 it had moved to its present site on Maxw...