Head of Science, South West London

Closing date:Expiring soon

Broomwood Hall SchoolSouth West London

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Above government pay scale rates
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Broomwood Hall is an independent day school which together with Northcote Lodge and Northwood Senior forms Northwood Schools teaching over 900 children, aged from 4 to 16, in South West London. Excellent facilities and resources, traditional values, specialist and assistant teachers help create a happy working environment for staff and pupils. We have our own pay scale which is above government pay scale rates.

We are looking for a passionate and innovative teacher to lead our Science department; Promoting their departments is an expectation in all heads of department and the successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate a particular appeal to both pupils and parents for all aspects of Science as a subject, and to enhance its position in the curriculum. The School is committed to developing Science in the curriculum, and the new head of department will get all the support that he or she may reasonably request in such areas as timetabling, space in the curriculum and resources. However, the department’s future success will be shaped by the personal initiative and energy of the successful candidate.

Candidates for this position should have experience and enthusiasm for teaching children across key stages 2 & 3, ideally with an ability to teach more than one science at Key stage 3. 

A letter of application and CV should be sent to Meghna Sudhakaran, HR Administrator, 29b Sudbrooke road, London SW12 8TQ or emailed to m.sudhakaran@northwoodschools.com, to arrive no later than 12pm on Thursday 2 April. 

Shortlisted candidates will be expected to teach a lesson as well as being interviewed. 

Northwood Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Broomwood Hall School 

68 - 74 Nightingale Lane, London SW12 8NR


More about Broomwood Hall School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 8 - 13 years
Address: Upper School, 68-74 Nightingale Lane, Balham, London, SW12 8NR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8682 8810
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