Head of Science, West Berkshire

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Elstree SchoolWest Berkshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Attractive package
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented, well-qualified and inspiring person to lead the Science Department at Elstree.  The Science Department is thriving, with two recently built state-of-the-art laboratories, a prep room and outstanding resources.  Science is hugely popular with all ages and results in Common Entrance and Scholarship are excellent.  

We invite applications from existing Heads of Science or experienced teachers who are looking for a new challenge to lead a department.  Applicants must be able to teach Chemistry, Biology and Physics up to Common Entrance and Scholarship level.  An appreciation and understanding of STEAM Education would be an advantage.  Applicants must also be willing to immerse themselves in the sporting, extra-curricular and pastoral life of this busy boys’ prep school.  

Elstree is a highly successful boys’ boarding and day school with well-motivated and enthusiastic pupils, and a friendly, welcoming common room.  It is an exciting place to work.  We prepare boys for the leading public schools and we seek a dynamic person to lead this successful department.  

Further details, including an information pack, can be obtained from our website or by email to mpouney@elstreeschool.org.uk

Closing date: Thursday 14th February 2019. 

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held at Elstree soon after.  Early applications are welcomed.  

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and Disclosure and Barring Service.

Elstree School, Upper Woolhampton, Reading. Berkshire. RG7 5TD

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More about Elstree School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: Woolhampton, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5TD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9713302
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