Science (Physics) Teacher KS3 and KS4, British School Alzira

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The British School of AlziraBritish School Alzira

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 25,000-26,500€
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

British School Alzira/Xativa is now recruiting for a science teacher with a Physics specialism to teach in KS3 and KS4.  We warmly invite applications from Newly Qualified Teachers.


British School Alzira is an independent, co-educational school situated in a stunning mountain location 40km to the south of Valencia, Spain. With easy access to the Mediterranean coast and Valencia city we provide an educational environment second to none. The national press regularly list us as one of the 100 best schools in Spain.

Our two form entry school teaches the British National Curriculum to children from the ages of 3 months to 18 years. Our pupils achieve excellent academic standards and our recent inspection recognised the high quality of our teaching.

Our sister school, British School Xativa, opened in September 2009 in response to demand from parents. Set in extensive grounds beneath the historic castle of Xativa it provides a modern and spacious learning environment. British School Xativa is now providing education from Pre-Nursery through to Year 13.

Staff work together across the two schools to provide a consistent learning experience for our pupils.

On site facilities at both schools include a library, tennis courts, swimming pools, an ICT suite, ballet room, indoor PE area, shaded outdoor play areas, science laboratories and generously proportioned classrooms.

Free education is provided for teacher’s children. We also support teaching staff with all aspects of relocation.

This video  gives an overview of working in our school.


For January 2020, we are looking for a motivated, flexible and dynamic Physics teacher who can teach a balanced curriculum across years 7-11 and who can meet the objectives of the IGCSE specification. The role also includes a Y7 maths group.

Essential Requirements

A science teaching qualification earned in or recognised by the United Kingdom;

Experience of teaching KS3 and KS4;

Successful record of planning and delivering engaging learning activities;

Knowledge of the British Curriculum.

Preferred Requirements

Two years experience of teaching the British Curriculum.


Up to 26,500€ per annum.

The school offers return flights annually and has a dedicated personnel support assistant to assist teachers in relocation and their life here in Spain.

Application Procedure

Applications should be made either through the TES application form or in writing by email. Please enclose a current Curriculum Vitae including details of two professional referees and a recent photograph.

Applications should be made to:

Philip Rolt - Executive  Principal
 The British School of Alzira
 La Barraca de Aguas Vivas 46792
 Ctra Alzira – Tavernes km 11,
 Alzira (Valencia)

Tel: 00 34 96258 93 68



Due to the need for a September short listed candidates will be offered Skype interviews.

More about The British School of Alzira
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Carretera Alzira a Tavernes, km11 La Barraca de Aguas Vivas, Valencia, 46792, Spain. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +34 96258 93 68
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