Science Teacher - KS2, London E2

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Gatehouse SchoolLondon E2

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive (own pay scale)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Gatehouse School is looking for an outstanding practitioner to teach Science to children in Years 3-6 and to co-ordinate the subject across the school. This position would ideally suit a Science specialist, but applications are welcomed from experienced primary teachers or secondary subject specialists. For a teacher with a particular interest in Science this is an excellent opportunity to have responsibility for the leadership of this subject.

Gatehouse School, which is part of the Phyllis Wallbank Educational Trust, is a flourishing, non-selective, three form entry independent school in the heart of the East End. We are proud of our inclusive and friendly ethos which sets out to provide the best education possible for children, establishing a modern outlook on primary education while ensuring that it retains the key values on which it was first founded. Our exam results are excellent and the school was recently ranked 45th in the Times Top 100 Prep Schools.

The successful applicant will benefit from being part of a professional, supportive staff team as well as a competitive salary package which will be discussed at interview. This is an excellent opportunity for an outstanding teacher to join our highly successful school which was rated as outstanding during our full 2011 ISI inspection and fully compliant in our 2017 ISI Compliance Inspection. 

Visits to the school are encouraged and the staff and children look forward to welcoming you. Please contact the Head's PA, Mrs Yvonne Farquharson, on 020 8709 5227 if you wish to arrange a visit.


Gatehouse School 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 previous employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.


Applications should be submitted using the Application Form provided. Please complete the form in your own handwriting and return it by post or send a scanned copy by email. Return address details are printed on the final page of the Application Form.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 13th February. 

Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 27th February 2018. 


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More about Gatehouse School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Sewardstone Road, Victoria Park, London, E2 9JG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 89802978
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