This is an exciting opportunity for a Teacher of Science, specialising in Physics, to join a thriving and popular department, in a leading independent day school with exceptional academic results and excellent facilities. Our GCSE (94.8% A*/A grade) and A level results (66% A*/A across the three sciences) speak volumes for both the dedication of students and staff, and the high esteem which Physics, and also Science, is held by the school community.
Science at Oxford High School
We are an innovative department that thrives on the investigative and experimental approach to inspire our students beyond the confines of the course. We offer a whole range of enrichment activities, from trips to CERN and the RAL, to competitions, clubs and lectures from outside speakers, which all resonate with our genuine delight for this subject.
Offering many opportunities to both teachers and students alike, we pride ourselves on our love of science and the wish to inspire future generations through innovative teaching and enriching activities, both within and outside the classroom.
About Oxford High School
Founded over 140 years ago in the heart of Oxford’s historic city centre, Oxford High School is a dynamic and creative school with exceptional academic results. Our students are spirited, enthusiastic and passionate about learning. The school is part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, the leading and largest group of independent girls’ schools in the UK. The GDST is at the forefront of education for girls and has a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.
If you have a passion for teaching Science we would like to hear from you. In return we can provide a friendly and welcoming work environment, students who are spirited, enthusiastic and passionate about learning, a competitive salary and a range of benefits which include:
- Competitive salaries and pay progression
- Access to extensive professional development opportunities
- Training grants for qualifications
- Generous pension schemes
- Free life assurance benefit
- Free school lunches
- A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
For full details and to apply please click the apply button.
Applications should be received by 12 noon Monday 19th March and interviews will take place week commencing 26th March 2018.
GDST are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.