Subject Leader for Chemistry, Redbridge

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Woodford County High School for GirlsRedbridge

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Pay Spine: (Outer London) + TLR2b £4,534
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Required for September 2019 a well-qualified and enthusiastic full-time teacher of Science, able to teach Chemistry to A-level and to lead development of the subject in this lively and high achieving girls’ selective school.  

Science is taught throughout the school.  Students take Triple Science at GCSE and a very substantial proportion go on to study A-Level sciences.  The teacher appointed will assume responsibility for the delivery of Chemistry within a large, successful and very well-resourced Science Department.  The School has an ambitious STEM programme in which the Head of Chemistry will be expected to take a leading role.

This school, described by OFSTED as ‘outstanding’ (March 2009)  and identified by the Sunday Times as “London State Secondary School of the Year (2019)”, encourages a wide range of extra-curricular activities.  It provides a friendly working environment and offers established programmes of teacher induction and CPD.

Further information is available on the school website via the Apply button and the Application Form is attached.

Applications can be submitted by post or email ( and must include the completed London Borough of Redbridge application form.  Applications by CV will not be considered.

Closing date for applications Monday 25 February 2019 (noon)

Interviews: Friday 1 March 2019

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

London Borough of Redbridge

More about Woodford County High School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: High Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 9LA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8504 0611
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Woodford is a selective girls' grammar school of 1094 pupils, including 318 in the Sixth Form. Our catchment area includes the entire London Borough of Redbridge (LBR) as well as part of neighbouring areas. There are two single sex gramm...