Teacher / Head of Department – Specialism in Physics, Milton Keynes

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Thornton CollegeMilton Keynes

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Teacher / Head of Department – Specialism in Physics

From September 2018 

Thornton College is a highly successful school situated in 25 acres of beautiful parkland, just outside Milton Keynes on the Northants/Bucks border. The school has grown from strength to strength over the past decade and the demand for places is high. Numerous major developments have recently taken place including the building of an award winning Science and Prep Classroom building, Expressive Arts Studio and Pre-Prep Department. Thornton College opened a brand new Sixth Form in September 2016.

Due to the expansion of the Science Department, the opportunity has arisen for a Physics specialist to join the team. There is an opportunity for the right calibre of candidate, with appropriate experience, to lead this department. Applicants must possess an appetite and ability to develop an aspirational department, with a focus on excellent standards of teaching and learning at each key stage. He/She must be an innovative and outstanding practitioner, with a proven track record of excellent academic results at GCSE and A Level.

Closing date for applications:  15th February 2018

Interview date: w/c 19th February 2018

For further information about this position please contact Mrs Jo Storey, Head of Thornton College by email jstorey@thorntoncollege.com

Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and appointments made only following satisfactory references.

Thornton College, Convent of Jesus and Mary, Thornton, Milton Keynes, MK17 0HJ.

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More about Thornton College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Convent Of Jesus & Mary, Thornton, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK17 0HJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1280 812610
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Thornton College is a leading independent Catholic day and boarding school for girls. It is one of the most successful non-selective schools in the UK and offers a warm and nurturing educational environment alongside a rigorous and exciting curriculu...