Teacher of Chemistry, Guildford, Surrey

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Guildford High SchoolGuildford, Surrey

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Chemistry 

Full time to start September 2018

We are looking for an exceptional chemist with a dynamic and inspirational approach to teaching.  As a well qualified graduate you will enable all pupils to reach their potential, and challenge our most able of students. 

The school has a well-established Science tradition and an excellent record of academic success at all levels including Oxbridge Entrance. All girls take either Double Award Science or the three separate sciences at GCSE. 

The Sixth Form is academically strong and a large number of girls choose Biology, Chemistry and Physics at AS and A levels. A significant number of these students proceed to university to read Medicine, Veterinary Science, Dentistry, Biochemistry, Natural Sciences and Chemistry. The successful candidate may have the opportunity to teach Chemistry at all levels including the preparation of girls for BMAT and Oxbridge entrance.

Applications are welcome from experienced teachers, NQTs or those wishing to obtain Initial Teacher Training via the School Direct programme.

We can offer you:  

  • competitive salary, well above the national scale
  • a friendly and supportive staff team who work together and share resources and ideas
  • outstanding, well-resourced facilities
  • regular professional development opportunities throughout the year
  • your own iPad
  • access to employee benefits and advice services

For further information, or to apply, please visit our website: http://www.guildfordhigh.surrey.sch.uk/currentvacancies

The Human Resources department may be contacted via e-mail: Human.Resources@guildfordhigh.co.uk or 01483 543 862

The closing date for applications is Friday 16th February

GHS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all who work at the School to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to child protection screening appropriate to the post including an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and checks with previous employers.

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More about Guildford High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 1SJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1483 561440
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