Teacher of Chemistry, Hampton School, Richmond Upon Thames, Middlesex

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Hampton SchoolHampton School, Richmond Upon Thames, Middlesex

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Start date: February 2019
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes




An enthusiastic, inspirational and well-qualified Teacher of Chemistry is required for a maternity cover position from February 2019. This is an exciting opportunity to join an energetic, forward-thinking and high-achieving department. 

The Chemistry Department consists of ten full-time teachers and four technical staff across eight well-equipped laboratories. Chemistry results at Hampton are excellent, with 98% of students achieving Grades 9- 7 in GCSE Chemistry in 2018. In the Sixth Form, approximately 130 students study one of the three courses on offer – CIE Pre-U, OCR Chemistry A Level and OCR AS Level Chemistry, with 91% of students achieved A*- B in 2018. 

Hampton is one of the country’s foremost independent schools and has an extensive and thriving co-curricular programme to which a contribution will be expected. The School is also rated 'exceptional' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) for pupils’ achievements and learning. The post would suit a well-qualified graduate or an experienced teacher and Hampton has its own generous salary scale and benefits package. 

The closing date for applications is Monday 12 November 2018 at 9am. The School reserves the right to commence or complete the interview process at any time prior to the closing date. Further details of the post and an application form may be obtained from the Hampton School website https://hamptonschool.org.uk/contact/jobsvacancies

Application forms to be sent to recruitment@hamptonschool.org.uk. Hampton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced disclosure through the DBS. Hampton School is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Hampton School is a Registered Charity No 1120005. Company No 06264434.

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More about Hampton School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hanworth Road, Hampton, Middlesex, TW12 3HD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8979 5526
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Hampton is one of the country’s foremost independent schools for boys and for nearly 460 years, has been helping boys to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations.  We are delighted that our examination results and university entrance...