Teacher of Physics, Harwell, Didcot, OX11 6BZ

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UTC OxfordshireHarwell, Didcot, OX11 6BZ
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Start date: 01/09/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: UTC Oxfordshire Qualified Teachers (£22,952 - £33,153) UTC Oxfordshire Unqualified Teachers (£17,342 - £27,033) Recruitment, retention and relocation allowances available for the right candidate, development and progression opportunities are available as we continue to grow.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

UTC Oxfordshire is looking to appoint an innovative, dynamic and passionate teacher to join our growing science department.  The successful applicant will join the UTC as it grows and develops into it's fourth year. We recommend a tour of the UTC to find out more about what we do and talk to our current staff, please email hr@utcoxfordshire.org.uk to arrange.

The UTC specialises in science and engineering, alongside a broad and balanced curriculum. We benefit from the support of local employers and three leading universities who enrich and enhance our unique curriculum offer. 

UTC Oxfordshire is centrally located with excellent transport links close by. 

We can offer:

  • excellent professional development opportunities
  • focussed teaching – only KS4 and KS5 classes
  • An environment where the focus is upon high quality teaching and employment outcomes 
  • small class sizes – Average class sizes: KS4 – 20, KS5 – 15
  • opportunities for career development as the college grows
  • state of the art facilities
  • free use of the gym
  • fully supported laptop provided with latest software to simplify your workload
  • free tea and coffee
  • strong and supportive team
  • social calendar

The successful candidate will need to:  

· Be an outstanding classroom practitioner 

· Have excellent communication skills 

· Be ready to embrace the challenge of a new school and the opportunities that exist.  

We would welcome applications from ambitious and forward thinking NQTs.

Application deadline: 2nd March 2018

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.  

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting / interviews have taken place.    


Safeguarding recruitment statement  

UTC Oxfordshire is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults; we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will meet the person specification, and will be required to apply for a DBS disclosure and complete the relevant safeguarding training. 

Job location

More about UTC Oxfordshire
Address: Greenwood Way, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 6BZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1235 391587