Teacher of Physics, Richmond upon Thames, Middlesex

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Hampton SchoolRichmond upon Thames, Middlesex

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes



An enthusiastic, inspirational and well-qualified Teacher of Physics is required from September 2019.  This is a rare opportunity to join an energetic, forward-thinking and high-achieving department. Physics is a core subject up to IGCSE and approximately 150 Sixth Form pupils study either AS OCR Physics A or CIE Pre-U Physics. The department currently has 13 teachers and 2 technicians and our young Physicists are entered each year for the Institute of Physics Challenges and Olympiad and many go on to read Physics at top Universities.

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 either a newly qualified teacher or a more experienced teacher seeking a new opportunity within an outstanding and highly academic School. Hampton has its own generous salary scale and benefits to attract high calibre candidates and is committed to the Continued Professional development of colleagues. NQTs are also provided with a programme of induction leading to QTS, valid across both sectors.  

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 27 February 2019 at 9am, however, we encourage applications as soon as possible as 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 www.hamptonschool.org.uk.  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...