Teacher of Science

Verulam SchoolHertfordshire

Headteacher:  P A Ramsey

School Roll: 1072 with 2163 in the Sixth Form


Teacher of Science MPS-UPS + Fringe 

Full time/part time

Applications from NQT welcome

Permanent Contract

We are seeking a dynamic and innovative teacher to join our Science faculty.  Applications from all specialisms are welcome.  The precise nature of the teaching load will be negotiated with the successful applicant but may include A Level.

At Key Stage 4, students study either Biology, Chemistry or Physics or Combined Triology.  All the sciences are extremely popular at A Level.

Verulam School is a high achieving boys’ school with a mixed Sixth Form, which forms part of the highly successful BeauSandVer consortium.  As a school, our core values of “Excellence, Character, Respect” permeate all that we do.  We are located in St Albans, a beautiful Cathedral city with a lively cultural life surrounded by countryside but still only 20 minutes from London by train and with easy access to motorways and airports.  

The school has good GCSE and A Level results and achieved an above average Progress 8 score of +0.22 in 2019.  It was judged to be a Good school in all categories by Ofsted in October 2018.

Verulam School is a member of the Alban Academies Trust, together with Sandringham, Ridgeway, Wheatfields Junior and Wheatfields Infants’ and Nursery schools. We work together within the Trust to share best practice, deliver joint training, promote the highest of expectations and raise achievement for all students. The Trust’s motto is ‘Educational Excellence for All.’ The Trust offers significant opportunities for career development of staff at all levels of the organisation. 

Verulam School is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and the creation of an inclusive environment for all employees. Employment selections are made according to suitability for the post, irrespective of background or protected characteristic. Verulam School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you wish to have a tour or discussion, please contact Kelly Bonass, Head’s PA, on Kelly.bonass@verulam.herts.sch.uk or 01727 754102 for further details of the post.

Closing date: 18th May 2021

Interviews: 20th or 21st May 2021

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