Teacher of Science, Kirklees

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Huddersfield Grammar SchoolKirklees

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire, from April 2019.

Huddersfield Grammar School seeks a dynamic and suitably qualified Science teacher to work throughout the Senior School. The successful candidate will blend creativity and rigour in the classroom, have a contagious passion for Science, be it Chemistry, Biology or Physics, and the talent to propel our enthusiastic and hardworking pupils to excellent rates of academic progress.

S/he should also be committed to teaching the GCSE Combined Science trilogy. Areas of additional responsibility may be on offer for the right candidate.

Huddersfield Grammar School is thriving, and its Senior School comprises of nearly 300 students, from Years 7-11, with classes sizes limited to a maximum of 20 pupils per class – and even smaller once pupils undertake their GCSE studies. Our Prep School recently won national recognition as a Sunday Times Top 100 School.

As an employee of a well-regarded independent school, the post-holder will also demonstrate a willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school. Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

To apply, please complete the Application Form in this advertisement and email it to Miss M Barber at Huddersfield Grammar School, at recruitment@huddersfield-grammar.co.uk. 

Closing date: Monday 21st January 2019

Early applications are encouraged, as the school reserves the right to make an early appointment.  

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity (if the candidate has lived in the UK) and/or criminal/police checks for all other countries inhabited (irrespective of whether they worked in those countries).

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More about Huddersfield Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 16 years
Address: Royds Mount, Luck Lane, Marsh, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4QX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1484 424549

Huddersfield Grammar School is one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire. It is set in beautiful woodland surroundings and a warm, kind and purposeful feel permeates the whole community. 

As a co-educational, all-through school, w...