Head of Chemistry / Head of Science, London

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Latymer Upper SchoolLondon

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Start date: From September 2018/January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Generous pay scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Latymer Upper School is a leading, fully co-educational independent school in West London.

Are you an inspiring and highly motivated Chemist looking to lead and develop your department in a Centre of Excellence for Science matched with truly outstanding facilities? 

We are seeking a Head of Chemistry, with the potential for an exceptional candidate to become Head of Science. To be successful, you will be experienced at teaching Chemistry from Year 7 to Advanced and Oxbridge level and have an evident passion for improving teaching and learning. 

Situated in a multi-million pound Science building offering 13 laboratories, each equipped with the latest interactive technologies and audiovisual facilities, 3 technical preparation areas and 2 large staff rooms; Science education is at the heart of Latymer's future development. With 100 current A level students, and demand likely to rise, Chemistry is a popular choice amongst our students. 

All Latymer staff contribute generously to the extra-curricular life of the School. Latymer Upper School has its own generous pay scale; single accommodation may be available.

Further information about Latymer Upper School is available on www.latymer-upper.org

To apply, please go to https://latymer.ciphr-irecruit.com

Closing date: 9am on Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Interview date: Tuesday, 8 May 2018

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and receipt of two satisfactory references.

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More about Latymer Upper School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: 237 King Street, Hammersmith, London, W6 9LR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8629 2024
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Latymer Upper School is first and foremost a 'learning school', vibrant, global in perspective, innovative in its teaching and learning and combining the best of the traditional and the modern. A high value is placed on scholarship in both pupils and...