Head of Chemistry, Southampton

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King Edward VI SchoolSouthampton

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive benefits with a salary above SNS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking a well-qualified and dynamic full-time Head of Chemistry to join our Science and Technology Faculty. The successful candidate will be expected to lead the development of Chemistry teaching across all ages. 

All our pupils take Chemistry at IGCSE and many go on to study the subject at A level. The department is housed in excellent, well-equipped laboratories and enjoys a high level of resourcing. The role is an excellent opportunity for a teacher with some leadership experience or an experienced Head of Department.

A willingness to contribute to the School’s wide range of co-curricular activities is expected.  

The School uses one-to-one technology to enhance teaching and learning.

King Edward’s has its own generous salary scale as well as the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, Healthcare scheme and a reduction in school fees.

Further details and application forms are available from our website: https://intranet.kes.hants.sch.uk/jobs/teaching-vacancies/head-of-chemistry-2 

Alternatively, contact Roz Read, HR Assistant on 02380 704561 or email: hr@kes.hants.sch.uk  

CVs are not an acceptable alternative to the school application form.  

Closing date: 9.00am on Monday 9 December 2019. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service and past employers.

More about King Edward VI School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Wilton Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 5UQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 23 8070 4561
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King Edward VI School is a leading HMC Independent day school for children aged 11 – 18. King Edward’s is a school with a long and distinguished history and it has been at the heart of Southampton for over 460 years. The School has occupied 4 differe...