Head of Physics, Gloucestershire

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Sir Thomas Rich's SchoolGloucestershire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS + TLR 2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The role

The Physics Department at Sir Thomas Rich’s School comprises teachers who are passionate about their subject and enjoy challenging and engaging the pupils through a variety of approaches to learning.  We strive to make Physics interesting and relevant to all ages and levels of ability within the school.  Physics is a successful subject at Sir Thomas Rich's and enjoys a history of producing excellent examination results.

About you

The current post-holder has decided to step down after a distinguished career leading the department. This presents a fantastic opportunity for an extremely motivated, outstanding teacher to lead our high performing Physics Department; a close knit team which supports and encourages each other and who cumulatively have many years of experience teaching from Key Stage 3 up to A-Level and Oxbridge entry.This permanent, full-time post would be particularly well-suited to an ambitious practitioner ready to progress in their career. We offer exceptional opportunities for professional development. The successful candidate should be willing to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School.  

About us

Sir Thomas Rich’s is one of the most successful boys’ grammar schools in the country with outstanding Ofsted reports and a deservedly excellent reputation. There is a large co-educational sixth form.   

To apply

If you wish to be considered, please complete an application form and send it with a covering letter explaining your suitability for the role to: The Headmaster, Sir Thomas Rich's School, Oakleaze, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 0LF or email to info@strs.org.uk.  The inclusion of your CV would also be welcome.

Closing date: 9.00 am, Monday 20 November 2017       

Informal visits to the School are encouraged.  For further information, please contact Jane Morton, Headmaster's PA and Office Manager, via jem@strs.org.uk.

This post is subject to an enhanced criminal record check through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Job location

More about Sir Thomas Rich's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Oakleaze, Longlevens, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 0LF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1452 338400