Head of Physics, Gloucestershire

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Cheltenham CollegeGloucestershire

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Start date: Sept 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: very competitive based on our own pay scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Physics

Cheltenham College is seeking a well-qualified and experienced teacher to lead this major department from September 2020.  

Responsible for establishing a vision for the Physics Department, the Head of Department will be a visionary leader who possesses the ability to innovate and inspire colleagues and pupils alike. Pupils studying Physics both at GCSE and A Level have the opportunity to discover and explore the building blocks of the universe in state-of-the-art facilities taught by specialist subject teachers.  All pupils take their Physics lessons in one of our five recently renovated, well-equipped university standard laboratories.

The successful candidate will teach Physics from Year 9 to A Level, oversee teaching and learning in the Physics Department, be in charge of preparation of university Physics and/or Engineering applicants and oversee the setting and marking of examinations. Full details of the role can be found in the job description below.

Applicants must be willing to contribute to the co-curricular life of the College. The College has its own competitive salary scale. 

How to apply

To apply, please forward a completed application form with covering letter, electronically, to: recruitment@cheltenhamcollege.org 

Closing date for applications is 9am prompt on Friday 17 January 2020. Interviews are planned for Wednesday 22 January 2020.

Cheltenham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in its recruitment and selection of job applicants and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

More about Cheltenham College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Bath Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 7LD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1242 265600
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