Head of Physics
Salary scale: MPS/UPS with TLR 2B
Required: September 2020
Closing date: Monday 27th January 2020 @12pm
Interviews: 30th January 2020
As a forward-looking and innovative school we are seeking to appoint a highly skilled practitioner to lead a Physics in our large, friendly and successful team.
This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced teacher to join and progress in our highly successful Science Department. QTS status and some experience of leadership is essential, ideally within a Science department. The role will include teaching across the full age and ability range up to A Level in Physics.
Kingdown School is ranked in the top 10 secondary schools in Wiltshire situated in Warminster in the heart of beautiful rural Wiltshire with excellent links to Salisbury, Bath, Bristol and the South-West. Kingdown School is an academy under the Acorn Education Trust providing exciting opportunities to improve local education and draw on the collective experience of a Trust.
The Science Department is housed together in one block and comprises 12 laboratories, a large main prep-room and 5 smaller rooms which double as prep-rooms and office space. All full time science teachers in the Department have their own room in which they teach and we are on a rolling programme of laboratory refurbishment for our oldest laboratories. We have good facilities, including your own office space and computer; we provide a wide variety of resources.
For the successful candidate we can offer:
• enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning;
• a caring and supportive community environment;
• a commitment to health and well-being of staff;
• a commitment to professional development;
• the opportunity to work effectively with other schools as part of a multi-academy trust.
Once you've completed your online application (via the apply button) please send a letter of application to Miss Rebecca Krzyzosiak, PA to Headteacher, Kingdown School, Woodcock Road, WARMINSTER, Wiltshire BA12 9DR.
Tel: 01985 224204 - E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kingdown School, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening.
DBS (Disclosure & Barring Services) check will be required for the successful candidate. We are an equal opportunities employer.