Science – Second in Department, Tonbridge, Kent

Closing date:New this week

Hugh Christie SchoolTonbridge, Kent
Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR2 available for the successful candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Hugh Christie is a mixed school, rated good by OfSTED in December 2017 and aspiring to become outstanding. We have a reputation for innovation and creativity and believe passionately about providing the best possible education for all our students, making our school “the place to be”.

Due to an expansion of the curriculum for core subjects, we are excited to offer this opportunity for an inspirational and ambitious teacher of Science to join our successful team as a Second in Department. The appointed applicant will join a supportive team, working alongside a well-established and very successful Science department. 

You will be passionate about Science and have the drive to be part of a forward-thinking department, focused on developing exciting and engaging learning experiences. This position would suit an aspiring teacher of Science looking for an opportunity to develop their teaching and learning and leadership skills. Specific responsibilities will include supporting the Assistant Principal for Science in the day-to-day running of the department and the development of the Science curriculum within a particular key stage. Responsibilities will be negotiable and dependent on your interests and experience. The ability to teach A-Level Science is desirable, but not essential. 

TLR2 would be available for the successful candidate.

An application form is available on the school website 

Email: or ring 01732 353544 ext 242

Closing date: 25th February 2019

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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More about Hugh Christie School
Address: White Cottage Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 4PU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1732 353544