Second in Chemistry, Hertfordshire

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Tes Schools RecruitmentHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Plus London Fringe Allowance and either TLR 2(b) £4,810 or TLR 2(c) £6,828 depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Tes is seeking a passionate and experienced Second in Chemistry to join a 'Good' rated school in Hertfordshire on a full-time basis from September 2020.

The school is looking for an inspiring and motivational Second in Department who can enthuse and engage students to achieve their full potential and build on the very high standards of this successful department which has a national reputation for excellence. If you are a committed individual who wishes to add to the success of the Science department by implementing their own ideas and strategies and embrace creativity, innovation and the very best practice in teaching, then this could be the role for you. 

The Science Department is a team of thirteen teachers who are Science specialists with Key Stage 3, 4 and 5 Managers who also have oversight of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Psychology.  There is a core of experienced teachers and a variety of ages.  The department is recognised by the Senior Leadership Team as being a model for cooperative teamwork.   All colleagues teach across the age and ability range, which has consistently produced excellent examination results at all levels.

The school can offer:

  • A commitment to continuing professional development 
  • Support for teachers wishing to complete a Masters in Education 
  • Accelerated pay progression for exceptional teachers
  • Opportunity to teach to A-level
  • A commitment to providing teachers with excellent resources, clerical support, LSA support and a disciplined environment
  • A Science department which is held in high regard by pupils and parents
  • Large numbers of students taking the subject: GCSE: 424; A-level: 76 Biology; 68 Chemistry; 25 Physics; 26 Psychology

The school expects:

  • A UK teaching qualification such as PGCE/PGDE, SCITT, BEd or MEd with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • A relevant BSc/MSc in Science - Chemistry or a related subject
  • Previous experience of delivering Chemistry 

Please call Katie Rossiter on  07810506267 or drop an email to for further information.  REF KR 1293862

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