Teacher of Chemistry, Islington

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Central Foundation Boys' SchoolIslington

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019 or April 2019 or as soon as available
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main/Upper Pay Scale (+ TLR2a of £2,721pa available for an additional responsibility within the department)
Contract term: Permanent

Teacher of Chemistry (responsibility point available)

Central Foundation is located on the Old Street Silicon Roundabout and at the heart of the Tech City, which offers a range of amazing opportunities for our students. We are seeking to appoint a Chemistry teacher to join our high achieving Science department.

The position will be suitable for both a newly qualified and a more experienced teacher. A TLR to lead a key stage is available for a professional who is looking to take on more responsibility within a department.

Rated outstanding by Ofsted in February 2015, Central Foundation is one of the top performing schools in the country based on GCSE outcomes. In 2018, 81% of our Year 11 students achieved a good pass (Grade C/4 or above) in both English and Maths while 35% of Year 11 students achieved A/A* or grade 7, 8 or 9. Science department has consistently delivered outstanding outcomes and the science subjects are popular among both KS4 and KS5 students.

We are very ambitious in our aim to provide the best possible opportunities for our students. We set high standards for all professionals working at the school but we also provide a very strong net of support for both new and existing colleagues.

The behaviour of students is outstanding and the disciplined environment allows the teachers to focus on delivering great academic outcomes.

Central Foundation is:

  • An outstanding school (Ofsted, February 2015)
  • A school that is situated in a vibrant multi-cultural environment next to the ‘silicon roundabout’ on the edge of the City of London 
  • A school with excellent transport links.

Please download an application pack from TES website or contact the school on 02072533741 / e-mail obireka@cfbs.islington.sch.uk.

Applications should be sent to the school address FAO HR Manager or emailed to obireka@cfbs.islington.sch.uk.

Closing date: Thursday 13th December, 9.00am                             Interviews date: w/c 17th December

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check.

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More about Central Foundation Boys' School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Cowper Street, London, EC2A 4SH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 72533741

Central Foundation Boys’ School is located in Islington, London. It educates boys between the ages of 11 and 18. It is a secondary, voluntary aided establishment. In sixth form it is coeducational. The school was founded in 1866. At present, there ar...