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Teacher of Chemistry - maternity cover

Bishop Vesey's Grammar SchoolBirmingham

Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School

Lichfield Road, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2NH

Teacher of Chemistry – temporary maternity cover

September 2021 to August 2022


We have an exciting opportunity for you to join one of Britain’s top state schools and experience teaching in our expanding Grammar School.  Judged OUTSTANDING in all aspects by OFSTED, we are seeking a dynamic and inspirational teacher who has the ability to engage, enthuse and motivate able pupils. You will be passionate about learning and able to demonstrate a range of behaviour management strategies and teaching skills.  You will possess excellent communication skills to teach throughout the age range including A’ level. This post is available for one year to cover maternity leave.  We encourage applications from NQT’s or experienced teachers to join a department which:

• Deliver some outstanding outcomes for young people and is hungry for further success.  Exam results for 2020 are 70% A*-B (A level) and 72% 9-7 (GCSE)

• Has a friendly, supportive, talented hard-working teaching team

• Has a strong commitment to the extra-curricular life of the school

In return we can offer:

• The opportunity to work with highly motivated, dedicated and enthusiastic students

• Commitment to continuing professional career development and support

• The opportunity to work in a caring and nurturing environment and to get involved in a broad spectrum of extra-curricular activities

If you are interested in working at the leading edge of education, believe that everyone can succeed and are prepared to work hard, we want to hear from you.  For further details and an application pack please visit our website:

Informal enquiries are welcome, please contact Michele Wallis, HR Manager at

Closing date for applications is Monday 26th April 2021 at 10.00 am.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 5th May 2021.

Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check together with Identity, Right to Work, Prohibition Order, pre-placement medical and verification of qualification checks

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