Teacher of Chemistry
September 2020 start – (MPS/UPS)
Hardenhuish School is an 11-18 co-educational comprehensive school set in the magnificent parkland of the former Hardenhuish Manor and Chippenham Grammar School. We enjoy an outstanding reputation locally and nationally as a ‘High Performing Academy’. Exam results are consistently above the national average. At Hardenhuish we put children at the centre of all we do: we believe in a three-way partnership with school, home and the individual, ensuring that each and every young person is ‘inspired to learn, supported to succeed’.
Here at Hardenhuish we favour teaching Science in context of the real world, this is supported by a wide range of extra-curricular activities including educational visits to Bristol University’s Chemistry department, spectroscopy in a suitcase and GCSE Science Live. As our new Chemistry teacher, you will join a vibrant team of talented, innovative colleagues who are committed to providing excellence for all. You would be working in our dedicated Science centre with 11 main school laboratories and 3 specialist Sixth Form laboratories as well as excellent ICT facilities to ensure that our culture of practical science is supported by technology.
You would be working in our well-equipped dedicated science laboratories with access to ICT facilities utilising the WiFi connection. Hardenhuish provides a supportive environment, where every member of staff is helped to be the very best they can be. You would have the advantage of outstanding CPD provision, if appropriate an established and successful NQT programme, potential for in-house career progression opportunities, regular staff wellbeing events and access to a generous benefit package through Wiltshire Rewards.
Applications are welcomed from experienced teachers or NQTs. Should you wish to apply for this vacancy, please download an application pack from the Vacancies page on our website www.hardenhuish.wilts.sch.uk
Closing date: 8:30am on Monday 24 February 2020
Interviews: Will be held during the week beginning Monday 2 March 2020
Hardenhuish School is an equal opportunities employer and requires enhanced DBS clearance as part of its commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.