Teacher of Physics, Suffolk

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Royal Hospital SchoolSuffolk

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: RHS own salary scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Royal Hospital School is a leading independent co-educational boarding and day school for 11 – 18 year olds, set in 200 acres of Suffolk countryside overlooking the River Stour.

The Royal Hospital School has the following vacancy:


This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding teacher to join our Science Department with effect from September 2019 for a three-term contract.  

It is expected that the appointee will be an excellent classroom practitioner who has the ability to motivate and inspire students whilst developing a love of learning.  The successful candidate will be expected to be able to teach science in Years 7 and 8, and physics from Years 9 to 13. The ability to teach Astronomy GCSE would be desirable.  This is an exciting opportunity for a physicist looking to join a highly successful department that is embracing new developments and technology in the subject: the new Teacher of Physics will be expected to bring a dynamic and creative teaching style to the department. 

Candidates will have the energy and enthusiasm required to commit to a large boarding and day school.

RHS has its own salary scale, outstanding development opportunities and subsidised accommodation may be available.  

Please send a completed application form and covering letter (no more than one side of A4) to recruitment@royalhospitalschool.org

Closing date for applications:  12noon 29 January 

Interviews will be held: 6th/7th February

Further details of this position can be downloaded by visiting www.royalhospitalschool.org/vacancies   or by contacting the HR Manager on recruitment@royalhospitalschool.org  or 01473 326200.

For more information about the Royal Hospital School, please visit www.royalhospitalschool.org  

The Royal Hospital School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share our commitment. Employment is subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Royal Hospital School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Holbrook, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 2RX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1473 326200
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Set in 200 acres of Suffolk countryside overlooking the Stour Estuary and within an hour of London, the Royal Hospital School is a leading, co-educational boarding and day school for ...