Teacher of Physics, Wallington, Surrey

Closing date:

Wallington County Grammar SchoolWallington, Surrey

Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS or UPS (Outer London) - "Golden Hello" available for the right candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Golden Hello available for the right candidate who has recently joined the profession.

Teaching role with career potential within our Trust

September 2018

This is your opportunity to join a dynamic Science Faculty where there is a high demand from students and a strong record of success. Based in one of the top achieving grammar schools in the country, with commendably high ‘Value Added’, it offers you the potential to develop your own career in an ‘Outstanding’ school. WCGS blends the best of tradition with the cutting edge of curriculum developments.

As part of Folio Education Trust, there is the potential for future career development through internal promotion pathways and within our trust of local schools.

For the successful candidate, this is your chance to:

  • Experience working at an Outstanding school;
  • Teach high-achieving students at KS3, KS4 and A Level
  • Work within a highly motivated and exciting Science Faculty which encourages students to achieve their full potential;
  • Access CPD which challenges and supports professional development through a programme which has received a Quality Mark for excellence

Advantages include:

  • A highly motivated Senior Leadership Team who wish to see Science flourish within the School 
  • Working with students who respond well to inspirational and motivational teaching creating memorable teaching and learning experiences
  • A school which has Value Added scores which are consistently in the top 2% nationally
  • Working within a school where GCSE results are always in the top 50 state schools in the country;
  • A strong House System which aims to include all students
  • Increased opportunities for Joint Practice Development in a range of educational contexts

Application process

Application packs can be downloaded, are available from the School website at www.wcgs-sutton.co.uk or by emailing a request to personnel@wcgs.org.uk. Please return your completed Application Form electronically to personnel@wcgs.org.uk as soon as you are ready but no later than the closing date. Please be aware that part of the application form requires a statement which will act as a letter of application to the Head of School. Please note CVs will not be considered.

Closing date: Friday 16th March 2018

We reserve the right to interview and appoint before the closing date should there be a suitable candidate and therefore advise that applications should be submitted as soon as possible.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The recruitment process will include an enhanced DBS check, medical screening, confirmation of right to work in the UK and all other pre-employment checks in line with safer recruitment requirements.

Job location

More about Wallington County Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Croydon Road, Wallington, Surrey, SM6 7PH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8647 2235
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