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Job details
Employer Gordon's School
Location Surrey
Salary Up to £47,680
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring today
Closing date
Job starts Easter or September 2017

Teacher of Physics 

With optional Head of Key Stage 4 Science  

£26,260 - £47,680  

Accommodation available  

Required for Easter 2017 (or September 2017)  

Gordon’s School is busy boarding school with an enhanced salary structure and all teaching staff are expected to contribute to the wider life of the school.   This is an exciting opportunity to deliver A Level Physics and GCSE Science in one of the most successful state schools in Britain.    The ideal candidate will be a well-qualified and enthusiastic graduate.  The teacher of physics only post would be suitable for a NQT.  Set in a beautiful 45-acre Surrey site, the School enjoys excellent facilities and an aspirational learning environment. Gordon’s is recognised by HM Chief Inspector of Schools as one of Britain’s finest non-selective schools, with circa 800 students including 240 residential boarders and a thriving sixth form.  In 2016, the percentage of students achieving five or more GCSE grades A* to C, including Maths and English, was 97%, which ranks Gordon’s in the 10 top non-selective schools in England. The A*-C pass rate at A-Level was 94%, with 81% of the grades A* to B.  Massively over-subscribed, Gordon’s size ensures that every pupil is well known and nurtured as an individual. The School has a very strong emphasis on academic standards, self-discipline and traditional values and aims to be much more than just outstanding examination results, providing abundant opportunities outside the classroom and exceptional pastoral care.   

Further details are attached or visit our website: www.gordons.surrey.sch.uk/vacancies  

Closing date for applications:  Monday 5th December at 4pm 

Interview:  Thursday 8th December    


GORDON’S SCHOOL  West End, Woking, Surrey, GU24 9PT 

Head Teacher:  Andrew Moss

Tel:  01276 858084 

Fax:  01276 855335 

Email:  jferguson@gordons.surrey.sch.uk 


“Gordon’s is an outstanding school in every respect.”  OFSTED  


Gordon’s is a State Boarding and Day School and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children - applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate screening including a DBS check

About the employer

Information about Gordon's School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

West End
Woking
Surrey
GU24 9PT
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
+44 1276 855335