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Employer Kingsbury High School
Location Brent
Salary Inner London MPS/UPS. For example, an NQT is paid upwards from £28,098 and a UPS3 teacher £46,829. We always appoint the best candidate from interview, regardless of the pay point that their experience means that they come to us on.
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed

Teacher of Science

Required for September 2017

Salary: Inner London MPS/UPS + £5,000 recruitment payment

The recruitment payments will be made in two instalments paid £3,000 September 2017 and £2,000 in September 2018.

We always appoint the best candidate from interview, regardless of the pay point that their experience means that they come to us on.

At Kingsbury High School we do things differently.

The School

We have long given up on “grading” lessons; instead we focus on using coaching to improve teaching and developing a growth mindset with our students. 

We focus on doing what is right for our students – not what ticks the box for Ofsted. We are working hard to develop a culture of staff well-being; our in-service programme includes an annual well-being day and work life balance evenings. Opportunities for further professional development are offered in particular through our membership of the Harrow Collegiate Teaching Schools Alliance.

Prospective candidates are welcome to come and look around the school to see for yourself what makes Kingsbury High different. As a large 12 form entry 11-18 split site school we are situated in an inner London location, but with an out of London feel – surrounded by parkland with large playing fields and great local amenities. Our school is truly diverse in its makeup, whilst united as one family working to achieve the best for all our students.

The Faculty

The Science Faculty has an enthusiastic and committed team of 20 teachers, a Curriculum Associate and 5 laboratory technicians. We currently offer separate GCSE Biology, Chemistry and Physics to 120 students each year - 100% of these students achieve A*-C grades. Sixth Form Science is very popular with multiple groups for Chemistry, Physics and Biology. 

We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic Teacher of Science; we would be pleased to receive applications from Biology, Chemistry or Physics specialists. The post is an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to teach and work within a team of highly motivated and inspiring staff. The vacancy is suitable for an NQT or someone looking to broaden their teaching experience, working in a school where Science is a popular subje­­ct valued by students and staff alike.

To apply: For an application pack please email khsvacancies@kingsburyhigh.org.uk

Closing Date:  9.00 am Wednesday 28 June 2017

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and the appointment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references, medical and an enhanced CRB check.

Kingsbury High is a converter Academy committed to national terms and conditions for teaching staff, local NJC terms for support staff and, as an Equal Opportunities employer, welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

About the employer

Kingsbury High School has seen many changes since its foundation as a small selective fee paying school of some 71 pupils and eight teachers in 1925. The School progressed and successfully evolved throughout the 20th century, retaining a distinct ide...

Information about Kingsbury High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Princes Avenue
Kingsbury
London
NW9 9JR
United Kingdom
+44 208 206 3040