Teacher of Science
Varndean School requires an enthusiastic and dynamic Teacher of Science.
The busy and productive Science department forms a major part of the school’s core curriculum offer. Alongside this, the Department offers exciting extra-curricular opportunities such as Astronomy, STEM and Lego Clubs.
There is also the possibility of additional subject leadership responsibility (TLR 2.2, £4,442) for a suitably qualified applicant. Please see our website for Job Description 'Lead Practitioner, Science'
Varndean is a ‘Good’ school (Ofsted 2017). Ofsted commented that:
“Since the last inspection, you have strengthened the quality of teaching in the school. This has resulted in improved progress for pupils in all years and in better GCSE examination results.“
We “insist on high standards of teaching throughout the school” and “make sure that teachers’ skills are constantly improved by providing relevant and useful training sessions”
If you are interested in this position, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Hilary Goldsmith, Director of Finance & Operations, Varndean School. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The school reserves the right to interview suitable candidates in advance of this date as appropriate.
Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.
The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. The school welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.
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