Teacher of Science, Guildford, Surrey

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Guildford County SchoolGuildford, Surrey

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers’ Main Pay Scale (Fringe)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

“Pupils achieve very high standards and make excellent progress from their starting points.”

“The leadership of teaching is very well developed so that staff are well supported to improve their practice. As a result, staff blossom, including those new to the profession.”

“OUTSTANDING in all areas” – Ofsted 2017

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and innovative Teacher of Science to join this successful department and teach up to and including A Level. 

This is an excellent opportunity for both NQTs as well as more experienced teachers. A key stage responsibility may be available for the right candidate with a TLR attached. NQTs will be actively supported with an established and extensive NQT programme and the successful candidate will have access to many professional development opportunities. We are as committed to your development as we will expect you to be to the progress of your students.

The successful applicant will have strong subject knowledge and be a reflective practitioner who embraces emerging technologies and has passionate enthusiasm for teaching and Science. The successful candidate will be required to teach across ability and age ranges, delivering all Science disciplines at KS3/4 and specialist knowledge at KS5.

The Science department achieved 100% A*-C at GCSE for students undertaking triple science in 2017. All students undertake double science at GCSE and over one third of the year undertake triple science. In addition, we have a growing number of students studying Science at A level and therefore specialists in Biology, Chemistry and Physics are all encouraged to apply. Strong academic results, great teamwork and a drive for excellence set this school apart.  

Guildford County School is the most oversubscribed school in Surrey and enjoys an excellent reputation in the local community. Our students and staff are widely praised for their passion and dedication.

For further information or to download an application form, we strongly encourage you to visit the school website: http://www.guildfordcounty.co.uk/44/vacancies or contact Sarah Mackenzie, HR Officer, on 01483 504089 or email smackenzie@guildfordcounty.co.uk

Closing date: 10am, 22nd May 2018

Interviews may be arranged on receipt of application.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this obligation. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.

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More about Guildford County School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Farnham Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 4LU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1483 504089
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