A successful, popular and high-achieving school with around 990 pupils, The Hurst Community College combines outstanding facilities with a real commitment to excellence in teaching and learning.
The Science Department at The Hurst is a highly cohesive team of eight committed professionals who aim to empower pupils and enrich their lives through the study of biology, chemistry and physics.
August 2018 saw another year of improving outcomes in Science. There were record results across the triple sciences; Biology 7+ was 77%, Physics 7+ was 87% and Chemistry 7+ was 71%. Combined Science results at 4+ were 76%, and for the whole cohort 79% of pupils achieved grades 4+, ensuring that progress overall was positive. The Physics and Chemistry outcomes were the best in the county.
New records were set in 2019 in Biology, Chemistry and Physics with over 60% of pupils entered gaining the top grades 8/9 (equivalent to the old A*). Again, progress across the whole ability range was extremely positive.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and inspiring teacher to join our highly regarded Science team. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a friendly and supportive school to help deliver outstanding outcomes for all of our students.
The department enjoys spacious facilities. All classrooms are equipped with a data projector and sound system and staff well-being is of paramount importance to us.
The benefits package includes free on-site parking, lap-top, an on-site gym and an on-site nursery.
For an application pack, please email email@example.com or call 0118 9817474.
Closing date: Tuesday 21 January 2020
This school and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Check as well as other relevant pre-employment checks.