Teacher of Science, Harrow

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Harrow High SchoolHarrow
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers’ Pay Scale (Main or Upper) TLR: May be available for the right candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Harrow High School

Gayton Road


Middx HA1 2JG 

Telephone 020 8861 7300

Start date: January 2018 

Permanent contract

Harrow High School is a unique, ambitious and exciting school in North West London, committed to providing an excellent education for the dynamic and diverse community it serves. We have exceptionally high expectations of all our learners in all that they do and believe that disadvantage or low prior attainment should not act as a barrier to success. 

We are committed to our ‘4 excellences’ which are at the heart of everything we do and every conversation we have. 

These are; 

  • Excellent Learning & Progress

         Challenge and engagement, meeting and exceeding targets

  • Excellent Aspirations

        Quality progression, passion for learning

  • Excellent Behaviour, Safety and Care for each other

        Respectful challenge, showing empathy

  • Excellent Communication

        Understanding each other, clarity of purpose 

As a result of our commitment to these beliefs, the school is continually improving and as a result, Progress 8 will be +0.46 for the year 2016-17, with pupil premium learners exceeding this at +0.6. The Sixth Form is also incredibly successful and this year we achieved ALPS grades of 2 (top 10% nationally) for A levels, BTEC and AS levels. 

The Science department is very successful and has excellent take up of its wide range of post-16 courses. These values also ensure we are committed to a constant programme of teacher development and teacher-led research and we offer a comprehensive and exciting programme of CPD which ensures that all our staff are able to make rapid progress in their careers. Some of this programme is offered in conjunction with the Harrow Collegiate Teaching School Alliance which you can find at www.hctsa.org   

To find out more about us, please visit our website www.hhsweb.org or follow us on twitter @hhsweb or on Spotify under the username: harrowhigh   

The school is committed to promoting and safe-guarding the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.   

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting:  Mr Jon Talton, Head of Operations on 020 8861 7300. We would be delighted to show you what our school can offer.

To apply for this position, please download an application pack from https://www.hhsweb.org/contact-us/vacancies/ 

Email completed applications to: jtalton.310@hhsweb.org  

Closing date: Monday 16th October 2017 at 4 pm 

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More about Harrow High School
Address: Gayton Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 2JG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8861 7300