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Teacher of Science

The Forest SchoolHorsham, West Sussex

The Forest School 

Comptons Lane, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 5NT 

Teacher of Science – Maternity Cover


Required as soon as possible

The Forest School is a successful and friendly 11-16 School, committed to achieving high standards and to developing the potential of all our students and staff, to cover a maternity leave. It is an exciting time in the history of the school as from September 21 the school we had our first co-educational intake. There is also significant investment being put into the school in the refurbishment and redesign of two new state of the art Science rooms as well as further redevelopment throughout the school. We are seeking to appoint an exceptional teacher of Science to join our highly successful Science team. You will be joining a young, enthusiastic team who are always looking for ways to innovate and excite students about Science.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following; 

 Qualified Teacher Status 

 the ability to motivate students and achieve excellent results 

 excellent organisational and ICT skills 

 good subject knowledge

 the capacity to work collaboratively as part of a team 

 An enthusiasm for Science and the ability to share this with young people 

Applications will be considered from candidates with all levels of experience. 

If you are passionate about learning, determined to build relationships with young people, committed to working with the full range of students' needs and talents, and keen to work in a forward-looking school that will support you in your professional development, The Forest School would like to hear from you.

Visits welcomed by appointment.

To apply: please visit the ‘Joining The Family/Staff Vacancies’ page on our website:

Closing date: Friday 7th January 2022  (9.00am)

Interview date: Thursday 13th January 2022

We are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of our students.  The successful applicants to this post will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

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