Teacher of Science, Leatherhead, Surrey

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Downsend SchoolLeatherhead, Surrey

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required September 2020

We are looking for an innovative, inspirational and committed individual to teach all three sciences at GCSE. A Physics or Chemistry specialist would be preferable. The successful candidate will be involved in developing this key area of school life in line with the school’s model of ‘Inspiring Young Minds’, which incorporates excellent STEAM provision and the development of future skills.

Downsend is an IAPS, co-educational, day school currently educating children aged 2 to 13. We are a thriving and vibrant school providing a refreshingly different education through a broad-based curriculum leading to outstanding academic success. From September 2020, we will be accepting Year 9 pupils for the first time to begin our GCSE journey thus an exciting time to be part of Downsend’s expansion. 

Closing date: Friday 28 February 2020

Interviews to be held week commencing 9 March 2020

If you would like to apply for the above post, further details can be found below and also on our website.  

Any questions please contact:

Sue Wood, HR Administrator

Downsend School, 1 Leatherhead Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8TJ

Tel: 01372 385419   Email:sue.wood@downsend.co.uk    www.downsend.co.uk

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment.  Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  

More about Downsend School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Address: 1 Leatherhead Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8TJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1372 385430
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Downsend is a thriving and vibrant IAPS co-educational day preparatory school, educating children from 2 – 13 years. 

With three separate Pre-Preparatory schools, each with its own Head and dedicated staff, in Ashtead, Epsom and Lea...