Science Teacher - Full-time
Start Date: Jan 2018
‘THE SUNDAY TIMES SCHOOL OF THE YEAR 2016-2017’
TEACHER OF LOWER SCHOOL SCIENCE AND
SIXTH FORM SPORTS SCIENCE AND GAMES
required for January 2018 (or Easter by negotiation)
(MPS/UPS + LFA)
An enthusiastic and committed teacher to teach Science in a high performing IB World School offering excellence within the state sector. The school has a new sixth form world school centre and one of the largest school sixth forms in the country.
The post would be equally suitable for an exceptional new entrant to the profession or a more experienced teacher who would enjoy a significant amount of Sixth Form teaching.
Dartford Grammar School is one of the highest performing schools nationally at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5, with excellent facilities, four times designated ’outstandingly successful’ in the Chief Inspector’s Annual Report. All sixth form students study at least one Science as part of their post 16 studies. The ability to teach across all Key Stages (in at least one science) and a willingness to be an active participant in the extra-curricular life of the school are essential.
We are keen to hear from you if you are:
- an excellent classroom practitioner
- committed to raising achievement and transforming learning
- well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team
- well-motivated and conscientious.
We can offer you:
- the opportunity to inspire highly able and well-motivated students to fulfil and exceed their potential
- a dynamic and supportive working environment
- a well-established Induction Programme
- opportunities for professional development
For further details and an application pack please contact the school (telephone: 01322 223039; fax: 01322 291426.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.
Closing Date: 02/10/2017 at 10:00
Information about the school
The Sunday Times School of the Year 2016/2017
Dartford Grammar School is a selective academy for boys, admitting girls to its sixth form. There are six forms of entry to Year 7, and all of the students joining the school are from the top 25% of the ability range. The students come from Dartford, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby London boroughs. The current roll is 1,485, including 625 in the sixth form.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.