Head of Chemistry, Oxted
Location: Oxted RH8 0AB
Salary: MPR/UPR plus a TLR 2b (£4,655pa)
Working Pattern: Required September 2020 • Full time
Closing date: 13 March 2020
NO AGENCIES PLEASE.
We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, dedicated, motivated and innovative Head of Chemistry to join our Science faculty at Oxted School. We are looking for an inspirational teacher who meets the Teacher Standards, with the ability to create and lead a nurturing learning environment, together with a committed to bringing out the best in every student. The ability to teach to A Level is desirable but not essential.
You will be fully supported both within the faculty and by the senior leadership team. Our outstanding staff and students make us a great place to work. When you join us you will be supported and developed through our extensive CPD programme and given effective PPA allocation to allow for a better work/life balance. Working in our school within The Howard Partnership Trust provides a wealth of opportunities to include excellent career progression options. Regardless of your experience or level of responsibility you will have a range of exciting opportunities to ensure you are improving your craft.
We are looking for staff to join our team who are passionate about improving students’ life chances and capable of contributing to a highly effective and supportive Science teaching team and our extensive enrichment programme. Our outstanding staff and wonderful students make us a great place to work. Oxted School, part of The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT), sets high standards for behaviour, promoting traditional values that will be important for life-long achievement. We believe that academic attainment flourishes in this atmosphere, enabling students to develop into confident and well-rounded young adults.
THPT value their staff very highly, as reflected in the excellent retention rates across the Trust. THPT also operate an extensive Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty & Service Awards, consideration of relocation packages, travel allowances and grants, access to discount schemes and membership of the Teacher Pension Scheme.
Interviews may happen earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement, early applications are encouraged.
Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
The Howard Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, Surrey RH8 0AB
Tel: 01883 712425