Physics teacher

Date Posted:14 Mar 2019

Physics teacher

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Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity for September 2019 in a modern, successful and expanding school?

Tradewind are currently recruiting for an outstanding teacher of Physics for a very popular Christian Faith school in Surrey on the border of Sutton, South London.

*KS3- 5 Physics
*September 2019 start (possibly sooner)
*Full time
*Temporary /Permanent (School will consider both options)

The School…
Our client is a large mixed comprehensive school currently educating children aged from 11 to 18. With approximately 300 of their 1800 students in the sixth form.
They were last inspected by OFSTED IN 2017 and rated as 'Outstanding' in all areas.
The school is a great place to work. The community is vibrant, focused on teaching, learning and caring for students. The community of staff is very strong, supportive and welcoming.
Students like the school and like to learn - they are almost always keen and co-operative and value staff and the school. The school has something for everyone and huge opportunities for adults, as well as students, to learn and grow.
Pass rates at this academically focused and high achieving school are 100% at A-level so all candidates will be qualified to teach a level with the confidence and ability to do so at an outstanding level. NQTs are welcome to apply and interviews will commence next week so please apply as soon as possible.

Pay rates will be competitive but will vary depending on your experience and suitability for the role. TLR will also be available in some cases.

The department…

The science department are a focused enthusiastic team who are always looking for ways to make learning fun for students but allowing them to progress to their full potential.
The department is based in a new purpose-built building designed to meet the requirements of modern science teaching, with 12 fully equipped laboratories and two well stocked preparation rooms. Each laboratory is installed with a projector, and a wireless keyboard and mouse. The department also has a class set of netbooks and chromebooks for use with students and ICT rooms are available to book in the ICT department. They have wireless internet access throughout the department and many software packages installed on the school network.

After school revision sessions are offered to pupils after school prior to their exams.
The school have a very strong sixth form uptake of sciences and this has increased again next year. They follow OCR specifications in biology, chemistry and physics. In 2018 89% of pupils at A2 achieved A*-C physics.
Pupils are also given the opportunity to get involved in external science competitions and courses to enrich the learning of the more able.

Personal qualities
Suitable candidates must be…
*In good health
*Reliable and trustworthy
*Committed to teaching
*Calm under pressure
*Able to work well in a team
*A quick learner

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this Physics Teacher role you will need to:
*Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
*Have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Have a CV that covers the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Science teacher in Surrey. Or for more information about the role, contact Carlo Randazzo on 0207 845 5450 / We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
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