Holme Grange School - KS4 Physics Teacher (with KS3 Maths an advantage)
An exciting opportunity to join this award-winning Independent School set in 21 acres of beautiful Berkshire countryside. If you are a keen & enthusiastic teacher, who is looking to motivate and inspire our pupils then we would love to hear from you.
Holme Grange is a successful, traditional Independent School with a real soul. Awe and Wonder are part of the curriculum and we have waiting lists in most year groups. We challenge all our students and have high expectations, setting high standards for ourselves and our pupils. Pastoral care is the responsibility of every member of staff and is one of the many strengths of the School.
Having very successfully extended our School’s excellent provision to teach to GCSE in September 2015, the School is thriving, Eaton Grange the senior part of the School operates a 4-form entry from Year 7.
We have innovative, forward thinking staff with an understanding of how children learn and continue to learn ourselves. We are looking for someone to join us who is willing to contribute ideas and enthusiasm, to motivate and inspire and to strive to provide the finest education, care and opportunity to our pupils.
The successful applicant will be an exemplary practitioner with excellent interpersonal and team working skills. If you are dedicated and energetic, we offer a delightful working environment which is well resourced. Professional development opportunities are available and encouraged.
The successful candidate will teach all Science to KS4 with a specific emphasis on Physics in a successful science department, with the flexibility for teaching other key stages. The ability to teach Maths to KS3 would be an advantage but is not essential.
The position would appeal equally to a new qualified teacher or an experienced professional seeking a new challenge.
A willingness to play a full part in the extra-curricular and pastoral life of our happy and vibrant school is essential. Holme Grange has its own salary scale.
Holme Grange is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants for all jobs will undergo appropriate child-protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to enhanced level. A Prohibition Check is also carried out. Holme Grange School is an equal opportunities employer.
Full details and application form available at www.holmegrange.org or by telephoning 0118 978 1566. Applications will only be accepted by completion of an application form which should be submitted with a hand- written letter of application to the Headteacher – Mrs C Robinson.
Closing date for applications: until the position is filled Interviews: to be confirmed
*We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.