Head of Chemistry

3 days left

Plymouth, Devon
MPS/UPS (TLR 2a £2721)
13 Feb 2019
20 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Sir John Hunt Community Sports College

Post: Head of Chemistry

Full time permanent

Pay scale: MPS/UPS (TLR 2a £2721)

Required from 1st September 2019 (An earlier start could be negotiated)

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious teacher to join our College and form a leadership team to drive standards, ethos, vision and expectations in an oversubscribed school. We are looking to appoint a well-qualified, highly motivated and enthusiastic teacher of Science to be the Head of Chemistry. This post will be suited to experienced teachers.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have a passion for teaching Science
  • Have a specialism in Chemistry
  • Have the ability to inspire a love & curiosity of Science
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with pupils, staff and parents
  • Experienced colleagues need to be able to demonstrate impact in their current role

We offer:

  • An established and comprehensive induction programme
  • A strong commitment to your professional development, excellent CPD and leadership development at all levels
  • A supportive environment in which your enthusiasm will be encouraged, nurtured and rewarded
  • A working environment focused on Teaching and Learning and raising standards for all
  • A positive and stimulating school climate which values the contribution of all staff

An application form and further details can be found on the College website. 


Closing date: 9.00am Monday 25 February 2019

SJH is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all candidates are expected to share this commitment.  This position is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.