Teacher of Physics

Closing Date: 15 February 2024 Telephone: 01371 822622
Email: recruitment@felsted.org
Salary: Competitive
Employment Term: Full TimePermanent

Commence September 2024
Permanent | Full-time | Senior Independent School

This independent day and boarding School in north Essex has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, suitably qualified and passionate Physics Teacher to join this ‘Excellent in Every Aspect’ ISI rated School. This role is a full-time position (Monday to Saturday, 44 lessons per fortnight) and will require the successful person to teach across Years 9 to 13 within our Senior School.

Our Science department is a large and vibrant department consisting of thirteen teachers supported by a team of specialist technicians. There is a collegiate culture within the department, in which the sharing of ideas and best practice is a key feature. We are seeking a team member who is committed to delivering exceptional learning to our students and is willing to participate in STEAM based activities. The Physics department teaches AQA Physics to separate science students and AQA Trilogy to double science students. In the sixth form the Physics AQA specification is taught to A-level students and there are also IB Diploma Physics classes.

Further information can be found on our website felsted.org/academic/academic-overview and within the job description. If you would like more information about the role, please contact Dave Smith (Head of Physics) dts@felsted.org or Heather Mollison (Head of Science) hjm@felsted.org.

Benefits include free parking; contributory pension scheme; subsidised membership to the School’s healthcare scheme with BUPA; free lunch on full days worked; free hot drinks and breaktime refreshments; annual salary reviews; free use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities; subsidised on-site Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect, an online platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers. More information on our rewards package can be found on our website felsted.org/employment-opps/rewards.

Felsted is a leading boarding and day independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 15 February at 9:00am.
Interviews will be held in the week following half term (w/c 26 February). 

If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website felsted.org/employment-opps/employment-opps  to complete our online application process.

Felsted is committed to equal opportunities and maintaining a safe and secure environment for all pupils and a ‘culture of vigilance’ to safeguard and protect all in its care, and to all aspects of its ‘Safeguarding (Child Protection and Staff Behaviour) Policy’. All employees are subject to pre-employment checks including a Disclosure and Barring Service check.