Teacher of Science (with a Physics specialism)


  • NOR: 1250 | 325 in 6th Form

Our school is very highly regarded, heavily oversubscribed, has a strong community ethos and enjoys examination results which are well above national averages. We are looking for a teacher who is able to motivate and enthuse young people, raising their expectations and accelerating their progress. The successful candidate will join a collegiate department which has consistently achieved strong results over the years, securing high attainment and Progress 8 scores through a high level of commitment to ensuring that our students achieve the very best. They will work closely with our Curriculum Leader for Science to offer high quality provision and maintain the success of this extremely popular subject.

We would welcome applications from candidates who:

  • Are enthusiastic and passionate teachers of Science who can teach across the key stages
  • Are committed to high quality planning and creative teaching and learning
  • Understand the importance of ongoing assessment and feedback to facilitate continuous progress

We will offer you:

  • An outstanding opportunity to be part of an exciting phase in the development of our Science department
  • A friendly, vibrant, caring school
  • A strong commitment to CPD and a very supportive induction programme
  • An enterprising and ‘can do’ ethos where initiative and innovation are warmly embraced
  • A school of opportunity where staff are supported and developed

Finchley Catholic High School is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and as such all candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Applications from non-Catholics who are willing to support the values and ethos of a Catholic school are warmly invited.

Application deadline: Midday on Wednesday 22th May 2024.

Please note, we reserve the right to interview suitably qualified and talented candidates in advance of the deadline.

Candidates wishing to visit the school are welcome to do so by appointment. 
A completed application form should be returned to the Headteacher, Niamh Arnull, at recruitment@finchleycatholic.org.uk

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