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Head Of Physics – Secondary School – Islington – September 2020 – Good Behaviour

Job Reference: EGPHYS483

Job Start Date: 5 September 2020
Position Type: Long Term / Permanent

Sector: Secondary (age 11-18)
Role: Head of Department, Secondary, Teacher, Leadership / Senior appts
Subject: Qualified, teacher, Science
Location: Central London, Central London


About the job

Head Of Physics – Secondary School – Islington – September 2020 – Good Behaviour

Prospero Teaching is looking for a Head Of Physics for a Secondary School close to Islington. The role is full-time and to start from September 2020.

The School is small and friendly, built on strong, traditional values, where
exceptional pastoral care, the acceptance of others and the celebration of diversity and excellent. The School have a committed, loyal and talented team of leaders, teachers and support staff.

The school would like to appoint an exciting and inspirational teacher, with ambition to achieve the very best possible outcomes for students in Physics

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a proven track record for teaching Physics KS3, KS4& KS5
  • Have experience in teaching the Physics syllabus
  • Have a passion for the subject and the ability to inspire our students
  • Be an excellent classroom teacher who can challenge all our learners to achieve their very
  • Have relevant qualifications and experience, including a DfE recognised teaching qualification
  • Be an innovative teacher, focused on raising attainment

This position is suitable for both experienced teachers and heads of science


  • Location – Islington, North West London
  • Position – Head of Physics
  • Type of work – Head of Physics – Teacher in charge of Physics
  • Contract or position start date – 4th September 2020
  • Duration / Likely Duration – Permanent
  • Contract or position end date (if applicable) – N/A
  • Contract type (temp/perm/temp to perm) – Temp to perm
  • Full time/part time – Full time
  • Minimum rate of pay – Paid to scale
  • Hours – 8:30 am – 4pm, plus parents’ evenings


  • NQT/QTS or equivalent
  • Minimum 1 year teaching experience in the UK (Desirable)
  • Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year


  • Hold Right to Work in the UK
  • Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
  • Provide two professional child related reference


If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.

Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate:

  • Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management
  • In-house Training and Development Team