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Science Teacher

The Elmgreen School
Tulse Hill, Greater London
Contract Type
Full Time
Start Date
2nd September 2024
20th June 2024 12:00 PM
Contract Type
Job ID
Suitable for
ECT (NQT) Graduates
Job Reference
Science Teacher 7/6
Start Date
2nd September 2024
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Suitable for: ECT (NQT) Graduates
  • Job ID: 1428544

Responsible to: Head of Science

Pay scale: ILPS

Work pattern: Full-time

Required for: September 2024

Deadline to apply: Midday, Thursday 20 June 2024

Location of post: The Elmgreen School, SE27 9BZ

Part of the interview process requires shortlisted candidates to teach a lesson in our school.  We are therefore unable to accept applications from candidates if they are abroad.


Thank you for your enquiry about this key post of Science Teacher at The Elmgreen School.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated teacher to provide high-quality teaching and learning experiences that will enthuse and develop the next generation of Scientists. We are particularly looking for someone with Physics teaching experience or a willingness and potential to teach the subject. Biology and Chemistry backgrounds will also be considered.

Key Responsibilities

  • To plan and deliver effective lessons, ensuring curriculum coverage, continuity and progression for all students
  • to support the Head of Science in the development of appropriate syllabi, assessment, teaching and learning strategies and resources
  • to support in monitoring the progress made towards achieving student targets.

The Elmgreen School became part of the Dunraven Educational Trust in September 2021, and together we are focused on developing an exciting, dynamic and progressive community, focused on improving the outcomes for children and their families.

Dunraven Educational Trust Overview

Dunraven Educational Trust (DET) was established in 2016. It now incorporates Dunraven’s All-Through School, Goldfinch Primary, The Elmgreen School, Rosendale Primary School and Van Gogh Primary. DET is a Trust committed to one overarching aim: excellence for and from everyone. This is an expectation for both the children and adults in a school community. It is achieved in a variety of ways according to the context of each school but within the clear framework established by the Trust.

If you are successful in your application, you will join a staff who are hard-working, committed, positive in outlook and dedicated to the achievement of our students. We offer:

  • a high standard of professional practice, with bespoke in-house CPD provision, and affiliation to nationally recognised courses and providers;
  • a supportive and collegiate environment,
  • a culture of high trust and accountability that values creativity and innovation, leading practice locally and nationally in a range of fields.

The Elmgreen School is committed to the safety and protection of its students. An enhanced DBS check and a barred list check are conditions of employment for this post.


Safeguarding Statement:

The Elmgreen School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
The Elmgreen School

The Elmgreen School