Science Teacher (Maternity Contract)

The Downs School
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The Downs School

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Job Title Science Teacher (Maternity Contract)
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Start Date



Full Time


Fixed Term


23,720 - 39,406

Closing date for applications


Contact for further information Nicky Kenyon, Personnel Manager

Our school is passionate about science and this is reflected in the large number of students who opt for triple science at GCSE and Advanced Level.  It is taught by an enthusiastic and highly committed team of teachers, ably supported by a team of technicians.  The Science Faculty is vibrant and full of personality with an emphasis on teamwork and mutual support, which enables members to develop their practice and adapt to the challenge of a developing curriculum.

This is a fantatsic opportunity to join this successful and committed faculty, where you will benefit from:

  • your own classroom
  • a team of highly skilled technicians
  • an experience and supportive team
  • students who are engaged and want to learn
  • a new science building (2013)



Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

We are committed to securing genuine equality of opportunity in all aspects of our activities as an employer and education provider.

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