May 19, 2021
We are seeking an enthusiastic and well qualified graduate to prepare and deliver challenging and stimulating Chemistry lessons throughout the School. The successful candidate will have a good degree in a relevant discipline and possess strong subject knowledge. The ability to teach another subject to either KS3 or GCSE would be advantageous. This position will suit an NQT (capable of teaching to A Level and Oxbridge standard with training and support) or someone looking for their first move. We would also consider a graduate Chemist wanting to train as a teacher.
The Chemistry Department at Mayfield is dynamic, stimulating and high achieving. There are three well equipped Chemistry laboratories on the top floor of the Science block. Teaching is supported by an experienced and dedicated technician. Chemistry is consistently one of the School’s most successful subjects at GCSE and A Level, regularly achieving outstanding results and with a proven track records of girls going on to study Sciences, medicine and veterinary at Universities around the world.
Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged
11-18 situated in the beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick. An international and inclusive community, the School has a tradition of academic achievement with impressive GCSE and A Level results, a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and an enviable reputation for pastoral care.
We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. All staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School. Accommodation may be available.
Closing date: Monday 19 April 2021
Interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter, although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.
The School is an equal opportunities employer.
Consistently outstanding Inspection Reports. Excellent in every area in October 2018.
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