November 23, 2022
Job Type
Short Summary
The School is seeking to appoint a well-qualified Teacher of Chemistry from April 2023.
Working Pattern
Full time
Closing Date
December 05, 2022


The School is seeking to appoint a well-qualified Teacher of Chemistry from April 2023. This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic and well-qualified teacher, experienced or one new to the profession.

Applicants without formal teaching qualifications or experience will also be considered for this position. The School is excellent at training and developing teachers through its induction programme and by working with PGCE providers. John Lyon supports unqualified teachers in achieving Qualified Teacher Status and the Post Graduate Certificate of Education qualification whilst working at the School. For applicants without a teaching qualification we are looking for: passion for their specialist subject, excellent subject knowledge, enthusiasm, strong listening and communication skills, determination and resolve, alongside a desire to become fully involved in the extra-curricular life of the school.

Benefits include:

  • A competitive salary, above that of the maintained sector.
  • Continued membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme.
  • Fees remission for children of staff.
  • A Microsoft Surface Book for every member of teaching staff.
  • A commitment to continuing professional development.
  • Complimentary lunch during term-time.
  • Use of the School’s Sports Centre with swimming pool.
  • Discounted membership to Harrow School’s Golf Club.
  • The Cycle to Work Scheme.

For further information or to apply for the role please refer to the School website where a job description, person specification and application form can be found:

Completed applications should be returned to   

Please be aware that CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications: 9am, Monday 5 December 2022.

Applications will be assessed in order of receipt and interviews may occur at any stage after applications are received. Please apply as soon as possible.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 As a provider of employment and education, we value the diversity of our staff and pupils. We are committed to providing a fair, equitable and mutually supportive learning and working environment for our pupils and staff.

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