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Job Ref No. ECC5416-163S Position Type: Head of Department/Faculty Pay Range: TLR 2a (£2721) (For an exceptional candidate we wi
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 22/05/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: 24th May 2019  

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Head of Physics

TLR 2a (£2721)

(For an exceptional candidate we will consider paying an

additional recruitment/retention allowance)

Required for start in September 2019

The Boswells School is looking to appoint an outstanding Head of Physics. The role involves working with our Head of Science Faculty to co-ordinate all aspects of our Physics provision at Key 5. The successful candidate will also be expected to deliver high quality lessons to develop an already strong Science team.

Our Science results at GCSE were excellent with 66% of our students achieving a 9-4 grade in Combined Science. In GCSE Triple science Biology, Physics and Chemistry achieved over 98% Grades 9-4. This was above the national averages. Our performance at A Level was also very successful with Physics achieving 57% A*-B grades and 100% A*-E grades. This was also matched with outstanding Biology and Chemistry results.

You will be joining a school with enthusiastic and dedicated leaders at senior and middle leadership levels and a commitment to the professional development of staff. The Boswells School is keen to embrace an approach that is centered on teaching and learning and the academic attainment for our students. Science is a core element of our curriculum for all students and the role will allow you to lead a significant area of the Science Faculty.

The Boswells School is an 11-18, very successful, popular and oversubscribed school in the Springfield area of Chelmsford, Essex.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Application forms are available from Ms Georgina Travers, Headteacher's PA, on or 01245 264451.

Closing date for applications is midday Wednesday 22nd May 2019. Interviews will take place Friday 24th May 2019.

Information about the School

The Boswells School is a large 11-18 secondary school that serves the area of north Chelmsford. The school is an extremely popular, over-subscribed convertor academy that enjoys an excellent reputation in the local and wider community. We were graded ‘Good’ in every area by OFSTED in February 2017 and are working towards our goal of becoming a truly great school.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Maria Williams
The Boswells School
Burnham Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 6LY
Telephone: 01245 264451 EXT 384