Teacher of Chemistry

Greater London
Girls (4- 18)
Putney High School

Teacher of Chemistry required from April or September 2021

The Role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and well-qualified individual to join our successful and thriving Chemistry department. This post would suit either a newly qualified teacher or a more experienced teacher looking for career development and the opportunity to teach well motivated and high-achieving students. The ability to teach general science at Key Stage 3 is also required, and to teach A level Chemistry is desirable.

As one of the UK’s leading schools, Putney High School is rightly proud of its exceptional academic results and pastoral care. A spirit of intellectual agility and engagement is at the heart of the school’s ethos, with pupils stretched, challenged and supported inside the classroom and beyond.

About the School

Established in 1893 the school is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and to the River Thames. With already enviable facilities, the school now looks to embark on the next exciting phase of its development.

The school is part of the GDST, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools. We can offer a variety of benefits

• Competitive salaries and pay progression

• Access to extensive professional development opportunities

• Training grants for qualifications

• Generous pension schemes

• Free life assurance benefit

• A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

• Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans

• A Cycle to Work scheme

• Competitive terms and conditions of employments

For further information and to apply for this exciting opportunity please visit www.putneyhigh.gdst.net

A letter addressed to the Headmistress should be included with your application.

Closing Date: Friday 4th December 2020, applications to be received by 9.00am

Interviews will take place week commencing 7th December 2020

The School reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended.

Putney High School is committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

Further Information


Job Details

  • Location: Greater London
  • Term: Full-time
  • Closing Date: 04 December 2020
  • Salary: In accordance with the GDST national scale

School Details

  • Total Pupils: 1030 (170 in Sixth Form)