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 Chard Prep School – Head of Science

Chard Prep School – Head of Science
Required from September 2024
0.4 post
Salary based on experience

Chard Prep School are seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and self-motivated Teacher and Head of Science who would relish the opportunity to join the Prep School teaching team within our unique Independent Day School.

This position offers the chance to teach Science to children in Years 1-6. You will be an outstanding classroom practitioner who can inspire and challenge our pupils with a proven track record of success in raising standards and innovative teaching. The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate the highest standards of pastoral care and be able to extend our children beyond the national curriculum. The
post holder may need to take on some form tutor responsibilities and be required to teach other subjects within the curriculum.

Successful candidates must: –
Have a deep knowledge of the curriculum and assessment methods.
Have a passion for teaching science and proven experience of leading a curriculum subject.
Be creative in their teaching approach and have experience of developing individualised learning for children.
Be flexible in their approach and a skilled team player.
Be a good communicator with strong interpersonal skills.
Self-motivated and proactive.

We can offer you: –
Delightful, well-motivated children.
A friendly environment with excellent facilities.
Supportive staff, parents and governors.
Excellent child discount and free wrap around care.
Free parking on site.
Free meals.
Nursery onsite.

Applications should be made via our application form along with a covering letter. Please send applications to:

Chard Prep School Application form – Word                                                                                                                                                                              Chard Prep School Application form – PDF

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged via the school office. Tel: 01460 63234 Email:
Closing date for applications: 31st May 2024
Interviews: W/B 3rd June 2024