Newport Girls' High School


Teacher of Chemistry


Teacher of Chemistry

Part Time (0.6-0.8 FTE)
Full Time would be considered for an exceptional candidate
MPS / UPS, Permanent
From 1 September 2019

Owing to an expansion in sciences at A-level, the governors of NGHS wish to appoint a Teacher of Chemistry to join our selective girls' school. This is a unique opportunity to work in one of the UK's top schools with students who want to learn, are committed to their schooling and are a pleasure to teach. This is a permanent post and is available ideally as 0.6-0.8FTE but a well-qualified, exceptional full time candidate would be considered, particularly if s/he had experience teaching Biology to GCSE. The post will be paid on MPS or UPS. Please be clear if you are seeking a full time or part time role in your letter of application.

NGHS was ranked #1 in Shropshire in 2018 for academic results, but achievement is not only found in the classroom. The extra-curricular and visits programme, coupled with Duke of Edinburgh, Duke of York Awards, Young Enterprise, School Games Gold Award, Holocaust Education Beacon Status and lots more make NGHS a very popular choice for parents with daughters in Newport, Telford, Wolverhampton, Shrewsbury and Staffordshire.

NGHS is a very rewarding school in which to work at any point in your career. We are ideally looking for an colleague with experience delivering Chemistry and General Science in KS3 and then Chemistry at GCSE and A-level. Full details are in the pack which can be downloaded below.

NGHS is committed to safer recruitment practices. An enhanced DBS check is required and references will be taken up for all shortlisted candidates.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Mr M J Scott, Headteacher, via

Closing Date: Friday 29 March 2019 at 4pm.