Head of Physics

Start Date: September 2020


Salary: ELSS pay scale equivalent to MPS/UPS + Inner London Allowance + TLR dependent on experience and skills


Contract type: Full time


Contract term: Permanent


To stand on the shoulders of giants

Just Teach! It sounds simple, but not everyone can do it. East London Science School is an intellectually ambitious and oversubscribed school which is seeking an exceptional Head of Physics lead to help build our pupils’ growing subject knowledge and desire to know more.


Physics is central to the success of the school and we are looking for a talented individual who has a belief in the ability of all students to succeed. You will need to match your love of subject with discipline and flexibility and have the same, if not higher, expectations of your pupils. Your hard work will set the standards for that of the pupils. As such, we are looking for a teacher who can demand the highest standards of academic focus and scholarly behaviour up to A-Level and beyond.

This post is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and successful teacher with ample opportunity to develop your career as the school grows.


ELSS offers an excellent programme of relevant professional support for all our staff based on the schools educational principals and the professional experience of our staff.


To apply, please write a letter of interest to lucy.wheatley@eastlondonscienceschool.co.uk


Closing date: 2nd May 2020


Interview date: TBC


East London Science School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.