Alliance member
The Nobel School
Closing date
Sunday, 24th February 2019

Salary: MPS/UPS plus TLR 2c (£6,646)

Required: September 2019 (full-time)

We are seeking to appoint a highly qualified, enthusiastic, committed and successful Second in Science/Head of Chemistry to work with our Faculty leader to drive standards even higher so that we are classed as an outstanding faculty as opposed to a good faculty with outstanding features. The science faculty is an exceptionally strong team.  We use educational research to inform and develop our teaching and try to understand how students learn so we can improve outcomes.  The successful candidate must be an outstanding practitioner with strong leadership skills who is confident in leading and maintaining high standards within the department.  Applications for the Second in Science would also be considered from Biology or Physics backgrounds if they have leadership in science experience.

Nobel School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to satisfactory recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.  We welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Please complete our application form together with a letter of application that should be no longer than two sides of A4 (Arial, font 11). In your letter you should address: Your vision and values relating to the post and why you want to join the Nobel community. To arrange an informal visit please contact Liz Maden at the email below.  All applications should be made through the relevant recruitment website, or may be sent electronically to  The closing date for applications is 11:59pm, Sunday 24 February 2019.  Prospective candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.