Science Teacher

Location: Richmond upon Thames
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Teacher
Salary: £185 - 245 per day
Job Published: 18 days ago

Join Our Team: Science Teacher Position Available

Science Teacher

Location: Richmond Upon Thames 

Pay: £185-£245 per day 

Are you passionate about inspiring the next generation of scientists? Do you thrive in a dynamic and supportive educational environment? If so, we want you to join our team as a Science Teacher at our prestigious independent school in Richmond!

About Us: We are a leading independent school committed to providing a nurturing and innovative learning environment for our students. Located in the vibrant community of Richmond, our school is known for its academic excellence, strong community ethos, and commitment to holistic education.

Position Overview: We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Science Teacher to join our team starting in September. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering engaging and challenging lessons across key stages, fostering a love of science, and nurturing students' curiosity about the world around them.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, prepare, and deliver high-quality lessons that inspire and challenge students.
  • Create a supportive and inclusive learning environment where all students feel valued and motivated to succeed.
  • Differentiate instruction to meet the diverse needs of learners and ensure every student reaches their full potential.
  • Use a variety of teaching strategies and resources to make science accessible and relevant to students' lives.
  • Assess student progress regularly and provide constructive feedback to support their learning and development.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to enhance the science curriculum and contribute to the wider life of the school community.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Strong subject knowledge and a passion for science education.
  • Experience teaching science across key stages, preferably within an independent school setting.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to inspire and motivate students to achieve their best.
  • Commitment to professional development and ongoing learning.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources.
  • Generous holiday allowance and other benefits.

How to Apply: If you are excited about the opportunity to join our dedicated team of educators and make a positive impact on the lives of young people, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position to [contact email].

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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