Teacher of Science

Closing date: 21/01/2019
Interview date: 28/01/2019

Science Teacher – A Chemistry specialism is preferred

  • Start Date:                    23rd April 2019 preferred or 1st September 2019
  • Job Term:                    Permanent
  • Location:                      Tavistock College
  • Salary:                         TPS
  • Closing Date:               Monday 21st January 2019 @ 9am
  • Interview Date:             Monday 28th January 2019



Tavistock College is delighted to be part of The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust (DMAT), a MAT consisting of 3 secondary and 13 primary schools. As a college we actively promote the values and principles of the International Co-operative Alliance.

We are seeking to appoint a confident, dynamic and enthusiastic teacher who has experience teaching across key stages 3 – 5 and the full age and ability range within the Science faculty.  The successful applicant will be an outstanding practitioner and will contribute to a continued focus on improving teaching and learning and student outcomes.  The main focus of this post will be teaching Chemistry as well as some Biology and Physics.  You will be joining a strong Science team who regularly achieve excellent examination results.

Tavistock College can offer you:

  • A supportive professional development programme from induction to leadership for all staff, this also includes research opportunities and the possibility for masters level study
  • The opportunity to teach across all key stages 3 to 5 with a substantial amount of A level Chemistry teaching
  • A co-operative inclusive college ethos with high expectations for all students and staff
  • A professionally stimulating and supportive working environment
  • Opportunities to get involved with many of our partnerships with the Dartmoor Teaching School Alliance, businesses and university partners
  • The opportunity to work across the secondary schools in the Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust will be available if a need arises

You will be:


  • An outstanding classroom practitioner across key stage 3 to 5
  • A motivating and inspiring role model demonstrating high expectations for all of our students to achieve their potential
  • Creative and imaginative in your approach to teaching and learning including the use of new technologies
  • Passionate and committed to improve the lives of young people


All schools in The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


For further details and an application pack please or visit our website


Please return your completed application to recruitment@tavistockcollege.org