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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Chemistry Teacher


Job Description:


  • Chemistry Teacher
  • Full-time
  • Permanent Contract
  • Mixed Secondary School
  • MPS outer London
  • ECTs welcome to apply

An outstanding secondary school in Hounslow are looking for a qualified Chemistry Teacher to join their school on full-time permanent contract from September 2024. 

The Role

In this role you will be teaching biology from KS3 – KS5. You will join a supportive and dynamic Science Department which benefit from the school’s Mathematics & Science Specialism with 15 modern and well-equipped laboratories. Computers in multiple laboratories and mobile wireless laptops with data-logging facilities places the Science Department at the cutting edge of science information technology. 

At Key Stage 3, pupils are given a solid foundation in the Science National Curriculum which is developed further at GCSE when alternative courses are available, including Separate Sciences. Many students take Biology, Chemistry, Physics at 'A' Level achieving above average grades. The school also offers a BTEC in applied science which you will be involved in teaching.

The school are looking for a teacher with the following:

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Science Specialism (Biology)
  • A proactive and engaging teaching approach
  • Understanding of the requirements for high-quality teaching
  • Ability to use ICT effectively
  • Ability to fulfil the requirements of a Form Tutor
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to relate to people at all levels
  • Excellent administration skills and the ability to meet deadlines

This is full-time position starting in September 2024. ECT induction can be provided within this role.


The School 

This outstanding, over-subscribed Secondary school is based in Hounslow and is recognised for its excellent progress standards for all pupils. There is a highly experienced leadership team in place at the school who ensure staff and pupils are supported to reach their potential in all areas. GCSE and A-level grades are consistently above average and students excel in STEM subjects with a commitment to excellence across all subjects. Student behaviour is very good and pastoral matters are dealt with effectively. Pupils have access to an exciting curriculum with a broad range of subjects and qualifications alongside opportunities through enrichment and experiences. There is a good professional development programme for all staff to access.

If you are a qualified Chemistry Teacher or ECT seeking a full-time permanent position for September, please apply with an up-to-date CV




We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree