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Teacher of Chemistry and Applied Science

Working hours:Full-time
Salary:£24,098 - £39,329
Opening date:Friday 27 March 2020
Closing date:8:00am on Thursday 23 April 2020


Thank you for your interest in this post at WQE.

We believe that this is a particularly exciting time to be joining us, offering a real opportunity to make a difference in this thriving and vibrant Sixth Form College. We strive for excellence in all aspects of our work with students; their academic and wider achievements, their learning experiences, the support they receive in their academic progress, their learning environment and their wider experience of College life. The College operates across two closely located campuses, next to the University of Leicester on University Road and a smaller campus at Regent Road.

In this context, we are looking to appoint a well-qualified, self-motivated and enthusiastic teacher of Chemistry and Applied Science, who will help us provide the best possible learning experiences and outcomes for our students. It is planned that this post will be based with our team at either the University Road or Regent Road Campus.





The Biology, Chemistry and Applied Science (BCAS) team currently comprises nineteen highly experienced and dedicated teaching staff and six laboratory technicians; some colleagues have responsibilities outside of the Department


Major laboratory refurbishment throughout the sciences has taken place recently.  We now have an exceptional well-resourced curriculum area.

For our part we shall make every effort to support our new colleagues in making the best of the professional opportunities offered by this post.

This is a full-time, permanent position starting August 2020.  The salary will be at a point on the Sixth Form Colleges pay spine which ranges from £24,098 – £39,329.


 If you wish to apply for this post please return the completed application form including the personal details and equality and diversity monitoring forms.

Please do not submit a separate CV. Only information on the application form will be used in the selection process.

Completed applications must be returned by 8.00am on Thursday 23rd April 2020.  Short- listed applicants may be contacted via telephone and email, and therefore it is essential that appropriate contact numbers and email addresses are included within the application. Interviews will be held between the 30th April and 6th May and these will be virtual. Full details will be emailed out to candidates.

If you have not received further communication from the College within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

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