Kenton School, Drayton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 3RU

Teacher of Science (Physics)

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£28,000 to £43, 687 pa, Full Time or Part-time (0.8 FTE) £22,407 to £34,959 pa. Depending on relevant teaching experience.

This school has Academy status, and you will be employed by the Board of Trustees.

Kenton School

Drayton Road

Newcastle upon Tyne


Full time or Part time

At Kenton we are passionate about providing the very best education possible for young people in our city, our region and nationally and our strong and committed team share our vision of ensuring all our students not only reach their potential but that they are confident, happy and resilient students who treat each other with compassion and respect.

We are seeking an inspiring and talented physics specialist to join our innovative science department teaching all three disciplines of science at KS3, and Physics at KS3 and 4. Experience of or the ability to teach Physics at KS5 would be desirable.

If you are the person we are looking for, your broad base of subject knowledge will be underpinned by a passion for the subject and the ability to apply a range of teaching and learning strategies. You will possess the ability to work effectively with all students, engaging them through exciting yet challenging lessons and embedding a culture of positive behaviour for learning. You will possess the ability to promote the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and take appropriate action when required. And, most importantly, you will be committed to our school ethos of ‘all different, all equal,’ instilling high expectations in all our students.

If you have the skills, commitment and enthusiasm to succeed in this role, we want to hear from you. In return we can offer you,

• Access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme

• Access to fantastic ECT support for early careers teachers/professional development for those who have already passed statutory induction

• Salary sacrifice schemes including, cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes

• Free on-site parking

• Free access to our on site gym

• A flexible approach offering either a full time, or part time work pattern

How to Apply

Please download an application form from our website and return it to

Closing date: 9am 15th February 2023

Northern Leaders Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in all its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school.


Closing date:

15 February 2023

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