Teacher of Science (Chemistry and / or Physics)

Lincoln Christ’s Hospital School, Wragby Road, Lincoln LN2 4PN

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Job Category
Schools - Teaching
Contract Type
Maternity Cover
Appointment Type
Hours per week
32.5 - full or part-time
Contact Name
Charlotte Hart
Contact Phone Number
01522 881144
Contact Email Address
Closing Date
Job Reference

Lincoln Christ's Hospital School, located near Lincoln's beautiful cathedral, is truly comprehensive, with 1,200 students on roll, including over 200 in the Sixth Form. In our latest OFSTED report (March 2018), we were rated as being Good in all areas.

Teacher of Science (Chemistry and/or Physics)


Maternity cover with a start date of 20th April 2020 

We wish to appoint well-qualified, enthusiastic and committed Teacher of Science for April 2020.  The post is a maternity cover contract from April 20th 2020.  The post is full time and will involve the teaching of Chemistry and/or Physics across Key Stages.  Applications from those seeking part time work will also be considered.

The ability to teach A-Level will be advantageous, however the candidate will teach across the ability and age range of our comprehensive school. As a school, we are passionate about enthusing students and engaging learners to have a thirst for learning through inspirational teaching.  We have large numbers of students who take Science A Levels and vocational courses in the Sixth Form. The right candidate will be passionate about Science, have high expectations of students and wish to motivate students of all abilities.  This is an excellent opportunity for teachers new to the profession or those who have some experience teaching Science and seek an opportunity to develop in a new and thriving setting.

This will be a rewarding role across the age and ability range.  Teaching may include A Level teaching for the right candidate.  The Science department is a thriving and enthusiastic team which is collaborative and supportive.  We set ourselves high standards in teaching and learning and we believe feedback for students on their progress is vital. 

All members of the teaching team take on the additional role of Form Tutor.  The school offers an excellent induction programme for new staff and we actively support teachers to make their next career steps into middle leadership. 

We are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check and a range of other recruitment checks.

We welcome visitors to the school. Visits can be arranged through Miss Charlotte Hart, PA to the Headteacher, via email (chart@lchs.eu) or (01522 881144). 

Application forms can be downloaded from our website https://www.christs-hospital.lincs.sch.uk/

Completed application forms and covering letter (no more than two A4 sides) should be sent for the attention of Miss Charlotte Hart, PA to the Headteacher:

E-mail - chart@lchs.eu or


Closing Date: 12 Noon on Monday 2nd March 2020

Interview Date:  w/c Monday 9th March 2020

In accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 (Fluency Duty), the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

Lincolnshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Here at Lincolnshire County Council, we want our workforce to reflect the make-up of the community we serve. Therefore we welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability. We consider ourselves to be a family friendly employer, and offer flexible working patterns.

All shortlisted candidates will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

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