Chemistry Teacher – Independent Through School

Chemistry Teacher – Independent Through School

Start date: September 2023

Location: Essex

Salary: Based on school’s generous payscale

We are currently seeking an exceptional Chemistry teacher to join a high-performing independent through school in Essex from September 2023. The school are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to teach Chemistry in their well-equipped department.

The school is an excellent place to work and extremely well-located. Their 75-acre site with picturesque grounds and state-of-the-art facilities makes a wonderful and inspiring learning and working environment.

The pupils study Chemistry as a discrete subject at Key Stage 3, IGCSE, A Level, and as part of the IB Diploma Programme. Additionally, the Chemistry Department offers a broad range of co-curricular activities for pupils of all ages. They provide extra support to students applying to study Chemistry at prestigious universities in the UK and abroad. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching Chemistry across the Senior School.

The ideal candidate will specialise in Chemistry and will effectively share their expertise with their students. They should have a talent for crafting captivating and thought-provoking lesson plans that inspire and engage students. They should strive to foster a positive, orderly, and productive classroom environment. Additionally, the teacher should encourage students to become self-sufficient learners.


  • Be a perceptive and reflective practitioner in the classroom, committed to promoting academic excellence and embracing innovative teaching techniques.
  • Be a dynamic communicator, with a demonstrable enthusiasm for the subject, and the ability to inspire and motivate students of all levels.
  • Have a flexible and enthusiastic approach to work, and the ability to collaborate effectively with others.
  • Possess a good sense of humour, and an ethical approach to working with others.


  • A competitive salary
  • Generous contributory pension scheme, including membership in the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • Optional subsidised private healthcare
  • Free School lunches during term time
  • Employee Support Programme
  • Cashplan scheme with discounts for hundreds of high street and online brands
  • Free School Sports Centre membership
  • Free on-site parking
  • A warm working environment, stunning school grounds, and a positive culture
  • Small class sizes and outstanding resources
  • A broad academic and co-curricular programme
  • The dedication and commitment of colleagues
  • A pleasant working environment, School grounds, and atmosphere

If you meet the rquirements of the role then we welcome an application from you. For further details, please call Ella at Connaught Education.

Connaught Education – Independent School Specialists

Connaught Education is a trading brand of Connaught Resourcing and operates as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency. We are a committed equal opportunities employer who respect and value cultural diversity. We are committed to supporting the welfare of children and young people. In support of current Safeguarding legislation we will carry out background checks and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure as part of our recruitment and selection procedures.

Job Information

Job Reference: CTB3323_1677856969
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Education and Training
Job Locations: Brentwood, Essex
Job Types: Permanent

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