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Full-time Chemistry teacher 

To start September 2022

 

Wychwood is a small, academically strong, and pastorally outstanding GSA day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18. Situated in the heart of Oxford, the school offers an exceptional education for pupils of all abilities through its small class sizes which allow for extensive individual attention without intense pressure.

We are now seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and well-qualified Chemistry teacher with the ability to teach chemistry to GCSE level and some A level Chemistry classes. This is a full time position and will include a proportionate contribution to extra-curricular activities expected from all members of staff. All staff also assume a pastoral role within the school in addition to their teaching duties.

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, TRA checks and the Disclosure and Barring Service clearance at enhanced level.

The School offers a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and a supportive and friendly working environment.

For further details and an application form please visit our website www.wychwoodschool.org or email the Office Manager, Miss Gemma Graham on g.graham@wychwoodschool.org

Gap Assistants required

September – December 2022

 

Are you looking for a varied and interesting role to develop your employment skills before you take the next step in your career?

We are a small independent Girls Boarding and Day school situated in Oxford and are looking for energetic, enthusiastic and motivated Gap Assistants to start in either September 2022 for the Michaelmas term. 

The role is wide ranging and extensive, but examples of the type of tasks you might be involved in are:

  • Supporting Boarding House staff in caring for boarders.
  • Wake up and evening duties, accompanying boarders to appointments, assisting with day to day tasks in the boarding houses.
  • Accompanying boarders on weekend trips, organising evening activities and clubs.
  • Supporting subject departments with administration and development, particularly the Sports department.
  • General Office administration and duties
  • Helping with school events – Open day, Plays, Concerts, Sports events.

Benefits include year-round accommodation in the boarding house, free meals during term time, use of school facilities, all in a famous, vibrant, and exciting university city only 1 hour from London.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check.  All Wychwood employees are expected to abide by the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: www.wychwoodschool.org/vacancies for a job description and application form or contact us directly for more information on 01865 557976.

Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be sent to Gemma Graham, Office Manager: g.graham@wychwoodschool.org as soon as possible.

 

 

Gap Assistants required

September 2022 – July 2023

 

Are you looking for a varied and interesting role to develop your employment skills before you take the next step in your career?

We are a small independent Girls Boarding and Day school situated in Oxford and are looking for energetic, enthusiastic and motivated Gap Assistants to start in either September 2022 for the academic year to July 2023. 

The role is wide ranging and extensive, but examples of the type of tasks you might be involved in are:

  • Supporting Boarding House staff in caring for boarders.
  • Wake up and evening duties, accompanying boarders to appointments, assisting with day to day tasks in the boarding houses.
  • Accompanying boarders on weekend trips, organising evening activities and clubs.
  • Supporting subject departments with administration and development, particularly the Sports department.
  • General Office administration and duties
  • Helping with school events – Open day, Plays, Concerts, Sports events.

Benefits include year-round accommodation in the boarding house, free meals during term time, use of school facilities, all in a famous, vibrant, and exciting university city only 1 hour from London.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check.  All Wychwood employees are expected to abide by the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: www.wychwoodschool.org/vacancies for a job description and application form or contact us directly for more information on 01865 557976.

Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be sent to Gemma Graham, Office Manager: g.graham@wychwoodschool.org as soon as possible.

 

 

Physics Teacher

Required for September 2022

 

Wychwood School is a unique and friendly GSA day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18, with excellent academic grades and outstanding pastoral care.  Situated in the heart of Oxford, the school offers an exceptional education for pupils of all abilities through its small class sizes which allow for extensive individual attention without intense pressure.  

We are now seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and well qualified physics teacher who can demonstrate excellent subject knowledge and exemplary support to our pupils.  As the only physics teacher you will have sole responsibility for planning and delivering lessons to all year groups.  Due to the size of the school, contributions to extra-curricular activities are expected from all members of staff and most assume a pastoral role in addition to their teaching duties.

The School offers a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and a supportive and friendly work environment.

For further details and an application pack please visit our website

www.wychwoodschool.org  or email the Head, Mrs Andrea Johnson:  a.johnson@wychwoodschool.org

Closing Date:  Friday, 24th June 2022.  Interviews will be the following week unless we receive an outstanding application we wish to action before the closing date.

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service clearance at enhanced level. All Wychwood employees are expected to abide by the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.

 

Part-time psychology teacher (0.7)

with potential for full-time with additional duties

For September 2022

 

Wychwood is a small, academically strong and pastorally outstanding GSA day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18.  Situated in the heart of Oxford, the school offers an exceptional education for pupils of all abilities through its small class sizes which allow for extensive individual attention without intense pressure.

We are now seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and well qualified teacher of psychology who can provide excellent quality and exemplary support to our pupils.  Wychwood offers psychology at GCSE and A level and as the only psychology teacher, the successful applicant will have an unusual degree of autonomy in the planning and delivery of lessons throughout the school.  Due to our size, contributions to extra-curricular activities are expected from all members of staff and most assume a pastoral role in addition to their teaching duties. There is the opportunity to make this a full-time position for a candidate who is prepared to take on extra responsibilities for which they are qualified.

Candidates who are subject to a term’s notice are invited to contact the school as soon as possible and certainly before the closing date as interviews could be accelerated where necessary.

The School offers a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and a supportive and friendly working environment.

For further details and an application form please visit our website www.wychwoodschool.org  or email the Head, Mrs Andrea Johnson: a.johnson@wychwoodschool.org

Closing date:  Friday 24th June 2022.  Interviews will be the following week unless we receive an outstanding application we wish to action before the closing date.

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service clearance at enhanced level.