Head of Physics

Wickersley School and Sports College

A high performing 11 – 18 specialist school for Maths and computing.

“An outstanding school” – ofsted 2013

Headteacher – Elaine Renavent

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Head of Physics – TLR 2c

We require a Head of Physics for September 2017.  The successful candidate would be responsible for leading Physics at KS3, 4 and 5 and the ability to teach Physics to a high standard is essential.

You will find the Science Department to be an incredibly supportive and driven environment: we pride ourselves on our collaborative approach, with our commitment to share excellent classroom practice, coupled with our determination to ensure that all students achieve their full potential.  As a central department in a teaching school, the continuous professional development which our teachers receive is second to none, with a range of opportunities for further development, as well as the opportunity to teach across the key stages.  Indeed, in our large Sixth Form, we offer a broad and exciting curriculum including biology, chemistry and physics ‘A’ level as well as BTEC applied Science, all our Science courses are incredibly popular choices in both Y12 and Y13.

Closing date:  Noon on Tuesday 25 April 2017

Application forms and further details are available by requesting a pack by e-mail to  sweinrich@wickersley.net or by telephone on 01709 542147.  You may also download this information from our website at www.wickersley.net  Completed application forms should be returned to Sue Weinrich (PA to the Headteacher).


In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.