Physics Teacher

Full-time / Permanent – start September 2019             Teachers Pay & Conditions 

If you are able to relay your passion for Science to others, have an ability to inspire and deliver a high quality learning experience within Physics / Science at GCSE and A-Level we would love to hear from you.

We are seeking a talented ambitious teacher with the skills, expertise and passion to help enthuse our young people to achieve excellent outcomes in Physics. Whatever your stage of career be this NQT or experienced professional, you will be an inspirational practitioner able to make a significant contribution to raising expectations and standards through dynamic teaching and learning.

We already have links with a number of STEM bodies and would support you in developing further links and activities outside of the classroom to support a varied learning experience.

Joining us in September 2019 you will enjoy working in a high achieving department with a high take up of triple Science at KS3/4 with an excellent take up of A-Level Physics.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be a highly motivated, enthusiastic and confident teacher who enjoys delivering high quality, creative lessons and inspiring a love of Science.
  • Be able to teach Physics to A-Level.
  • Secure high standards of engagement, progress and achievement for all students.
  • Have the personality to be a supportive Form Tutor
  • Have energy, resilience, optimism, a sense of humour and the determination to see things through.
  • Be able and willing to make a full contribution to the life of the school and be committed to extra-curricular activities.

We offer you the chance to join one of the high-performing schools in the region – with formal recognition as “Sunday Times State Secondary School of the Year for the North of England”, and an Ofsted rating as Outstanding. We also enjoy consistently high levels of parental satisfaction and positive student feedback / engagement which, along with highly motivated colleagues and inspirational leadership, provides a fertile environment for you to develop within.

You will be joining a highly successful, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school with 1400 students in the school including over 260 in the sixth form and a Trust with two primary schools and one junior school. The Fulford School motto of ‘Realising potential and creating the future’ is reflected in our commitment to maximising the personal development and achievement of all those in our school community. These values also run through the work of our Multi Academy Trust.

We offer a supportive environment, competitive salary with excellent employee benefits including access to a salary-related defined pension scheme.


Please visit the school website: for further details and application forms or download below.

Please return the completed application form by email (along with a covering letter – no more than 2 pages A4) to 

Closing date for applications:  8th March 2019 (08.00am)                   Interviews: TBC   

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS:                      

Application Form – WORD              Job Description              Science Department Overview

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We will require successful applicants to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

Applicants are asked to provide full employment history and any gaps in employment will be explored at interview.