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Physics Teacher

Job Description

Job Title: Physics Teacher

Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Start Date: September 2024

Type: Full-time

Job Description:

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed Physics Teacher to join a dynamic department starting in September 2024. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering engaging and inspiring Physics lessons to students across the secondary level. They will foster a deep understanding of the subject, ignite curiosity, and encourage critical thinking skills among our students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver high-quality Physics lessons in accordance with the school's curriculum and educational objectives
  • Utilise a range of teaching strategies and resources to create stimulating and interactive learning experiences
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom environment where all students feel valued and motivated to succeed
  • Encourage inquiry-based learning and practical experimentation to develop students' scientific skills and knowledge
  • Assess student progress through regular formative and summative assessments, providing constructive feedback to support their learning
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop cross-curricular projects and enrichment activities
  • Participate in departmental meetings, parent-teacher conferences, and school events as required


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent, with a specialisation in Physics or a related field
  • Proven experience teaching Physics at the secondary level, preferably within an independent school setting
  • Strong subject knowledge and passion for Physics, with the ability to inspire and engage students of all abilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and reflective practice
  • Alignment with the school's ethos and values


  • Competitive salary package, commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment within a vibrant school community
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources to enhance teaching and learning
  • Contribution to shaping the future of young minds and making a positive impact in education

If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic Physics Teacher ready to make a positive impact in the lives of young learners, we would love to hear from you. Join our team and be part of an educational institution committed to academic excellence and nurturing the scientists of tomorrow.

If this is a role that you would like to learn more about or would be interested in applying to, then please contact Jake Walsh at Dunbar Education on 01908 929605.

If this isn't what you are looking for, but are interested in hearing about other roles, then Dunbar Education would love to hear from you. We also pay £250 for any successful referrals.

If you have not received a response, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please refer to our website for other available positions.

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