Job Description

  1. Permanent – to start September 2020

  2. Maternity cover – to start September 2020 to July 2021

  • Suitable for:  Experienced Teachers, NQTs, or Trainees
  • Salary:  UQ1 to UPS3 (£17,682 to £40,490 per annum) dependent on experience
  • Recruitment and retention payments available


Chelmsford County High School for Girls is one of the most successful girls’ selective schools in the country.  These are, therefore, ideal opportunities for experienced well-qualified teachers of Chemistry, or NQTs, to work with some of the most motivated and able students in the country. We welcome applications from teachers in all sectors of education.


We also offer Chemistry graduates the opportunity to train with us under the Tes Institute scheme, which the School is familiar with implementing. It is a great opportunity to be paid as you train.


These are also exciting opportunities to join a thriving and dynamic Department, with outstanding students, staff and facilities.  We are seeking excellent Chemists, who have the ability to drive students to great success and are willing to contribute to the life of the School. Chemistry is highly regarded in the School, achieving excellent results at GCSE and A Level (AQA for GCSE and OCR for A-level).  There will be opportunities to teach across the age range. All students study the subject at GCSE and Chemistry is a popular option in the Sixth Form, with a total of 125 students.

Please email completed application to Mrs Hazel Bates:  Tel: 01245 245729  Email:

  • Prospective applicants are invited to visit the School week commencing 20th January 2019.
  • Closing date for receipt of applications: Wednesday 29th January 2020
  • Interview date: To be confirmed

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS Clearance.