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Physics Teacher (Maternity Cover), Leicester

Pontem Recruitment
Leicester, UK
Posting live until
21 May 2024

Physics Teacher – KS3 & KS4 (Maternity Cover)

Are you enthusiastic about making physics engaging and accessible to students? Do you excel in creating an exciting learning experience for young minds? If so, Pontem Education & Training has a great opportunity for you to join our partner school team as a KS3 & KS4 Physics Teacher! This is a fixed term contract for a year to cover teacher's maternity.

Our partner school, based in the heart of Leicester, is a welcoming and inclusive institution committed to delivering exceptional education to all students. They strive to cultivate a stimulating environment where every student can grow, learn, and succeed.

Role Overview
As a Physics Teacher, you will inspire students to explore the wonders of physics while honing their analytical and problem–solving skills. Collaborating with a dedicated team, you will deliver dynamic lessons and provide support to help students achieve academic excellence.

Key Responsibilities as a Physics Teacher:

  • Design and deliver captivating physics lessons that stimulate curiosity and interest in the subject.
  • Create lesson plans and assessments tailored to different learning levels and styles.
  • Encourage students to engage with complex concepts and apply them to real–world scenarios.
  • Monitor students' progress, provide constructive feedback, and maintain open communication with parents and stakeholders.
  • Foster an inclusive and supportive classroom environment where students are motivated to excel.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) with a strong background in physics.
  • Proven experience teaching physics at KS3 & KS4 levels.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for engaging students and collaborating with colleagues and parents.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet diverse learning needs and styles.
  • Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

What's on Offer:

  • A supportive and collaborative school community that values your contributions.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement.
  • Salary of up to 45,000 and benefits package.
  • A fulfilling role where you can make a significant impact on students' lives every day.

How to apply?
For more information on this role please contact us at our Birmingham office on (phone number removed) or email me at .

We will aim to respond back to all successful applications within 5 days. If you do not hear back from us within 5 days, your application has been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV and details on file to consider you for more relevant opportunities in the future.

Pontem Recruitment is a leading specialist recruitment agency who aim to bridge the skills gap between candidates and employers within the Education & Training sectors.

Pontem Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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