Physics Teacher / Head of Physics

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Physics Teacher / Head of Physics

Job advert

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, passionate and motivated Physics Teacher (this position is suitable for an NQT) to join our successful department from January 2019.  You will become a member of a large dynamic team of 17 full-time teachers who are creative, energetic and determined to give our students the best possible opportunity to benefit from an outstanding education.  The successful candidate will be able to deliver Physics at Key Stage 3, GCSE and A-level and/or IB Diploma.

In addition, we are looking for a Head of Physics (in conjunction with the teacher of Physics position). Reporting to the Head of Science, the successful applicant will lead a team of five Physics teachers in the delivery of Physics at GCSE, A-level and IB Diploma. Teaching responsibilities will be at Key Stage 3 Science, GCSE Science and Physics at A-level and/or IB Diploma.

Start Date: Sunday 6 January 2019

Location: Bahrain, Isa Town campus

Contract type: Full Time (2-year)

Salary: Highly competitive, Tax-free

Package: Free furnished housing, medical insurance, annual travel allowance, baggage allowance and free high-quality education for up to three children of your own


St Christopher’s is one of the world’s pre-eminent British international schools with an impressive local, regional and international reputation for excellence. A vibrant community of over 2,300 students aged 3 to 18 and made up of more than 70 different nationalities, St Christopher’s is a not-for-profit school, committed to developing global citizens and autonomous learners able to thrive and contribute to a rapidly changing 21st century world.


INFANT & JUNIOR SCHOOLS (3-11 years) NOR 1180 / 6 form entry

SENIOR SCHOOL (11-18 years) NOR 1140 / 8 form entry

How to Apply

Please click the 'Apply for this job' button to submit your application, supporting statement and CV. 

Please note, your degree must be in the subject for which you are applying

Closing date: 30 September 2018

Interviews will take place in Bahrain or via Skype,
depending on the applicant's location.​

It is our policy to obtain two references prior to candidates being short-listed for interview

We reserve the right to appoint before the closing date.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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St Christopher's School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our care. We follow safe recruitment practices and appointments are subject to vetting including reference checks, identity and criminal record checks.