Wycombe High School seeks passionate teachers and staff who believe in our school’s values; to look beyond the traditional grammar school, to look beyond league tables and exam results, to look beyond stereotypes and conventions, and to look beyond a world where futures are fixed.

Subject Leader for Physics


Full Time

Main Scale or Upper Pay Scale (plus TLR2c, currently £7,017 per annum)


Deadline for applications: 12:00 hours Tuesday 24 May 2022

Interviews will take place: Thursday 26 May 2022

We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational Physics Subject Leader; a leader who is an outstanding teacher in their own right and is committed to developing our Year 7-13 Physics curriculum. The successful candidate must be able to teach A Level Physics. The number of students studying A Level Physics at WHS far exceeds the numbers of girls studying the subject at co-educational grammar and comprehensive schools nationally. They will have strong interpersonal, communication and organisational skills and some leadership experience (e.g. key stage, second in dept.)

Teacher of Biology


Main Pay Scale or Upper Pay Scale

There is also the opportunity of a TLR 2a (currently £2,873 per annum) for the additional responsibility of KS3 Science Lead


Deadline for applications: 12:00 noon Tuesday 24 May 2022

Interviews will take place: Thursday 26 May 2022

We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational teacher of Biology, who will teach Science at Key Stage 3 (years 7 and 8) and GCSE and A Level Biology. The successful applicant will be a strong classroom teacher with a successful track record of adding value to their own classes and their department, or an ECT.

Appointment of National Mathematics & Physics SCITT Programme Lead

REQUIRED for the end of August 2022 or earlier

Full-time or part-time, term time or year round, teaching or non-teaching

Pay Scale: Competitive on the Leadership Scale


Deadline for applications is 12 noon on 23 May 2022

Interviews to be held week commencing 23 May 2022

The successful applicant will be a middle or senior leader with experience of secondary ITT. The post will involve working three days each week for the SCITT and, for full-time applicants, two days teaching at Wycombe High School, in any subject.

In return we offer the opportunity to work in a vibrant and rewarding environment, shape the future of the NMAP SCITT programme and develop the next generation of well-qualified, Mathematics and Physics teachers.

This is a high profile position with responsibility for successful and effective programme leadership. The Programme Lead will model and promote the highest standards of teacher training. S/he will have the expertise and experience to manage a team of Assistant Programme Leads and other expert colleagues to deliver a high quality programme. S/he will embrace our vision and ethos and drive and implement ongoing enhancements to the programme. S/he will develop networks with existing and new expert colleagues to establish highly productive, professional relationships with a wide range of stakeholders.

National Mathematics & Physics SCITT Administration Officer

REQUIRED as soon as possible

Bucks Pay Scale 3, point 16 £23,152—point 20 £25,043 for 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per annum. Alternatively, this could be Term Time Only, plus Insets (39 weeks per annum) at a pro-rata salary of £19,365—£21,239.

We could also consider part time hours, either 39 weeks or 52 weeks per annum.


Deadline for applications is 12 noon on Monday 23 May 2022

Interviews to be held week commencing Monday 23 May 2022

A new and exciting vacancy has arisen for a proactive and enthusiastic Administration
Assistant, with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.

The successful candidate will be the first point of contact for enquiries, and provide
administrative support to ensure the consistent, high quality delivery of our programme.
He/she will have an eye for detail and accuracy, be self-reliant and resilient and able to work on their own initiative. In return we offer the opportunity to work in a vibrant and rewarding environment in a popular and successful national SCITT.

Application Forms and Visitor Information
Self Disclosure Form Word Document
Teaching Application Form Word Document
Support Staff Application Form 2021 (Word Document)

Applicant Safeguarding Checks

Wycombe High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to safeguarding checks.

Train as a Mathematics or Physics Teacher from August 2022

We are recruiting both career changers and recent graduates to train as Mathematics or Physics teachers.

Wycombe High School is the Lead School of the National Mathematics & Physics SCITT, a subject specialist, school-centred teacher training programme.

Our Chiltern Hub, led by Wycombe High School and Headington School in Oxford, is recruiting trainee Mathematics or Physics teachers who will complete a year’s teacher training, on successful completion of which they will be awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), and a PGCE.

For more information, please visit the NMAP SCITT website:

The girls are the greatest testament to the work of the school, being avid and engaged learners who are ambitious for the future but show care and consideration for others.

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