Graduate Science Teacher

Closing date

We are seeking a recent science graduate, either following the ECT pathway or keen to train to be a teacher. Our new and exciting role will enable someone to teach Science across Key Stage 3 with opportunities to teach GCSE and A Level, alongside supporting our exciting Science & STEM enrichment and elective programmes. 

Benenden offers its own generous pay structure, responsibility allowances and benefits. All staff joining the School are eligible to apply for on-site accommodation if this is available. Staff are provided with meals whilst on duty, catering for all tastes and dietary requirements. The School’s leisure facilities, including wonderful grounds, a fitness gym and swimming pool are also available for staff to use.

We want to attract, retain, and develop diverse talent at all levels, so that we are a great school, but also so that our students feel and understand the power and depth of a diverse community. This means recruiting from the widest possible pool of talent, removing barriers that can prevent people from showing their full potential, and fostering a fully inclusive environment which maximises collaboration and empowers everyone.

If you would like to know more about the role, have never considered independent schools or would like to find out more, do contact us on  

For a full job description and to apply, please download the application form below. Completed applications should be sent to People Services at by Friday 31 March. The Schools reserves the right to interview candidates as applications are recieved.

The post-holder will be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children with whom they come into contact. They must ensure compliance with the School’s Child Protection Policy Statement at all times, this appointment will be subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. Benenden School is committed to equal opportunities and equal pay for all employees.