Head of Biology

Job Ref: JB27919HBIOROCH
Sector: Secondary Education
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 27 September 2019
  • Rochford, Essex, England SS4 1TL Rochford Essex South Holland SS4 1TL
  • £24,373 - £40,490 per year
    YEAR
  • John Byrne
  • 020 7105 3499
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Job title: Head of Biology

Salary: MPS - UPS (£24,373 - £40,490) + TLR (£4,781)

Location: Rochford, Essex

Start date: January 2020

Are you an experienced Science teacher looking for a Head of Department role?

Are you a Biology specialist?

Would you like to work in a good school where CPD is personalised and staff well-being is a priority?

Career Teachers are working directly alongside a secondary school in Rochford, Essex to recruit a skilled and talented Head of Biology. The school are looking for a teacher who is capable of delivering outstanding Science lessons to KS3, KS4 and KS5 pupils, in order to demonstrate outstanding practice. You will also be responsible for the leadership of Biology and report directly to the Head of Science. As such, this role would be suitable for an experienced teacher looking to move into leadership, someone with experience as a second-in-charge who is keen to take a step up, or an existing Head of Biology looking for a new challenge. You would be employed directly by the school and this is a permanent position, with the successful candidate starting in January 2020.

The school has been judged as good by Ofsted and benefits from working with an outstanding lead school within the trust. Staff at the school are welcoming and there is a culture of collaboration and teamwork throughout. You will be provided with a comprehensive induction period with the Head of Science to support your transition to the school.

You will:

  • Hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), after completing a PGCE, Graduate Teaching Program (GTP), Bachelor of Education (B.Ed), QTLS or equivalent overseas teaching qualification
  • Be a skilled Biology teacher, capable of delivering high-quality teaching and learning outcomes
  • Be able to enthuse pupils through engaging and interactive lessons
  • Have a dedicated and creative approach when planning lessons and delivering learning activities
  • Differentiate effectively, ensuring that the needs of all learners are met, including those pupils on the EAL and SEN registers
  • Promote positive behaviour in line with the school's values
  • Be committed to your own development and demonstrate a willingness to share good practice
  • Set high expectations of achievement and progress, supporting your pupils to reach their full potential.

If you think you have what it takes to succeed in this or similar roles, please apply here or visit our website - www.careerteachers.co.uk. Alternatively, you can contact Career Teachers on 020 7105 3437

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Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

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