Head of Biology

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Secondary Teacher, Key Stage 3 & 4, Key Stage 5, Department Head
South East England
Southend, Other Essex
Salary Description:
£22,467 - £38,633 + TLR 2b £4,734 per annum Relocation package & R&R consider
Job Paths 4 U
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This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Teacher of Biology with sound specialism knowledge looking for career progression to take on the role of Head of Subject. Applicants must have excellent communication skills to teach throughout the age and ability range, including A Level. The successful candidate will be joining a 'Good’ school and a faculty passionate about their students and about those students succeeding and achieving their 'Personal Best’. In return the successful candidate can expect a well resourced department which has undergone a £550,000 refurbishment,

Laboratories equipped with the latest technologies including interactive whiteboards, teaching wall and teacher’s demonstration area, commitment to continuing professional development, opportunity for further progression and an extensive support programme.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attend faculty meetings
  • Manage the development of schemes of work and associated resources that meet statutory requirements and maximise student achievement
  • Monitor the progress, achievement and attainment of students within the subject area
  • Ensure relevant subject staff are assessing students on a regular basis and are adopting the best practices of AfL
  • Assist the Head of Faculty in monitoring the performance of relevant subject teachers through lesson observations and work sampling
  • Liaise with other professionals such as the Head of Faculty, the SENCO, LSAs etc.

Minimum requirements:

  • Qualified teacher status
  • Graduate in subject or related subjects
  • Evidence of recent leadership and management professional development
  • Significant teaching experience within the secondary phase
  • Knowledge and understanding of KS3 and KS4

Relocation package & R&R considered

Closing Date: 15th August 2018

Start Date: September 2018

Interviews: ASAP

Contact: Neha at Job Paths 4 U

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Tel: 0116 218 3355
Contact: Neha

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