Biology Teacher

The Priory CofE Voluntary Aided School, Dorking, Surrey


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Biology, Science
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635

Job summary

We are looking for a highly motivated full time Biology Teacher, with an excellent subject knowledge who can combine academic rigour and achievement with a passion for the subject.
The Science Department is made up of a high achieving supportive team of science teachers.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach across all key stages including the opportunity to teach A level and compliment this dynamic and forward-thinking department.

The Priory School is a successful and happy 11-19 Church of England Voluntary Aided school of 700 students, with an exceptionally positive school culture. We are rightly proud of our ‘outstanding’ SIAMS judgement and our recent ‘good’ Ofsted judgement. We have an excellent CPD programme for all and in-house provision for recently qualified teachers. We are keen to recruit the right person to develop and deliver a truly inspirational education to our students.
At The Priory School, our Christian distinctiveness is embodied in our core values of Wisdom, Dignity, Hope and Community and our mission is ‘Educating for Life in All its Fullness’. Our school is the embodiment of a Church school for the community, and not a faith school for the faithful.
If you wish to join a school that is destined for even greater things, working in an environment where your professional development and well-being are continuously supported, then we would welcome your application which should be submitted by no later than noon on Thursday 28 May. Interviews will be Friday 29 May 2020.

Employee benefits

No agencies. The successful applicant will benefit from a £1000 welcome remuneration after completion of one term.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 739 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Priory CofE Voluntary Aided School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About The Priory CofE Voluntary Aided School

The school has 700 students including a Sixth Form. We benefit from fantastic facilities which are set to improve further due to our expansion programme as student numbers grow. One of two secondary schools in the town of Dorking, we aim to provide inspirational teaching in a caring and supportive environment. Our Christian ethos and distinctiveness sets us apart from other schools and our inclusive approach means we welcome staff and students from all backgrounds.

School location

West Bank, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 3DG