Head of Biology

Dr Challoner's High School, Amersham, Buckinghamshire


Job details

Subject Biology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 3 to Upper pay range 3, £22,995 to £41,635

Job summary

We are looking for a dedicated and passionate Head of Biology to build on the excellent work of our current HOD, who is relocating. The Biology department at Dr Challoner’s High School is a popular, dynamic and very successful department which exemplifies the values and ethos of the Science Faculty and the school, from the teaching of innovative lessons that inspire intellectual curiosity to exciting enrichment opportunities.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in Biology and QTS

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Please refer to our full job description at www.challonershigh.com

Employee benefits

TLR 2.2

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1224 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Dr Challoner's High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email adele.cook@challonershigh.com

About Dr Challoner's High School

Dr Challoner's High School is a leading selective state grammar school for girls, with a strong academic tradition and an ambitious outlook for the future. The school has a broad vision for education and is characterised by a highly purposeful pursuit of personal bests with a keen sense of fun bubbling under the surface. Challoner’s girls are articulate, courteous, sparky, hard-working and achieve highly in all areas. The school is graded Outstanding by Ofsted and gained the Exceptional Schools Award.

School location

Cokes Lane, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 9QB