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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Inner London MPR/UPR + TLR 2b (£5,019 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Would you like to join a school where people are valued, thrive and make positive contributions?

We wish to appoint an experienced teacher to lead and manage the Biology subject area within the Science Faculty from September 2023 or sooner.

The successful candidate will be a committed and experienced teacher, who is a highly effective classroom practitioner, and has management aspirations within the subject area.

Biology is very well taught at Prendergast School and is a popular subject choice amongst our students at key Stage 5. The successful candidate will be joining a very strong team of teachers who enjoy working together to develop a love of learning in our students through all key stages.

Prendergast School is an Outstanding 11-16 Girls School with a mixed 6th Formand benefits from being part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools. It is one of the most successful schools in Lewisham. Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education in Lewisham for over 130 years.The school currently holds the NACE Award, the Wellbeing Award and the GoldArtsmarkAward.

What the school offers its staff

We are committed to providing excellent CPD and all new staff complete a comprehensive and supportive induction programme. The successful candidate will also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and across the Federation.

You will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff and school leadership team who have students’ wellbeing, development and progress as their core purpose.

We are dedicated to creating a work environmentthatourcolleaguescan enjoy,ourstudents can benefit from, and where work complements life. For this reason, we encourage everyone to discuss with us their flexible working requirements during the recruitment process so that we can find the best working solution for them and their role.

Interviews: Thursday 2 February 2023

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all employees are required to have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.
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About Prendergast School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1007 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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