Head of Biology The Bridge Academy, London

Job description

The primary objective of this role is to lead teaching and learning of Biology up to KS5, and to ensure excellent outcomes for students.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Provide expertise subject knowledge for all key stages in Biology.

2. Produce and monitor high quality resources/assessment and support other members of the department who are producing resources for Biology.

3. Monitor and support the quality of teaching and learning for Biology, including lesson drop in(s), data analysis and liaison with others.

4. Keep records of Practical Assessment Groups (PAGS), and ensure all trackers are up to date and accurate.

5. Support members of the department regarding the curriculum and lead Ofqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) meetings regarding Biology.

6. Organise mandatory field trips for Biology.

7. Play a key role in the organisation of Science week.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant specialist qualifications and experience in your subject specialism.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Leadership skills and proven excellence as a Biology classroom practitioner at secondary level across the ability range. (Up to KS5).

Employee benefits

The TLR for this position is 2b.

Please refer to the Information Pack on our website for a list of our employee benefits.

About The Bridge Academy

We are an Academy on a mission: to ensure that every student can succeed at a good university or equivalent, thrive in their chosen field and live a great life. Our core values of Hard Work, Integrity and Kindness underpin everything that we do, and from the moment our students arrive at The Bridge Academy we ask them to live these values 100% of the time.

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