• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    10 May 2021 at 11:00pm

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Biology, Science
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

Are you a Teacher of Biology looking for the next stage in your career?

Would you like to work in a well-resourced and successful Science Department?

The Science Department at FBA has a vacancy for a Head of Biology. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented teacher to develop as a leader in a supportive and experienced department. You will plan and lead the teaching of Biology curricula across the key stages and work with motivated students. Biology is very popular at A-level and many students advance to study related subjects at university.

We are looking for someone who is:
• Passionate about Biology and the teaching of Science
• Able to plan creatively for high quality teaching, learning and assessment
• Able to deliver highly effective and engaging lessons
• Able to motivate and inspire students
• Organised and efficient
• Motivated to challenge and help develop amazing young women

What we can offer you:
• Excellent professional development and opportunities for promotion
• The opportunity to work with and learn from an outstanding team of experienced teachers in a friendly department
• The opportunity to teach at Key Stage 3 and Key stage 4 and Key Stage 5
• Students who are enthusiastic and keen to progress
• A fantastic school community set in beautiful grounds
• The opportunity to develop links with schools in other countries

Head of Biology
Full Time - Permanent
incl. Outer London Weighting
Required for September 2021
Email: recruitment@fbaok.co.uk
Tel: 01708 447368
Numbers on roll: 1423

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1354 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email

About The Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls

The Frances Bardsley Academy is a thriving, oversubscribed and highly successful, comprehensive school for girls aged 11-18. We were again judged as good by OFSTED in 2019 and are part of the LIFE Education Trust.

As founding school of the dynamic LIFE Education Trust we work collaboratively with schools in Havering and Essex and are fully committed to the LIFE vision: “Dare to Achieve.”
We believe in helping staff and students achieve their personal best and are keen to recruit the very best talent for our Trust. If you share our passion for challenging, improving and making our schools the best, we’d love to hear from you.

At FBA, the students are a joy to teach and you will be part of a positive environment, with inspiring and supportive colleagues who strive for excellence.

School location

Brentwood Road, Romford, Essex, RM1 2RR

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