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Teacher of Biology

Chelmsford County High School for Girls, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1RW

This job expired on 20 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 4:00pm

  • Date listed

    16 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (At least 16 weeks)

Salary

UQ1 £18,419 to UPS3 £41,604

Teacher of Biology job summary

Chelmsford County High School for Girls is one of the most successful girls’ selective schools in the country. This is, therefore, a wonderful opportunity for a well-qualified Biology teacher, to join a thriving and dynamic Department, with motivated students, dedicated staff and excellent facilities. We are seeking a strong classroom practitioner, who is passionate about Biology and has the ability to inspire students to success.

To complement the ethos of the department, to develop students who are good biologists rather than simply meeting the needs of an examination, we welcome applications from individuals who believe in students achieving their full potential.

All teachers within the department have excellent subject knowledge and training. This position is also an excellent opportunity for trainee teachers/graduates who possess a real passion for the subject.

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About Chelmsford County High School for Girls

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1049 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact email
hmcgrath@cchs.co.uk

Located in Chelmsford, Essex, Chelmsford County High School for Girls is a selective grammar school for girls aged 11-18. Founded in 1906, it currently has around 900 students.

In early 2011, Chelmsford County High School for Girls converted to academy status. It has seen extensive expansion and development over the years, and recently established a new languages centre.

Chelmsford County High School for Girls has a wide catchment area and high standards for entry. The school does not produce an in-house entrance exam for prospective Year 7 students, instead using the CEM test also in use by a number of other grammar schools. CCHS accepts new entrants to its Sixth Form, with the admissions criteria here being based on GCSE results.

The secondary school has a strong reputation for academic excellence. It maintains this by providing its students with not only a high-quality core curriculum, but also a wide range of extra-curricular activities.

Ofsted report

“The school makes excellent use of triple specialist status to improve facilities and curricular opportunities and to forge links with the local community. The school’s partnership with others is highly develop, particularly its links with business, industry and higher education. The school is a founder member of the Consortium for School Improvement, a local group that pioneered the ‘leading from the middle’ programme, which ensures that leadership is strong at all levels.”

Arranging a visit to Chelmsford County High School for Girls

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please email Helen McGrath, hmcgrath@cchs.co.uk to arrange a suitable time.

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