Teacher of Biology

St Francis Xavier's College, Liverpool, Merseyside, L25 6EG

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  • Expected start date

    4 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    28 September 2022 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    8 September 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

M1 to M6 / UP1 to UP3

Additional allowances

Teacher of Biology – Science. Required for January 2023

Teacher of Biology job summary

Teacher of Biology: January 2023

We are seeking to appoint a highly competent Biology teacher with a degree related to Biology or an equivalent qualification. It is desirable for the new appointee to be academically capable of teaching chemistry up to A-Level and have successful experience in teaching other sciences and combined (Trilogy) science. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and inspirational teacher with a love of their subject to join the college.

The successful applicant will be an excellent and innovative classroom practitioner and is expected to be able to teach Science across the ability and age range. 

● Knowledge of current curriculum developments in the subject and their implications; 

● Good knowledge and understanding of current educational thinking; 

● Good understanding of how children learn and how to raise standards of ● Ability to build and sustain professional standards and relationships with students 

● Ability to contribute towards creating a safe and protective environment 

● A passion for education and making a difference; 

● Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines; 

● Energy, enthusiasm, good sense of humour 

● Emotional maturity and resilience in dealing with challenging behaviours 

Safeguarding of our pupils is a priority, all posts are subject to enhanced DBS disclosures This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020) and will be subject to an enhanced DBS certificate with a children’s barred list check. You will also be required to complete a criminal self-disclosure form if you are short-listed for the post.’

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About St Francis Xavier's College

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1083 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0151 288 1000

St Francis Xavier’s College, founded in 1842, is a Catholic Converter Academy with a co-educational Sixth Form with a strong academic tradition and 1000 pupils across KS3/4. The Sixth Form has strong collaborative links with partner schools across the city.

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