Teacher of Biology

King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford, Chelmsford, Essex

Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Biology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Required for September 2020, a well-qualified, enthusiastic Teacher of Biology to teach at KS3, KS4 and A Level, at this selective boys’ state school with a mixed Sixth Form and an exceptional academic and extra-curricular reputation. The Department achieves outstanding results and we are seeking an excellent classroom practitioner and a passionate advocate for their subject. The post offers an exciting opportunity for a qualified teacher at any stage in their career. We would also consider a strong graduate looking to become qualified whilst working at KEGS. Any candidates also interested in teaching another subject would be equally welcome to apply. A recruitment incentive could be available for an exceptional candidate.

Essential educational requirements

A graduate with a relevant degree.

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status (or a willingness to become qualified during the first year at KEGS).

Essential skills and experience

· The ability to communicate a genuine passion for their subject and the capacity to teach to a very high level.
· Strong subject knowledge (to allow confident teaching to A level standard).
· A record of securing strong examination outcomes (unless the person is a new entrant to the profession).
· A genuine passion for engaging with young people of all ages and to establish positive relationships including with disengaged students.
· An interest in contemporary thinking regarding effective teaching and learning.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1128 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@kegs.org.uk

About King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford

School location

Broomfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 3SX