Teacher of Science (maternity cover) Teign School, Newton Abbot, Devon

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher to join our successful Science Department. The successful candidate will be an effective classroom practitioner and will be expected to contribute fully to the ethos and culture of this flourishing Department.

The successful candidate will ideally be able to teach Biology at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5, but all Science disciplines considered.

We welcome applications from applicants who are able to offer a full-time or part-time teaching commitment.

Essential educational requirements

Good degree level qualification in a relevant Science discipline.


Essential qualifications

Good degree level qualification in a relevant Science discipline.


Enthusiasm for teaching all aspects of Science

Essential skills and experience

Excellent subject knowledge in general Science and a specific Science to KS5.

An effective practitioner who is familiar with and able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies to engage and motivate students across the age and ability range.

Up to date knowledge of current developments in Science and familiarity with national strategies and new specifications.

Able to use assessment for learning and data to improve student performance.

Employee benefits

relevant, effective CPD to allow appropriate career progression

About Teign School

Chudleigh Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 3JG
Teign School website (opens in a new window)