Teacher of Biology, Hampshire

Closing date:Expiring today

Lord Wandsworth CollegeHampshire

Date posted:
Start date: November 2019 or January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Lord Wandsworth College seeks to appoint a Teacher of Biology for November 2019 or January 2020 (optional start date) for maternity cover.

Applications are invited from experienced and enthusiastic candidates, with an excellent degree in a directly relevant subject, to teach throughout the College and to join this thriving and dynamic department. Formal teaching qualifications are not essential, however, proven teaching experience would be a distinct advantage. NQTs are also welcome to apply.

Lord Wandsworth College is one of the country’s leading co-educational boarding and day Colleges for approximately 635 pupils aged 11-18. Set within 1,200 acres of its own farmland on the North Hampshire/Surrey border, Lord Wandsworth College offers a rich education designed to allow its pupils to flourish in a rapidly changing and challenging 21st-century world. A pioneering character education programme overarches the excellent academic, co-curricular and pastoral provision, through which countless opportunities are created for all pupils to develop the qualities and attitudes of mind needed to lead successful and fulfilled lives, now and in the future.

The Biology Department is highly successful, well-resourced and has its own suite of laboratories, as well as resource areas and prep rooms. Each laboratory is equipped with wireless internet access and data projectors. At GCSE, both double-award and triple-science options are taught, and the subject is very popular at A Level. In 2020, all three sciences will move into a state-of-the-art Science Block.

This is a full-time temporary post and the successful applicant will be expected to contribute fully to the co-curricular and pastoral life of the boarding school.

The College offers a competitive salary scale and package. 

For full details and to complete an online application form, please visit: https://lordwandsworthcollege.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/1729043?cid=1787  

Deadline: Tuesday 17th September 2019

Interviews: Week Commencing 23rd September 2019 

Any enquiries should be addressed to the HR Recruitment and Compliance Coordinator Jack Richmond on 01256 860316 or richmondj@lordwandsworth.org  

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check and references. We are an equal opportunities employer. Lord Wandsworth College is a registered charity (Number: 1143359) providing outstanding caring education for boys and girls since 1912.


More about Lord Wandsworth College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Long Sutton, Hook, Hampshire, RG29 1TB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1256 860217
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