The Portsmouth Grammar School is a leading co-educational school located in the historic heart of Portsmouth. The school is an IB World School and offers the IB Diploma alongside A Level.
This vacancy represents an outstanding opportunity for a well-qualified graduate in Biology to teach in a key department in this excellent school, which is renowned for its scientific tradition.
Applications are invited for this full-time post, to start from September 2018.
The school seeks a subject specialist, who inspires young people with their passion for Biology and for teaching, and ensures all pupils reach their full potential. Applications are invited from all those who meet the above criteria, whether they are newly qualified, or more experienced teachers or have yet to commence teacher training.
The school offers excellent training and support to teachers at all stages of their career. PGS teachers convey passion for their subject and seek to maximise progress by knowing their pupils well and adapting their teaching accordingly.
In addition to teaching Biology throughout the Senior School, the opportunity to teach some Chemistry and Physics at Key Stage 3 may also be available for a suitably qualified candidate. Prior experience of the IB Diploma is not required.
The successful applicant will be expected to contribute fully to the pastoral and co-curricular life of the Biology department and PGS.
PGS is committed to safeguarding children and the successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure DBS check.