Teacher of Biology, Wakefield

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Wakefield Girls' High SchoolWakefield

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Start date: September 2018, or sooner if possible.
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for an inspirational and enthusiastic teacher to join our thriving and highly successful Biology Department in September 2018, or sooner if possible.    

The successful candidate will teach Biology to highly motivated students across key stages 3 and 4, with the ability to teach up to A Level desirable. There may also be the opportunity to teach Chemistry and Physics up to Year 9.  

We aim to offer varied and stimulating courses, based largely on practical work, using a wide range of resources. The Biology Department is well-equipped with three specialist laboratories, one further teaching room, a resources area and a specialist preparation room with its own technician. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to work with talented pupils and dedicated staff.  

Applications are equally welcome from newly qualified teachers (for whom statutory induction would be provided) or from more experienced applicants.  

The position is part time, working 0.70 FTE and permanent.  Salary is MPS/UPS + a Wakefield Supplement. The Teachers’ Pension Scheme is also applicable.  

As part of our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, the successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.   

Further details and an application form can be obtained from our website www.wgsf.org.uk or the Head, Wakefield Girls’ High School, Wentworth Street, Wakefield WF1 2QS.  

Tel: 01924 231609. Email: headpa@wghsss.org.uk  

Applications by CV will not be accepted.  

Closing date for applications: 4pm Friday, 26th January 2018.

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More about Wakefield Girls' High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Wentworth Street, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2QS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 372490
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Wakefield Girls' High School, a selective independent school for girls aged 11-18, first opened its doors in 1878, at a time when the educational and social emancipation of women was accelerating. It occupies an extensive site in a conservation area ...