The Senior Leadership Team wish to appoint a well-qualified Biology Teacher to join the successful Science department. Recent experience of teaching at KS3 and 4 is essential along with the commitment to promote a vibrant learning environment and to prepare pupils effectively for GCSE. The ability to teach combined sciences to KS3 would be an advantage.
Cranmore is at an exciting stage in its development with a growing Senior School. Science is taught by specialist teachers from the start of the Upper Prep School (Years 4, 5 and 6) with Biology, Chemistry and Physics being taught separately from Year 6. Currently, there are 260 pupils in Years 4 to 8. This will rise to 300+, with the addition of another three Year 9 forms in September 2022, forming our first GCSE cohort in Summer 2025. This is an excellent opportunity for a Biology specialist to contribute to the existing success of the Science department and to be instrumental in advancing Biology teaching.
The department already benefits from three purpose built science laboratories and a dedicated prep room. There are 2 full time members of staff, one part time and a science technician. A planning application is underway for the construction of a science and technology building within the school grounds with completion scheduled for September 2022.
Cranmore presents a thoroughly up-to-date and superbly equipped independent school on a magnificent 25 acre campus in the heart of Surrey. Having taught pupils to the age of 13 for 50 years, in September 2019, Cranmore joined the Effingha...