Advert for the position of Biology Teacher
PERMANENT POSITION - Required from 1st January 2020
The Governors of Flixton Girls School are seeking to appoint an inspiring, dynamic and well-qualified individual with high expectations and standards to join our Science Department.
The successful candidate will be required to deliver schemes of work across Biology, Chemistry and Physics through Key Stages 3 & 4; and in addition, A Level Biology at Key Stage 5.
At FGS we inspire girls and staff to discover their talents and fulfil their potential through our founding principles of aspiration, empowerment and excellence. These principles are at the heart of life at FGS, ensuring that each individual is able to achieve their personal best. Exceptional opportunities encourage girls of all abilities, interests and aptitudes to develop their individual characters and talents and to fulfil their dreams and aspirations.
In choosing Flixton Girls School you will be joining a school that is well respected in its local community and has a national reputation for work in many areas.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a forward thinking, high achieving “can do” culture.
If you wish to be considered for this vacancy you should complete the enclosed application form. In addition, you are asked to submit a concise letter of application. This should be typed or word-processed and should not exceed two pages in length. Your letter should describe how your experience and particular achievements make you a strong candidate for this position.
Applications are welcomed from NQT’s.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age.
Please note that only applications on the school’s application form will be considered. Candidates who submit a CV only will not be shortlisted. Additional sheets may be attached to the back of the application form if there is insufficient space.
Completed applications should be returned, unfolded, to:
Mrs J Buckley
HR Officer/ Personal Assistant to Headteacher
Flixton Girls School
Manchester M41 5DR
Email completed application forms to - firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 0161 912 2949
The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 14th October 2019. Please ensure that you put the correct postage on the envelope as this could result in your application not being considered due to late arrival. Please supply a stamped, self-addressed envelope if an acknowledgement is required.
If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, regretfully you must assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion, in which case the Governors would like to thank you for your time and interest in the school.
Unfortunately, we are unable to provide individual feedback to candidates on unsuccessful applications.
Flixton Girls School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in the commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing Date: 12 Noon on Monday 14th October 2019
Interview Date: TBC - but during the week commencing 14th October 2019
Applications will only be accepted on fully completed application forms.