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Head of Biology

Kingswood Senior SchoolBath and North East Somerset

At Kingswood, we believe in the power and importance of truly holistic education.  We value inspirational teaching and learning in a caring, supportive and inclusive community, where academic achievement and high standards are combined with a sense of responsibility and service.

For September 2022 we are looking for a well-qualified and highly experienced teacher to lead a strong and successful Biology Department and set a vision to inspire, manage and develop the provision of a broad and balanced curriculum.

With three well equipped modern laboratories, a lecture theatre and two prep rooms, the Biology department strives to emphasise pupils’ learning by carrying out experiments and bringing the subject to life. 

The post provides an excellent opportunity for an outstanding individual to play a major role in ensuring that all students at Kingswood are supported in achieving high levels of academic success.  The successful candidate will also be expected to show commitment in contribution to the wider life of the school.   

In return we offer a competitive benefits package and a supportive and exciting educational environment in which colleagues can develop, thrive and make a difference to the hearts and minds of young people.   

For further details and to register, please visit the Employment Opportunities section of our website: or from the HR Department, email or telephone 01225 734350, or direct to  

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 5th January 2022, midday

Kingswood is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

As an equal opportunities employer, Kingswood School is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership.

We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Kingswood School.

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