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Head of Biology

Rossall SchoolLancashire

Required for September 2021

Rossall School is among the most successful and prestigious independent boarding and day schools in the North West with flourishing pupil numbers.

A dynamic, inspiring, and experienced practitioner is required to lead the Biology Department from September 2021. The Head of Biology will possess a desire and commitment to raise achievement and have the ability to oversee the planning and delivery of interesting and varied lessons within the department employing a range of high quality, effective approaches to teaching and learning with a great deal of success.

The successful applicant will be an outstanding teacher able to teach Biology up to A Level standard, with a strong commitment to ensuring that all pupils within the department achieve excellent examination results (from a value-added perspective) and develop into accomplished scientists. Knowledge of the International Baccalaureate is desirable as is the experience of supporting Oxbridge applicants, though neither are essential.

Further details of the post can be found on the website www.rossallschool.org.uk

To apply, please complete the application form available on the School website.  Your letter of application should be addressed to the Headmaster and clearly outline your suitability for the role with reference to the Job Description and Person Specification.

Send your completed application to the Headmaster c/o

Mrs Stephanie Capstick, Head of HR and Compliance

Rossall School, Broadway, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 8JW

Email: hr@rossall.org.uk

Closing date:  Monday 12th April 2021 at noon.

Rossall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. An enhanced DBS clearance will be undertaken by the School.

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