Head of Biology, London

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Streatham and Clapham High SchoolLondon

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Start date: Required from March 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

Streatham & Clapham High School is seeking an enthusiastic, well-qualified and experienced Teacher of Biology to teach Biology at KS3, GCSE and A Level. The Head of Biology will have a passion for teaching, the ability to inspire girls to outperform expectations, and willingness to contribute energetically and enthusiastically to the curricular and co-curricular life of this ambitious and high-achieving school.

Streatham & Clapham High School is a highly successful, academically selective independent day school, located in a delightfully tranquil and leafy oasis of south London. It is in the top tier of UK schools in terms of its A Level and GCSE results and is a vibrant, exciting and fulfilling place in which to work. The teaching staff are highly professional and enthusiastic and includes some world leaders in their academic disciplines. All members of staff value the breadth of education offered by the school and enrich their teaching and broader contributions to the school with their own personal interests and experiences. The leadership team of the school promotes a vision of education that is liberal and humane in its approach, which aims to invigorate tradition with innovation, and which is receptive to new ideas and contributions. 

In addition to excellent facilities and a friendly working environment, we offer a range of benefits, including:

· Competitive salaries 

· Free school lunches

· A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

Details of how to apply may be obtained by clicking apply or by contacting hr@schs.gdst.net (tel. 020 8677 8400).

Closing date: noon, Wednesday 22nd November 2017.

Interviews: Monday 4th December 2017.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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More about Streatham and Clapham High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Senior and Sixth Form, 42 Abbotswood Road, Streatham, London, SW16 1AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 86778400
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Streatham & Clapham High School (SCHS) is a highly successful independent, academically selective school for girls aged 3-18.  It offers an inspiring, enlightened and rigorously challenging education in a lively, vibrant and warmly supportiv...