Head of Biology, West London

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Rivers AcademyWest London

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Outer London MPS/UPS plus TLR2A
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Head of Biology 

Pay Scale: Outer London MPS/UPS  

Contract: Permanent 

Start date: September 2018 

We are looking for an exceptional individual to play an important role in our unique and growing Academy. The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher of Biology and will also play an important pastoral role in leading an Academic Mentoring (Tutor) group.  

It will be an exciting opportunity for an NQT or someone wishing to further develop their career, to become a Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) or Aspirant Lead Practitioner/Lead Practitioner (paid on the Lead Practitioner (Leadership) payscale).  As Head of Biology, you would play a key role in further developing the curriculum and pedagogy in Biology, other subjects and across the Academy/Teaching School Alliance.  

With great students, an outstanding and supportive team of staff and an Academy in a well-connected location just 18 minutes on the train from Clapham Junction, Rivers offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, talented individual looking to develop their career.  

As part of the successful and growing Aspirations Academies Trust we are a part of the newly designated NCTL Teaching School Alliance. You would be joining us at a very exciting time and become part of a vibrant learning community that will offer you fantastic opportunities for CPD, career development, future promotions and for you to be able to make your mark. As a Lead Practitioner / Aspirant Lead Practitioner you would play a key role in this work. 

Closing date: 9am, Thursday 22nd March 2018 

Interviews: Tuesday 27th March – Thursday 29th March 2018 

The AAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in its academies.

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More about Rivers Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Tachbrook Road, Feltham, Middlesex, TW14 9PE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 890 0245
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Rivers Academy West London is a co-educational, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form in Feltham, Greater London. The school became an Aspirations Academy in 2013, joining a small group of schools operated by the Aspirations Academies T...