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Teacher of Biology - 0.7 FTE

Streatham and Clapham High SchoolLambeth

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding Biology specialist to play a key role in the Biology Department of a highly successful independent day school for girls.

You will teach Biology at KS3, GCSE and A-Level, inspiring excellent attainment in the subject and promoting high standards of teaching and learning. The ability to offer Physics to GCSE would be an advantage.

You will be joining a well-equipped department with seven modern laboratories which are supported by three subject-specific laboratory technicians.

You will need to be a well-qualified graduate with qualified teacher status, or the equivalent gained through experience. If you have excellent subject knowledge, enthusiasm and the ability to inspire, excite and motivate pupils we would be delighted to hear from you.

Why work at Streatham & Clapham High School?

Streatham & Clapham High School is a vibrant, exciting and fulfilling place in which to work.  The School is characterised by a warm, welcoming and supportive atmosphere and new colleagues are supported through a personalised induction programme. Relationships with pupils are respectful, purposeful and warm and teaching staff are highly professional and enthusiastic and include some world leaders in their academic disciplines.

All members of staff benefit from a highly regarded central training and personal development programme and access to a Girls’ Day School Trust wide virtual learning environment that gives opportunity for discussion and exchange of information with colleagues in other Trust schools. Staff are also entitled to an interest-free season ticket loan, reduced BUPA subscription, and free lunches during term time.

For further details and an application form please click the apply button.

The closing date for applications is no later than noon on the 26th of February 2021.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 3rd of March, though the school reserves the right to appoint an exceptional candidate at any stage of the application process.

Streatham & Clapham High School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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