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Teacher of Biology

Mayfield SchoolEast Sussex

We are seeking an enthusiastic and well-qualified graduate to teach Biology throughout the School. The successful candidate will have a good degree in a relevant discipline and possess excellent subject knowledge. The ability to teach another subject to either KS3 or GCSE would be advantageous. This position will suit an NQT (capable of teaching to A Level and Oxbridge standard with training and support), someone looking for their first move or a more experienced teacher.

The Biology Department at Mayfield is dynamic, stimulating and high achieving. There are three well-equipped Biology laboratories on the ground floor of the Science block. Teaching is supported by a team of experienced and dedicated technicians. Biology is consistently one of the School’s most successful subjects at both GCSE and A Level, regularly achieving outstanding results, and a proven track records of girls going on to study Sciences, medicine and veterinary at Universities around the world.

Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged

11-18 situated in the beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick. The School is an inclusive international community with a tradition of academic achievement and a holistic approach to education. We welcome applications from equally diverse and creative teachers. The School has a tradition of academic achievement with impressive GCSE and A Level results, a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and an enviable reputation for pastoral care.

We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. All staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School. Accommodation may be available.

Closing date: Thursday 20 May 2021

Interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter, although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

Please follow the link below to the School’s website for more information. Alternatively, contact Ms K Brennan Head of HR by e-mail for further details and our requisite application form.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

The School is an equal opportunities employer.

Consistently outstanding Inspection Reports.  Excellent in every area in October 2018.

Charity Registration No. 1047503

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