Teacher of Biology, Kent

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Hillview School for GirlsKent

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Start date: Required for April/September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking a Biology teacher with an ability to teach across the sciences, who is passionate about developing creative and engaging pedagogical approaches and has the ability/experience to deliver Biology to A Level. 

You will have the ability to:

• Inspire learners studying Biology to achieve high levels of success.

• Work as part of a dynamic team to secure outstanding outcomes.

• Have the ability to teach across Science specialisms at KS3 and KS4.

• Support the development of extra-curricular Science provision.

In return, we offer an exciting and rewarding place to work; where staff enjoy working within a modern science block with students that are keen to learn and achieve and appreciate their teachers’ dedication and support. Our high expectations and aspirations for our students has placed the school, repeatedly over time, as one of the highest achieving non-selective schools in Kent. 

The wellbeing of our staff is the foundation on which we build our success. To support this, appropriate and relevant CPD opportunities are available to all staff. Hillview has long-running success in supporting teachers through their first years in education.

In addition, to support working parents, we have an onsite nursery that caters for children 6months to pre-school age that was judged Outstanding by Ofsted in October 2017. This service is subsidised for Hillview School staff and charges are very advantageous. We also have a modern onsite gym that is free for staff to join. 

Hillview staff who have worked at the school for at least 2 years are given priority places in years 7 to 11 regardless of their proximity to the school.

Closing date: 9.00am on 27th January 2020

Please note, applications may be considered whilst the post is being advertised. Hillview School reserves the right to close the advert earlier than the stated deadline.

Hillview School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

More about Hillview School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Brionne Gardens, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2HE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1732 352793
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