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Job details
Employer Wilmslow High School
Location Cheshire East
Salary Main or upper pay range
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 01.09.2017


Wilmslow High  School

Holly Road

Wilmslow, SK9 1LZ

School age range: 11-18

Number on roll: 2,006 including 486 sixth form (11 - 18)

Salary range: Main or Upper Pay Range  

Start date:  1st September 2017   

Teacher of Science (Biology)

An opportunity has arisen within Wilmslow High School’s highly successful, well-organised and forward-thinking science team.  The post is to cover a maternity leave and will last until 31st August 2018.   The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic team member who has the knowledge and skills required to support and develop the team’s performance, teaching science at KS3 and biology at KS4. In addition, they will actively involve themselves in the 'team' approach that is a feature of Science Education at Wilmslow High School. The post is full-time.

The successful candidate will:

· be a professional and enthusiastic teacher

· have the ability to teach at Key Stages 3 and 4  

· contribute to the sense of excitement about science that our community has

· have a knowledge of, and willingness to take responsibility for promoting, high standards of literacy, articulacy and the correct use of standard English, whatever the teacher's specialist subject

Young people only get one chance at education; therefore, at Wilmslow High School we are committed to the pursuit of excellence for every student, every day. We do this through our dedication to learning, by being guided by values and in striving to serve.

We endeavour to preserve a happy and caring environment that is rooted in our core values, and in which staff and students can flourish, whilst challenging ourselves to pursue excellence for all our students. The school is set in extensive grounds, ideally positioned between the thriving city of Manchester and the open countryside of the Peak District.

Closing date:  Wednesday 22nd March 2017 at 12 noon

Interview date: Monday 27th March 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to respect this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

Application packs are available on line at or 

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Holly Road
United Kingdom
+44 1625 536858