Teacher of Science (Biology Specialist), Co Durham

Closing date:

Durham Johnston Comprehensive SchoolCo Durham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (£22,692 - £38,633)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We need an outstanding teacher to join our high-achieving Science department. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to teach KS3, KS4 and KS5 Science and the ability to teach Biology up to KS5 would be an advantage.

Durham Johnston is a truly comprehensive school with very high levels of achievement in the heart of Durham City. If you enjoy teaching students of all abilities, and want to be part of exciting times in an outstanding school, we would like to hear from you. This post is suitable for both new entrants to the profession and established teachers seeking to widen their experience or return to the classroom from promoted posts. 

Application Process

Click the 'apply now' button to download our application form & applicant information pack. 

Please read the ‘Information for Candidates’ attachment and email your application form and cover letter (answering the questions outlined in the information pack) to Tina Flanagan at recruitment@durhamjohnston.org.uk 

For more information about the position, please contact Rosslyn McFadden (Deputy Headteacher) or Deborah Coleman (Subject Leader for Science). 

“Durham Johnston Comprehensive School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check”.

Closing date: 11.30 a.m. on Tuesday 20th March 2018

Crossgate Moor, Durham City DH1 4SU
Tel: 0191 384 3887 Fax: 0191 375 3020
NOR 1,600: including 350 in the VI Form
Headteacher: Andrew O'Sullivan

Job location

More about Durham Johnston Comprehensive School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Crossgate Moor, Durham, County Durham, DH1 4SU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 384 3887
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