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Teacher of Biology (0.5)

Salary:        £25,627-£35,779 (FTE) M1-M6 Sixth Form Teachers Pay Scale (dependent on experience) (pro-rata)

Closing date: Friday 10th June 2016

Job starts:   September 2016


Tech City College is a brand new Aspirations Academies Post-16 STEM specialist College. We are committed to raising students’ aspirations so that all young people reach their fullest potential and achieve the success they desire. Tech City is a small and friendly College with big ambitions. We aim to educate and train the next generation of scientists, engineers, technicians, entrepreneurs and innovators. We are looking for skilled teachers who are passionate and enthusiastic to work with the best in the industry to ensure our students gain invaluable practical, professional and personal skills through the bold new curriculum called Aspirations Portfolio.

We are looking to appoint a teacher of Biology with the ability to deliver high quality lessons and achieve excellent results. This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Head of Faculty to establish and design the curriculum and student offer.

The successful candidates for this role will:

  • Be a passionate teacher with a genuine love of their subject(s) enthusiastic about helping young people succeed
  • Have high expectations of behaviour and academic progress, having energy and creativity to make a significant contribution to the whole college
  • Hold relevant Qualified Teacher Status and an undergraduate degree.
  • Have experience of teaching A level Biology. We also welcome applications from high quality NQTs.
  • Have a proven track record of successful learning and teaching and have the ability to draw upon their professional/educational background to demonstrate their ability to successfully teach to A level (Level 3) standard.

Applications are welcome from qualified, experienced teachers and also from well qualified graduates seeking an opportunity to train as a teacher.

In return we will offer you a competitive salary, respect, trust and confidence in your ability to do the job.

Tech City College as part of the Aspirations Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Completed applications should be sent to Mrs D McSween, Director of Operations at quoting the position in the email header.

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