Job Vacancies

Biology Teacher

  • Location: Cheshire West & Chester
  • Duration: Long Term
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Secondary
  • Posted:

Job Description

New Directions are looking to recruit a specialist Biology Teacher in Chester you will be expected to provide a stimulating and academically rigorous teaching of Biology up to A’ level.  If you are able to cover any of the other Science subjects too that would be an advantage but not essential.

You will need to keep up-to-date with current developments in content and methods of the subject, remaining familiar with external examinations requirements providing additional support to other team members as and when required.

All records should be accurately maintained as they will contributing to oral and written assessments, reports and references relating to individual pupils progress.

This school as high behavioural and education expectations for the pupils and you would be expected to uphold these both in and out of the classroom.

NQT are welcome to apply.

As a Biology teacher you’ll be expected to:

  • Teach all areas of your subject specialism
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment
  • Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges
  • Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation
  • Maintain discipline
  • Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils’ development
  • Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
  • Stay up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
  • Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools

Job Specification

Recent statistics from the Teaching Agency show that newly qualifying teachers (NQTs) are leaving university with biology as the most popular of the science degrees (49%).

This trend is proof of biology’s popularity and importance among the science subjects.

We are always on the lookout for the very best teaching talent so we can supply schools with the highest quality teachers.

We are looking to register qualified, experienced and newly qualified biology teachers for a wide range of long and short-term teaching assignments for schools in your local area.

What New Directions Education offers:

  • A dedicated and expert account manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • Preferred supplier to 20 boroughs across the UK
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

We are fully committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. All applicants must undertake a full enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check.

Please contact New Directions Education Ltd, Wirral branch, for more information on this job vacancy, on 0151 515 0822 or click Apply Now to enquire about this job vacancy.

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