Job Title: Teacher of Biology
Contract Length: Permanent
Contract Type: Full time
Salary: UPS/MPS + OLW
Accountable to: Head of Department
About the role
The core purpose of this post is to commit to excellence at The Heathland School. Central to our mission statement is our firm belief that students learn best within a secure, well-disciplined learning environment that provides a broad and balanced curriculum. We challenge our students to become ambitious learners who strive for excellence and the highest levels of achievement across all school life.
This post is important to the subject outcomes of our pupils and their continuing success. Teachers are the driving force behind subject development and hence, impact widely on the academic outcomes of the School. The successful candidate will be line managed by the Head of Department.
Teachers must reflect and be positive thinkers and be able to identify methods in which teaching and learning can be enhanced, across all phases. It is expected that the successful candidate will consistently plan and deliver lessons to an expected standard within the department.
We are looking for an innovative and forward–looking individual who can inspire students and contribute fully to building confidence, encouraging pupils to come out of their comfort zone, academic rigour and a curiosity for this subject.
Our staff are important to us. We know that without great staff, our children will not be as successful. Therefore, professional development is key to our success, we grow, develop and nurture our staff. We have a wide variety of in house and external professional learning and development.