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Woodbridge High School

Woodbridge High School

Teacher of Biology

Required for January, April or September start 2019

Teacher of Biology

MS (OLA)

Woodbridge High School is a successful school situated in the heart of Woodford Green, North East London.  It is fully comprehensive with an ethnically and socially diverse intake. The school has a strong and distinctive ethos of ‘Pride in Achievement’ and enjoys an excellent reputation within the local community. The outstanding 6th form achieves impressive results year after year. We are currently looking for teacher of Biology to join our team.

The Science department offers:

  • A 3yr KS4 programme of study with both triple science and double science offered to students.
  • The opportunity to deliver your subject specialism from Y9 onwards.
  • Good results at GCSE and at A Level across the department.
  • A strong emphasis on practical work in all subjects at all key stages.
  • Rising numbers of students at KS5 for Biology (c.20 per subject).
  • Well-resourced departmental schemes of learning with access to e-text books and differentiated materials.
  • The opportunity to be a creative practitioner of science teaching
  • A supportive and expanding department including a committed team of technicians.
  • A comprehensive NQT programme is available
  • An inspirational Head of Department who will work with you as you become an outstanding teacher.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have a strong belief in comprehensive education
  • Have the ability to deliver excellent student outcomes
  • Be an innovative and inspirational teacher
  • Be committed to their personal and professional development
  • Make a positive contribution to the school’s distinctive ethos
  • Have the experience of teaching a full age and ability range.
  • Have the ability to teach Physics or Chemistry to A Level
  • Expertise in using ICT for Learning would be an advantage

Woodbridge High School offers you:

  • The opportunity to work in a highly regarded school
  • A welcoming and friendly staff body
  • Motivated, well-behaved and friendly students
  • Opportunities for rapid career development and promotion
  • Access to state of the art sports and leisure facilities
  • Tailored professional development and training
  • A comprehensive staff wellbeing package

Woodbridge High School is committed to working with local schools and leads on many aspects of school improvement and inter-school development. We would like you to consider being part of our team at this exciting time in our development.

The school is committed to promoting and safe-guarding the welfare of children.  All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and overseas checks where necessary.

Further details about the post and an application form are available to download below.  Please email completed application forms to Helen Dalby at:  hdalby@woodbridgehigh.co.uk 

Closing date:  Friday, 16th November 2018 at 9.00 am

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within a week of the closing date.  Please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion if you have not heard within that time frame.