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Teacher of Biology - Graveney School

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

The Role

Required for September 2019

Graveney is an extremely popular and successful co-educational school situated in Tooting, South West London on a pleasant campus with excellent facilities.  Graveney Trust has a commitment to providing the best opportunities to all students and to developing the professional skills and career opportunities of staff.

This role would either suit candidates looking for their first post or those wishing to develop their management responsibilities as there is an allowance available for a suitably experienced candidate

We are seeking highly motivated and committed teachers who can teach all Key Stages to join our large, supportive and successful Science department. Graveney is an oversubscribed, co-educational school designated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted and widely recognised as one of the top 100 state funded schools in the country.

Sciences are very popular at Graveney and consequently we have many students who continue studying science to A-level. There are currently over 150 students studying A-level Biology therefore you will be expected to teach at all key stages.

We have high expectations of our students with many aspiring to medicine or Oxbridge applications. At Key Stage 4, most students study separate sciences and staff only teach within their subject specialism.

This role offers an exciting opportunity for an inspiring teacher to work in a supportive and energetic team. The successful candidate will need to have excellent subject knowledge, be an outstanding teacher who is keen to develop their practice and bring continued success to our students.

We would welcome applications from either NQT’s or experienced candidates who are looking for a specific responsibility within a Biology department.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. (Please do not use the apply button below). Alternatively these can be found on the school’s website: www.graveney.org

For any further details please contact the school on the telephone number or email below.

Electronic applications should be returned by email to recruitment@graveney.wandsworth.sch.uk. Hard copy applications should be posted or hand delivered to the HR department, Graveney School, Welham Road, Tooting, SW17 9BU.

Please note that applications must be submitted using Graveney School’s application form.

Closing date: 20 May 2019 (at noon)
Interviews: week commencing Monday 20th May 2019

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs. Strictly no agencies please.

Graveney School
(Graveney School is part of Graveney Trust)
Welham Road
Tooting, London
SW17 9BU
Tel: 020 8682 7000
Email: recruitment@graveney.wandsworth.sch.uk
Website: www.graveney.org
Principal: Mr Graham Stapleton

Richmond and Wandsworth Councils

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