Peter Symonds College

Working At PSC

Teacher of Biology and BTEC Applied Human Biology (0.9 FTE)

We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Biology teacher to join the team on a permanent basis from the beginning of the Autumn term. We welcome applications from newly qualified or experienced teachers.

The details for this post are as follows:

Reference (please quote):
£27,450 - £42,420
Part-time (0.9 FTE)
Start Date:
August 2024
Interview Date:
Closing Date:
Tuesday 7 May 2024 (Midnight)

Information About The Post

We have a large team of committed and talented staff who are at the heart of the success of the College.

Biology is one of the largest departments in the College, with fourteen teaching staff and four technicians delivering GCE Eduqas Biology and BTEC Human Biology as well as preparing students for Biology Olympiad and participating in other wider activities. Physical and electronic resources are extremely good, with this being reflected in very high levels of student achievement.

We have a part-time opportunity for someone to join us in September on a permanent contract. The successful applicant will have a degree in Biology or a closely allied subject, with an enthusiasm for their subject and the ability to share that with our students. We welcome applications from both newly qualified and experienced teachers.

Please note that posts advertised to start in September 2024 actually commence with student enrolment at the end of August. Teaching staff are required to work this week but should you have an existing commitment please make this clear on your application and we will honour it.

Closing date: 23:59 Tuesday 7 May 2024

Interview date: Wednesday 15 May 2024

Please apply by submitting the application forms available on this page to by the closing date.

More details and information on how to apply are available on our website. If you require further assistance please phone the Personnel Department on 01962 857557 or email quoting the reference number.

We are dedicated to safeguarding the students in our care. To that end, a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced disclosure will be required in the event of an individual being offered a position within our College. Our staff undertake regular safeguarding and Prevent training and are subject to ongoing safeguarding scrutiny.

How To Apply

Please download and complete the application form (two parts). Once complete, please email it to quoting the job title and reference number in your email. If you require an acknowledgement please also request that in your email.

If you require any assistance or further information, please email us on the address above or telephone Personnel on 01962 857557.

Due to the number of applications we receive, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants personally. If you have not heard from us by the interview date you should assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. However, we would be very pleased to hear from you again in respect of future vacancies. Thank you for your interest in working at Peter Symonds College.