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Teacher of Science-Biology Specialism

Main Scale with opportunity for TLR

Egglescliffe is a successful and oversubscribed mixed comprehensive 11 – 18 school. Our visitors comment on the extremely positive learning atmosphere at the school and the focus on every student achieving and exceeding their potential.

The school was rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted in both 2008 and 2013.  We also hold the following national awards:

  • Ofsted Outstanding School Status
  • ICT Mark Accredited
  • National Teaching School
  • Sport England Sportsmark
  • Artsmark Gold Award
  • Healthy School Award

We seek to appoint a well-qualified, dynamic and inspirational teacher for Science who has high aspirations and the enthusiasm, energy and commitment to work with our successful, supportive Science team.  We strive to develop the very best practice in teaching and learning and create inspirational learning experiences for all of our students. The successful candidate would, likewise, be committed to the development of themselves and others. There would be an opportunity for the right candidate to hold a responsibility post within the science department, working alongside the heads of Science to raise standards through an effective intervention programme. For this TLR, the successful candidate must possess strong interpersonal skills and the drive and determination to ensure that all students are enthused by Science and are supported to achieve or exceed their potential.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with the passion and enthusiasm to contribute to the development of our innovative and exciting curriculum, striving for outstanding progress at every level. The position is permanent and the start date is 1st January 2017

Our Science Department is:

  • Highly successful, with students making well above national average progress
  • Highly popular with students wanting to study sciences post 16
  • Committed to sustaining and improving results across all levels and Key Stages
  • A highly collaborative and supportive department
  • Innovative, creative and student centred
  • Following AQA for Science
  • Following AQA at A Level for Biology

The successful candidate must have:

  • A passion for the subject and a thorough knowledge of the Science and Biology curriculum
  • A commitment, drive and enthusiasm to work as part of our dedicated and successful team.
  • Measurable impact as an individual teacher
  • An innovative approach to teaching and learning and model excellence in the classroom
  • An ability to motivate and inspire students to achieve their full potential
  • The ability to teach Biology at A-level would be preferred, but not essential

Egglescliffe School can offer you a professional challenge and a rewarding opportunity, working with a collaborative leadership team that is passionate about the progress and development of every student.

Egglescliffe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance.


For further information about the role and to download an application form and send your completed application with a 1500 word covering letter to:

Mr S White, Headteacher,
Egglescliffe School,
Urlay Nook Road,
Stockton on Tees.
TS16 0LA

or email to : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date: 8.30am Monday 3rd October 2016

Interviews: Friday 7th October 2016

Job Vacancies

Details will appear here for any positions (teaching and non-teaching) that are currently being advertised at Egglescliffe School.

If you would like any further information about any of the posts advertised, please do not hesitate to contact us - vacancies@nullegglescliffe.org.uk