Teacher of Biology – Science.  Required for September 2022

St Francis Xavier’s College, founded in 1842, is a Catholic Converter Academy with a co-educational Sixth Form with a strong academic tradition and 1000 pupils across KS3/4. The Sixth Form has strong collaborative links with partner schools across the city.

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, experienced, inspirational, highly motivated Teacher of Science specialising in Biology. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and inspirational teacher with a love of their subject to join The College.

The successful applicant will be an excellent and innovative classroom practitioner and is expected to be able to teach Science across the ability and age range. 

  • Knowledge of current curriculum developments in the subject and their implications;
  • Good knowledge and understanding of current educational thinking;
  • Good understanding of how children learn and how to raise standards of
  • Ability to build and sustain professional standards and relationships with students
  • Ability to contribute towards creating a safe and protective environment
  • A passion for education and making a difference;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines;
  • Energy, enthusiasm, good sense of humour
  • Emotional maturity and resilience in dealing with challenging behaviours

Job advert

Job description

Person specification

SFX Culture Code

SFX Application Form

Further details email [email protected]  or phone 0151 288 1000.

Forward completed applications to: [email protected]

Closing date for applications: Thursday 19th May 2022 at 12.00 Noon 

Interviews Thursday 26th May 

Safeguarding of our pupils is a priority, all posts are subject to enhanced DBS disclosures

This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020) and will be subject to an enhanced DBS certificate with a children’s barred list check. You will also be required to complete a criminal self-disclosure form if you are short-listed for the post.’