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Recently rated “Good” by Ofsted in March 2024

Teacher of Biology – Full-time or Part-time



The College is looking for an exceptional A-level and GCSE teacher of Biology. With 80 students and 30 staff in classes of no more than 7 students, the College is a small but growing establishment. A reduced administrative burden, a focus on teaching, and a flexible approach to timetabled working hours all mean the College has a unique and successful approach to education.


St Albans Independent College, founded in 1988, has established an excellent reputation for providing the highest quality education. With small class sizes every student is assured of significant personal attention. This allows students to build confidence and achieve excellent grades. Our teachers are highly qualified and experienced, many of whom are current examiners. The supportive environment of the College allows students to excel through high expectations and individualised attention. The College promotes an informal and friendly atmosphere where students are on first-name terms with teachers, and there is no formal dress code.

The College is looking for an exceptional Biology teacher with a dynamic and inspirational approach to teaching. Teaching both GCSE and A level, you will enable all pupils to reach their potential and challenge our most able students. The successful candidate should be experienced and personable, able to work with small classes of varied students to achieve the very best outcomes. Empathy for a wide variety of students with differing needs is essential.
St Albans Independent College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. We therefore expect all who work at the College to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and references will be required from previous employers.
The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Hold an honours degree in a related science subject and QTS
  • Teach both GCSE and A level Biology
  • Provide detailed feedback on work in relation to exam requirements
  • Be organised and focused on success
  • Have a track record of success among Biology students
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Have empathy for a wide variety of students with differing needs


Hours: Flexible Working Days & Hours on a Full Time or Part Time basis 

Weeks: 34 weeks per academic year

Salary: £40,000 – £50,000

Start Date: Monday 2nd September 2024


To Apply

Please email your CV to Mr A Jemal (Principal) 

Interview to follow ASAP

Any informal enquiries please contact Assim by email or call 01727 842348