We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Teacher (Biology) – Ysgol Henry Richard

Closing date: 19/05/2022

Reference: REQ103825

32.5 hours / Permanent

27,491 - 42,333 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

The governing body of Ysgol Henry Richard are eager to appoint to start on September 1st, 2022 a teacher of Science with specialism in Biology.  The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom practitioner with high expectations and a commitment to raising standards. An effective, inspirational and enthusiastic teacher who has the knowledge and skills to unlock all pupils’ potential.

The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic team of staff who are dedicated to ensuring the success of each and every pupil.

Newly qualified teachers will be considered.

Job Description and Person Specification

For more information, please contact Mr Dorian Pugh, Headteacher of Ysgol Henry Richard on: prif@henryrichard.ceredigion.sch.uk

Interviews will take place: 25/05/2022

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date.

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Schools and Culture

We offer appropriate challenge and support to our schools, to help them deliver first class education to all pupils, across the age and ability range. Our primary functions are as follows: 

  • School Improvement: Leadership; Support and Challenge, Teaching and Learning; Digital Literacy; Literacy and Numeracy; Welsh in Education
  • Additional Learning Needs: Provision for pupils with Additional Learning Needs, Inclusion; Attendance; Educational Psychology
  • Pupil Wellbeing:Counselling; Welfare; Anti-Bullying, Pupil Voice
  • Education Governance: Data ; Governor Support, Policy support
  • School Admissions
  • Culture: Music Service; Cered; Felinfach Theatre; Museum
  • Infrastructure and Resources: Planning School Places; Modernisation and Twenty First Century Schools Programme; Buildings; Grants
  • Catering: Day Centres; Primary Schools; Residential homes.
  • Childcare Unit: Childcare Sufficiency Assessment; Childcare & Play Grant; Childcare Offer; Out of School (After School Clubs and Holiday Playschemes); Day Nursery, Cylch/Playgroup & Childminder business support and staff training
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