Science Teacher


Salary: £120-£225 per day


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Job Description:

About the Role:
As a dedicated Science Teacher, you will craft dynamic and stimulating learning experiences tailored to cater to the diverse needs and abilities of students, with a particular emphasis on biology. You’ll have the privilege of collaborating with our experienced Science department, renowned for its track record of achieving outstanding results. This role offers an enriching environment where you can inspire and nurture young minds, fostering a lifelong love for the subject.

Key Duties:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver captivating biology lessons that ignite students’ curiosity and deepen their understanding.
  • Utilise a range of teaching methodologies and resources to engage students and enhance their learning experience.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop innovative curriculum materials and assessments.
  • Provide personalised support and guidance to students to help them reach their full potential.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive classroom environment where all students feel valued and supported in their learning journey.
  • Participate in departmental meetings, professional development opportunities, and school events to contribute to the wider school community.

Who is the Ideal Candidate?

  • Hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Possess a solid grasp of biology and a genuine passion for teaching science.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage students and build positive relationships.
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to student success and a dedication to fostering a culture of excellence in education.
  • Show enthusiasm and creativity in delivering lessons that inspire curiosity and critical thinking.



  • Competitive day rate (£115- £225 per day) dependent on experience
  • Full time role during term time only
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the academic and personal development of students
  • Supportive school environment with access to professional development opportunities
  • Convenient commuting with excellent transport links in York

James Ray Recruitment specialise in finding our candidates long term & permanent placements across the UK. This business has been established by education recruitment consultants with over 20 years’ experience in the sector so can guarantee the unrivalled expertise required when finding you your ideal placement.

Why work with James Ray Recruitment?

  • Unrivalled payrates
  • Experienced & Dedicated consultant support.
  • Bespoke pay type discussed around your individual circumstance.
  • Benefits such as holiday pay, maternity, paternity, sick leave, pension etc
  • Financial travel assistance.
  • Guaranteed pay options available.
  • Referral schemes.

To find out more, call our team on 01482 533656.

Please be assured all conversation are conducted within the strictest confidence.

Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, if we haven’t contacted you within 10 working days please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

James Ray recruitment is a Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act 2003. James Ray Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. James Ray Recruitment are an equal opportunities employer.

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