Science Teacher

  • Job Reference: MK/SCI/B42/2106
  • Date Posted: 21 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Flourish Education
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands, England
  • Salary: £130 to £220 Per Day
  • Sector: Secondary Science Teacher
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Contact: Mariam Khan
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0121 4233557

Job Description

Are you a passionate secondary Science Teacher looking for a better work-life balance? We are recruiting for a Science Teacher to work in various secondary schools across Birmingham on a day-to-day supply basis.

Working as a Supply Teacher for Flourish Education allows you to work where and when you want - giving you a great work-life balance! What's more, day-to-day supply teaching requires no planning or meetings, which takes away all additional pressures of teaching and allows you to do what you love - TEACH!

For a day-to-day supply teacher role, you will not be expected to plan lessons or attend staff meetings however you will be expected to:

  • Deliver lessons and work set out by the regular teacher.
  • Create an engaging and motivating learning environment.
  • To manage classroom behaviour in line with the school behaviour policy.
  • Support and monitor student’s progression in lessons.
  • When required, mark students’ work in line with the school’s marking policy at the end of every day.

To apply for this Science Teacher role, you will need:

  • Must have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). Early career teachers (ECTS) are encouraged to apply.
  • Experienced teaching in a UK Secondary School.
  • Excellent subject knowledge of all three sciences in Biology, Chemistry and Physics across Key Stages 3 (KS3) and 4 (KS4) is essential.
  • Excellent behaviour and classroom management skills.
  • A strong school reference from your recent employer.
  • Excellent classroom and behaviour management skills.

Our Promise to You!

We promise that we will never pressure you into working and will only offer you supply work, where and when you want it, allowing you to fit work around your other commitments – giving you a great work-life balance.

As well as only working the days you want to work, in schools you will love and up to £100 welcome to the team bonus; working as Science Teacher for Flourish Education also offers you other excellent benefits, including:

  • To be paid between £130 and £220 per day, depending on experience. This equates to between £25,350 and £42,900 per annum based on working 5 days a week for the full school year.
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate.
  • Pension Contributions
  • KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse.
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.
  • Your own dedicated consultant who will spend time getting to know you to ensure you are placed in schools that you will thrive in
  • Free ongoing CPD opportunities
  • £100 welcome bonus – paid automatically after working 10 days.

We currently work with a variety of secondary schools and academies in Birmingham including Bordesley Green, Lozells, Handsworth, Saltley, Tysley, Balsall Heath, Erdington, Sheldon, Acocks Green, Hall Green, Lea Hall, Castle Vale, Castle Bromwich, Perry Barr, Great Barr and Kingstanding, 

If you are a Science Teacher who is looking for a better work-life balance, then please apply today or call Mariam for more information.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.