Teacher of English, Penzance

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Humphry Davy SchoolPenzance
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Start date: 1st Janaury 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

English Teacher


Part Time:  FTE 0.4 – 0.5  

Maternity Cover   

Required for January 2018 an enthusiastic and well qualified teacher of English who can enthuse, engage, motivate and inspire students through their passion for English, creative teaching, presence and personality.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our school in beautiful West Cornwall, committed to ensuring the highest quality of education for all our students. Ofsted (Short Inspection November 2016) judged the school as ‘good’ and stated, “Across the school we found that pupils were very keen to learn.  Pupils we spoke with enjoy coming to school and feel that they are making good progress.  Pupils are well-mannered and keen to tell visitors how good the school is and how it keeps them safe.

Applications are welcome from both NQTs and other teachers looking to broaden their experience who share our commitment to the highest quality of education for all our students. The person appointed can be assured of our full support in their further professional and career development.  If you have the energy, drive and inspiration, we would welcome your application.

For further details,  including application form, please visit our school website www.humphry-davy.cornwall.sch.uk

Closing Date: Monday 10th December

 Interviews :  Tuesday 18th December  

Humphry Davy School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to pre employment checks which include applying for an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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More about Humphry Davy School
Address: Coombe Road, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2TG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1736 363559