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Employer Camborne Science & International Academy
Location Camborne, Cornwall
Salary MPS £22,917 - £33,824
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Maternity Cover Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 04/01/2018

We are seeking a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspiring colleague to join our highly regarded and successful Geography department. We seek the very best teachers who can consistently teach good or better lessons.  You will be able to enthuse and motivate our students with your passion for Geography and demonstrate creative teaching, presence and personality.  

Geography is a high achieving and dynamic department. Geography is a very popular option at both Key Stages 4 & 5 and members of the team are totally committed to ensuring successful outcomes for our students. The department supplements classroom learning with opportunities for a range of visits, including to a number of international locations. 

Camborne Science & International Academy is a friendly, dynamic and innovative school in the heart of beautiful West Cornwall, which affords a high quality of life. The Real Schools Guide 2016 awarded us Best State Secondary School in Cornwall. We are Cornwall’s most consistently high performing state secondary school. In a recent independent survey (2016), parents judged us to be outstanding for exam results, discipline, teaching quality, facilities and leadership/management.

Our school has developed exceptional International Science and Mathematics links with top schools in Japan, Singapore, Thailand, China, South Korea, Canada and Australia. Recent collaboration has involved joint research projects, International Science and Mathematics fairs and competitions, as well as many significant student/staff visits and exchanges. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in this amazing and unique programme.

We are delighted to have opened the doors to NEXUS, Camborne Science and International Academy’s Centre of Excellence for STEM. Nexus is a unique facility on a separate, state-of-the-art campus that offers students who are especially able in Science, Technology and Mathematics a chance to thrive and shine in their chosen field of study through a bespoke curriculum designed to engage and challenge gifted learners. Alongside this specially designed curriculum, students experience a rich co-curricular programme that complements the curriculum and deepens and develops the scholarship of these students. The aim is to develop young learners who are able to pick and choose from the best courses at the very best Universities worldwide; young people who have a wealth of research experience from working with some of the best academics in their field of interest. These young people will be amongst those who devise the solutions for the most pressing problems faced by mankind, and Nexus will equip them for this bright future. 

Applications from experienced colleagues and Newly Qualified Teachers are equally welcome. We have an outstanding NQT Induction programme to offer support to new staff. The person appointed will be given full support in their career development as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our students.

Camborne Science and International Academy is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We hope you are inspired to seek further details. Apply online or download an application pack by visiting our website. For enquiries please contact Kerri Stephens on the Academy main switchboard.

Closing Date: Noon on Thursday 16th November 2017. The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the post early once we have received a sufficient number of applications, so we advise you to submit your application early to prevent disappointment. 

Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check. 

About the employer

Camborne Science & International Academy (CSIA) prides itself on being a school which 'Dares to be Different'.  It is a friendly, dynamic and innovative school in the heart of beautiful West Cornwall. As a school, we constantly ask the quest...

Information about Camborne Science & International Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Cranberry Road
Camborne
Cornwall
TR14 7PP
United Kingdom
+44 1209 718139