Teacher of Health and Social Care and Children's Play, Learning and Development, Peterborough

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Sir Harry Smith Community CollegePeterborough
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Start date: 01/09/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will require a cleared Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.   

Sir Harry Smith Community College is an 11-18 Academy, proud of its traditional values and innovative approaches to Teaching and Learning and its standards of discipline and respect.  The College serves the market town of Whittlesey, seven miles outside of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire.  

In November 2014, Ofsted graded Sir Harry Smith as a “Good school where students are proud of their school and behave with respect and consideration towards each other”. We pride ourselves on our sense of community and Ofsted recognised that the relationships between staff and students were positive.   

We are seeking to appoint a teacher of Health and Social Care and Children’s Play, Learning and Development who must be an enthusiastic, inspirational and innovative classroom practitioner and who can bring their dedication and commitment to a team that strives to provide the best opportunities for our students. We welcome applications from both experienced teachers and NQTs.  The ability to teach Health and Social Care and Children’s Play, Learning and Development at Key Stage 5 is desirable.   

The College is part of the Aspire Learning Trust working together with Park Lane and New Road Primary Schools, also in Whittlesey, to help every child achieve their full potential, to prepare them for their next educational steps, to teach them kindness and respect for all and to equip them to play a full satisfying role in society. 

If you would like an information pack, please telephone Angela Shaw on 01733 703991 or email     angela.shaw@sirharrysmith.cambs.sch.uk      Alternatively, to download an information pack, please visit our website     www.sirharrysmith.cambs.sch.uk    For more information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Teresa Dolby, Assistant Principal or Dawn White, Principal at the College.      

Applications close noon, Tuesday 17th April 2018.   (We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date if we consider that we have received an appropriate number of suitable candidates for the post).  Please send completed applications to   applications@sirharrysmith.cambs.sch.uk

Please note that the College will be closed for the Easter break from Friday 30th March to Monday 16th April inclusive.  

Applicants are thanked for their interest in Sir Harry Smith Community College.  Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

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Address: Eastrea Road, Whittlesey, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 1XB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1733 703 991