Teacher of Science, Penkridge, Stafford, Staffordshire

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Penkridge Middle SchoolPenkridge, Stafford, Staffordshire
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Start date: Summer Term or September 2018 for the right candidate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,917-£33,824
Contract term: Permanent


Teacher of Science Full time


Are you ready for a new challenge? 

Do you want to make a lasting impact?

Do you want to be part of a good school where “Parents think very highly of the school and one parent summed up the views of many when they wrote: 

“Penkridge is a fantastic school that is very well led.” (Ofsted 2017)

Then it’s time to join a dynamic and dedicated team at Penkridge Middle School commencing either the Summer Term or September 2018 for the right candidate.

The school is part of the Penk Valley Federation along with 4 other schools based in the   local area: Marshbrook First School, Princefield First School, St John’s (CE) First School and Wolgarston High School. The vision of the Federation is to take collective responsibility for ensuring that every child and young person in our federation receives an excellent education, achieves high outcomes and realises their potential.

This is a truly exciting opportunity for an   enthusiastic and ambitious Science teacher to join a committed team here at Penkridge Middle School. We are committed to becoming a Visible Learning school. We will provide full training to the successful candidate and will expect them to fully embrace the visible learning approach.

We are looking   to recruit a professional educator who is passionate about the teaching of Science. We are looking for someone who wants to inspire, is excited by learning and has a desire to further develop   a career within a good performing and successful school. Embracing the ethos of The Penk Valley Federation, you will play a key role in helping to drive   the school forward; raising standards and creating outstanding life chances   for educational achievement.

We can offer you:

  • A collaborative working environment with a positive ethos which permeates throughout the Partnership
  • Excellent facilities 
  • A learning community which values each person as an individual 
  • The support of a Governing Board and Senior Leadership Team that are driven to be the best we can be

Might be interested? Why not come and have a look round?  To arrange your visit please contact Jenny   Whitehouse on 01785 413253 or email j.whitehouse@penkridge.staffs.sch.uk  

An application   pack can be downloaded from the school website www.penkridge.staffs.sch.uk 

Completed forms/letters of application should be returned by email to Jenny Whitehouse,   on j.whitehouse@penkridge.staffs.sch.uk or by post at:

Penkridge Middle School

Marsh Lane



ST19 5BW

Deadline for applications: Friday 26 January 2018 (noon)

Interviews are expected to be held: Wednesday 7 February 2018

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure   check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Acts 1974. Further details regarding this check are   available from school or by visiting www.crb.gov.uk.

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.

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More about Penkridge Middle School
Address: Marsh Lane, Penkridge, Staffordshire, ST19 5BW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1785 413400