Due to a significant increase in student numbers, being the school of choice for parents/carers from our local community and beyond, we are seeking a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspiring primary trained colleague to join our highly regarded and successful English Faculty. 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 English and creative teaching, presence and personality.
The successful candidate will be required to teach KS3 English to Year 7 and 8 students, and support our outstanding primary links.
English is a high achieving and dynamic faculty. Results are outstanding and students make excellent progress. Members of the team are totally committed to ensuring successful outcomes for our students. In 2016, 70% of students achieved 5A*-C in English and Maths, and 81% of students made expected progress in GCSE English Language. At post-16 we currently offer A-level English, Drama and Media, very popular and highly successful options for our VI Form students.
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 and South Korea. 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 primary 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 www.cambornescience.co.uk. For enquiries please contact Kerri Stephens on 01209 720237 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: Noon on Wednesday 21 June 2017.
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