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Science Teacher

St. Ives SchoolCornwall

Science Teacher

Salary: MPS/UPS

Contract Type: Permanent 

Hours Per Week / Weeks Per Year: Hours – 0.5fte - 1.0fte

Closing Date: 12 midnight on Wednesday 8th December 2021

Proposed Shortlisting Date: Thursday 9th December 2021

Proposed Interview Date: Friday 10th December 2021

Are you enthusiastic and innovative and able to inspire your students to love Science? Are you looking for a role in a school where the behaviour of students is excellent and where you will be part of a dedicated and supportive staff team? Do you share our ethos of nurturing every child’s potential and our commitment to providing effective support to remove barriers to learning? Our Science team has an outstanding track record of providing the highest quality teaching and in ensuring that all students make excellent progress. You would be joining a dedicated and committed team in one of the most beautiful parts of the UK. We are looking for a talented and forward focused individuals with a passion for their subject and students’ learning.

You will be responsible for: 

  • raising standards of student attainment and achievement within your Science classes 
  • monitoring and supporting student progress within your Science classes 
  • helping students develop a passion for and love of learning in Science through engaging lessons 
  • planning, developing and delivering lessons that follow the new Science curriculum

If you have the energy, skills and motivation to make a difference in our thriving school community, we would welcome your application.

Applications should be returned by email to Mrs Cherie Bayfield:

We are also offering potential candidates an opportunity to attend an informal virtual meeting with James Butterworth, Head of School, prior to application or interview on Friday 3rd December @ 3.30pm.  Please email Cherie Bayfield, PA to Headteacher, if you would like to attend: 

To find out more about St Ives School, please visit: 

To discuss this position please contact the Head of School: Email:  Telephone: 01736 795608

Application packs can be downloaded from: 

Please email your completed application form and equality & diversity monitoring form by the closing date to:  

Please note that successful candidates will be informed via email.

Truro and Penwith Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening and employment checks, including enhanced DBS clearance and full reference checks with previous employers.

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