Teacher of Classics (Fixed Term Maternity Cover PT 0.55, plus Fixed Term PT 0.45), Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Stephen Perse Foundation Senior SchoolCambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: The Stephen Perse Foundation has its own competitive salary scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are the Stephen Perse Foundation. Extraordinary things happen here every day.

So you think you may be interested in joining the Stephen Perse Foundation (SPF) community of schools?

Located in Cambridge, Madingley and Saffron Walden, our schools strive to offer an education which is more than just the delivery of the curriculum and qualifications; learning in a Stephen Perse school is about learning for and about life in readiness for the world beyond.

As Principal of the Foundation, I look to recruit colleagues who are passionate about learning; share in our commitment to educating ethical young people; and understand the critical importance of supporting the emotional and mental wellbeing of all our learners. If you would like a flavour of what this means in practice, please read my most recent blog.

Ms T Kelleher

Contract details: This is initially a full time role, made up of a 45% part time fixed term position and an additional 55% Maternity Cover (fixed term until end of June 2021 or return of the postholder, whichever is sooner).

Responsible to: Curriculum Leader of Classics

Location: Senior School/Sixth Form, Cambridge

Role Description: The successful applicant for this post needs to be enthusiastic about their subject, and keen to learn. CPD is a core focus within the Foundation: within the Classics Department we enjoy learning from each other, and we would hope that the successful candidate would be enthusiastic about joining in with this process.

The Curriculum Leader for Classics – Katharine Radice – is happy to answer further questions by email (ker@stephenperse.com ).

Application process

Please apply directly through our online recruitment portal by clicking the Apply button below.

We are unable to accept CVs as a method of application.

The Stephen Perse Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Stephen Perse Foundation Senior School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Union Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1HF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1223 454700
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We are the Stephen Perse Foundation. Extraordinary things happen here every day.

We are a family of schools in Cambridge, Madingley and Saffron Walden educating boys and girls aged 3 to 18.

Founded in 1881, our history is part of Cambridge’s rich aca...