Teacher of Computer Science, Cornwall

Closing date:Expiring soon

Penrice AcademyCornwall

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers' Main/Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes



Teachers’ Main / Upper Pay Scale

Full Time, Permanent - Required for September 2019

Can you inspire students to question, to think and to understand more about Computing? Are you passionate about the challenges of the subject? Do you have the expertise and knowledge to inspire the next generation of computer scientists? At Penrice we are driven to get the best out of all our students and are looking to appoint a highly skilled and dynamic Teacher of Computer Science, wishing to join our highly successful team. An understanding of a range of other related qualifications would be advantageous. 

Situated on the beautiful south coast of Cornwall, Penrice is an oversubscribed and Outstanding Academy (Ofsted March 2014). We offer an exceptional working and learning environment, where the care, wellbeing and achievement of our students are paramount. As a National Teaching School, Penrice Academy offers excellent professional development and promotional prospects.

This exciting opportunity would be suitable for an experienced teacher with a proven track record of success or an NQT with relevant subject specific qualifications and experience, looking to join our outstanding and forward thinking Academy. We offer an extensive programme for the development of NQTs.

If you are interested in this position and wish to have an informal conversation or arrange a visit to the school, please contact Lucy Gambier, Vice Principal, via email: lgambier@penrice.org.uk 

Application forms and full details are available from www.penriceacademy.org/vacancies-3/ 

Closing Date: 9.00am Tuesday 26th February 2019

Interview Date:        Monday 4th March 2019 

Peninsula Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We implement the safer recruitment process; the successful candidate will be expected to undergo checks including an enhanced DBS check. Applicants are expected to familiarise themselves with our safeguarding policy, which can be found via the following link:


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More about Penrice Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Charlestown Road, St. Austell, Cornwall, PL25 3NR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1726 72163
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