Teacher of English MPS/UPS Full-time Permanent Required for January 2020 (later start date considered), Camborne, Cornwall

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Camborne Science & International AcademyCamborne, Cornwall

Date posted:
Start date: 01/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are now interviewing well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspiring English Teachers who will join our highly regarded and successful English Faculty.  We seek the very best teachers who can consistently teach first-rate lessons.  You should be able to enthuse and motivate our students with your passion for English and creative teaching, presence and personality.

English is a high achieving and dynamic faculty.  Results are outstanding and students make excellent progress.  Our English team is totally committed to ensuring successful outcomes for our students.  At post-16 we currently offer English and Media which are very popular and highly successful options for our VI Form students.  The ability to teach to A-level standard would be welcomed, but is not a pre-requisite for the post. We deliver AQA GCSE Language and Literature and AQA GCSE Media. At A-Level we teach the combined AQA Language/Literature and also Literature. In addition, at post 16 we deliver AQA Media.

Our School

Camborne Science & International Academy is a consistently high performing state secondary school that lives in the heart of beautiful West Cornwall, which affords a high quality of life.  The staff and students are friendly, dynamic and innovative and in an independent survey 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, CSIAs Centre of Excellence for STEM and Liberal Arts (PPE). 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 or literacy and arts based subjects 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 would be most welcome from candidates with a passion for supporting gifted students in achieving exceptional outcomes.


Applications from experienced 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.

Further Details

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 Tina Grego on 01209 720237 or email gregot@cambornescience.co.uk

Closing Date

Closing Date: Monday 28 October at 9.00 am.  The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the post early dependent on the number of applications, so we advise you to submit your application early to prevent disappointment.  We anticipate an interview date of Wednesday 30 October 2019.

Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check.

More about Camborne Science & International Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Cranberry Road, Camborne, Cornwall, TR14 7PP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1209 712280
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Camborne Science & International Academy (CSIA) prides itself on being a school which 'Dares to be Different'.  It is a friendly, dynamic and innovative school in the heart of beautiful West Cornwall. As a school, we constantly ask the quest...