Teacher of History, Poltair School, St Austell, Cornwall

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Poltair SchoolPoltair School, St Austell, Cornwall

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS or UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Poltair School is looking for an enthusiastic and passionate History teacher who believes that all students are capable of success.  Poltair is a welcoming, vibrant and fulfilling place to work; it is a happy school.  We pride ourselves on our strong values, supporting and encouraging students to embrace their learning and attain increasingly high standards of achievement through high quality inspirational teaching.  The History team consists of experienced and new teachers who work exceptionally well together and who embrace new initiatives to ensure all pupils make the very best progress.  

This role also offers the opportunity to deliver part of the Morals and Ethics curriculum, alongside colleagues in both the History and Geography teams.

The opportunity for a significant leadership role would be available for a suitably experienced candidate, albeit on a temporary basis, in the first instance.

The successful candidate will:

• Have consistently high expectations of all students at all times

• Be able to enthuse and motivate all students

• Ensure the consistent delivery of good achievement and progress for all pupils

• Be an excellent team player with a strong commitment to professional development and raising standards

• Provide outstanding learning experiences for students in Years 7-11

Suitable for NQTs or experienced candidates

Required for September 2019

Closing date: 20th March 2019, midday

Interviews will take place during week commencing 25th March 2019

To apply please visit our website www.poltairschool.co.uk and download a Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form or contact Mrs Pennell, Headteacher’s PA on 01726 874520.

Completed application forms should be sent to head@poltair.cornwall.sch.uk

Poltair School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; therefore, all posts will be subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

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More about Poltair School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Trevarthian Road, St. Austell, Cornwall, PL25 4BZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1726 874520
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Poltair School is a rapidly improving 11-16 school in the heart of St Austell, Cornwall.


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