Teacher of Science, Cornwall

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Camborne Science & International AcademyCornwall

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking a well-qualified colleague to join our outstanding faculty of Science. We seek the very best teachers who can consistently teach good or better lessons. You will be able to enthuse and motivate our students with your passion for Science and creative teaching, presence and personality. Due to the existing expertise and flexibility within the faculty, applications would be considered from all Science specialisms or combinations of Sciences. 

Science is a high achieving and dynamic faculty. Results are outstanding and students make excellent progress. Our results consistently demonstrate good progress and over the past 5 years we have performed well above National Averages. Members of the very supportive team are totally committed to ensuring successful outcomes for our students.

The School

Camborne Science & International Academy is a friendly, dynamic and innovative school in the heart of beautiful West Cornwall, which affords a high quality of life. The Real Schools Guide 2016 awarded us Best State Secondary School in Cornwall. We are Cornwall’s most consistently high performing state secondary school. In a recent independent survey, parents judged us to be outstanding for exam results, discipline, teaching quality, facilities and leadership/management.

Students and staff at CSIA also benefit from our outstanding NEXUS campus, Camborne Science and International Academy’s Centre of Excellence for STEM. 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 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. As a science specialist, the successful candidate will play a crucial role in the ongoing success of this centre.

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 appointees will be encouraged to participate in this amazing and unique programme.

Applications:

Applications from experienced colleagues and or 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. 

We hope you are inspired to seek further details. Apply online by visiting our website www.cambornescience.co.uk or contacting gregot@cambornescience.co.uk

Closing Date: Noon on Wednesday 24th April. The closing date is given as 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.

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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.
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...