Teacher of Science, Whittlesey, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Closing date:

Sir Harry Smith Community CollegeWhittlesey, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Date posted:
Start date: as soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will require a cleared Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Teacher of Science

Required as soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Science who must be an enthusiastic and inspirational classroom practitioner.  This position is suitable for a newly qualified teacher who would be joining a strong, dynamic and forward thinking team.  The successful candidate will be able to teach at all Key Stages with a track record of supporting academic success.

We are looking for:

• Passion and professionalism.

• Enthusiasm and creativity.

• Commitment and dedication.

• Good classroom management skills.

• Teamwork.

• High expectations of yourself and students.

We can offer you:

• Students that are enthusiastic, appreciative and genuinely keen to learn. 

• Very supportive colleagues. 

• Outstanding accommodation and facilities. 

• Excellent professional development and guidance. 

• A wide variety of clubs, trips, events and opportunities. 

• A school committed to doing the best for its students. 

Sir Harry Smith Community College is an 11-18 Academy, proud of its traditional values and innovative approaches to Teaching and Learning and its standards of discipline and respect.  The College serves the market town of Whittlesey, seven miles outside of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire.  The College is part of the Aspire Learning Trust working together with Park Lane and New Road Primary Schools, also in Whittlesey, to help every child achieve their full potential, to prepare them for their next educational steps, to teach them kindness and respect for all and to equip them to play a full satisfying role in society.    

In October 2018, Ofsted recognised that Sir Harry Smith Community College continues to be a Good school.  They also acknowledged that we are “A vibrant, welcoming and caring school, in which pupils enjoy their learning and feel valued.”

If you would like an information pack, please visit our website     www.sirharrysmith.cambs.sch.uk   For more information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Mr T Holland, Head of Science          on 01733 703991.  

Application deadline is noon, Wednesday 13th November 2019.   (We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date if we consider that we have received an appropriate number of suitable candidates for the post).     Please send completed application forms, together with a short letter of introduction to:   applications@sirharrysmith.cambs.sch.uk    Previous applicants need not apply. 

Applicants are thanked for their interest in Sir Harry Smith Community College.  Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date.

More about Sir Harry Smith Community College
Address: Eastrea Road, Whittlesey, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 1XB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1733 703 991