Full-time Permanent
Required for September 2019

We are seeking a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspiring colleague to join our team.  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 Sociology and creative teaching, presence and personality.

Sociology sits in the Humanities departments which are high achieving.  The successful candidate will be able to teach in one of these departments as well as Sociology.  Results are outstanding and students make excellent progress.  Members of the team are totally committed to ensuring successful outcomes for our students.  At post-16 we currently offer Sociology, RPE, Geography and History which are very popular and highly successful options for our VI Form students.

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 one of Cornwall’s most consistently high performing state secondary schools.  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 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.

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: Monday 11th February 2019 at 12 noon.  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.

Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check

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To arrange a tour of Camborne Science & International Academy prior to applying for a role, please contact the Personnel office  on 01209 712280 or email recruitment@cambornescience.co.uk

For all vacancies, please email your completed application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring forms to recruitment@cambornescience.co.uk

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