Science Faculty

Post 2: Physics Teacher

Full-time / Permanent

Required for September 2020

Are you a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspiring Teacher? Then we need you to join our highly regarded and successful Science department in September. We seek the very best teachers who can consistently teach great lessons. You should have a personality that enthuses and motivates our students with your presence and creative teaching, as well as your passion for Physics.

Science is a high achieving and dynamic faculty; our 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 A Levels in Biology, Chemistry and Physics and OCR Level 3 Human Biology which are all very popular and highly successful option for our VI Form students. The ability to teach to A-level standard is helpful, but not a pre-requisite for the post. We deliver GCSE Combined Science and Triple Science, and a full programme at KS3.

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 previously 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). 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.

Interviews will take place this term but in the current climate we need to be flexible and will update nearer the time about how, where and when these will take place.

We hope you are inspired to seek further details. Apply online by visiting our website For enquiries please contact Tina Grego via email Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check.

Closing Date:  Monday 18 May 2020 at 12 noon.


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

For all vacancies, please email your completed application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring forms to

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