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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    5 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


Design and technology, Science

Working pattern

Full time: full time

Contract type

Fixed term - until 31 August 2024

Pay scale

UNQ 1 - 3

What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Claydon High School as an Instructor working alongside colleagues in the STEM curriculum areas of Science and DT.

The post will involve planning and delivery whole class instruction, interventions for smaller groups alongside experienced colleagues and assessing and feeding back on student learning. In addition the successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake a pastoral role with students which may be of interest to colleagues considering a potential career in teaching. Other general classroom cover may be required within the timetable on some occasions.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate about supporting young people and helping them to be the best they can be.
  • Have experience of working with young people.
  • Be a great communicator.
  • Be a calm team player who shows energy, enthusiasm, humility and humour.

What the school offers its staff

Claydon High School and Penrose Learning Trust provide an excellent support programme for newly appointed staff. We pride ourselves on our positive hardworking ethos and collegiate atmosphere.

We offer:

  • new staff training and induction with ongoing support;
  • continuous professional development opportunities;
  • bespoke support for career development.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Claydon High School is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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About Claydon High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
774 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01473 836 110

Claydon High School is a popular, oversubscribed and friendly comprehensive school on the outskirts of Ipswich; we are situated close to the A14 with easy transport links across Suffolk and into Essex.

We are a small school with 776 students on roll which means that there is a close working relationship with all the staff and students in the school.

As part of the South Suffolk Learning Trust we also work closely with other schools within the MAT to achieve “excellence through collaboration”.

Arranging a visit to Claydon High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@claydonhigh.com.

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