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Teacher of History [Maternity Cover]

Helston Community College, Helston, Cornwall, TR13 8NR

This job expired on 27 November 2022

  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    27 November 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Until the return of the permanent postholder

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS - UPS [Dependent on experience]

What skills and experience we're looking for

Required from January 2023 - Teacher of History [Maternity Cover]

Helston Community College, part of the Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust, are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, inspirational and committed History teacher to join our successful Humanities Faculty from January 2023 on a temporary maternity cover. The ideal candidate will:

• Be an excellent History Practitioner;

• Have the ability to engage, inspire and build excellent relationships with both students and staff;

• Be a committed team player;

• The right candidate will be able to teach across the full age and ability range at KS3 and KS4, and will be a knowledgeable and enthusiastic teacher, who can share their expertise and love of their subject, and teach lessons which challenge and inspire their students.

The ability to deliver additional humanities subjects would also be an advantage. Both ECTs and experienced teachers are encouraged to apply.

What the school offers its staff

At Helston Community College, our students matter: each one an individual, valued and appreciated. We are ambitious for all of our students and are committed to providing a learning experience that consists of high challenge combined with appropriate support, and effective teaching in a safe and disciplined environment.

Our College is a place where doors of opportunity are opened for young people, and we encourage them to make the most of every opportunity that comes their way. We provide a diverse curriculum, allowing students to develop knowledge, skills and talents in a broad range of subject areas. We challenge students’ thinking and encourage them to learn from setbacks, so that they become resilient learners who can respond effectively to future challenges. We urge our students to believe in themselves, to take responsibility for their own learning and personal development, and to work hard so that they achieve their very best.

Helston Community College is part of the Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust, which was established on 1st June 2017. The College's ethos and work is under-pinned by the co-operative values: self–help, self-responsibility, equity, equality, democracy and solidarity; and the co-operative ethical principles: honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring for others. The Trust works together to improve and enhance opportunities for all young people in the local community.

Arranging a visit to Helston Community CollegeIf you would like any further details then please contact Angela Atkinson, HR Manager via email: aatkinson@helston.cornwall.sch.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

Safeguarding Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and visitors to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) as well as other pre-appointment checks outlined in Keeping Children Safe in Education (September 2022).

Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust is committed to having a workforce that promotes equality and celebrates diversity.

Applicants are expected to familiarise themselves with our Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy, which can be found via the following link : https://www.helston.cornwall.sch.uk/web/policies/318090

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About Helston Community College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1342 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01326 572685

Arranging a visit to Helston Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@helston.cornwall.sch.uk.

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