Teacher of Psychology Arthur Mellows Village College, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Job description

Teacher of Psychology (and Second Subject)

Additional responsibility may be available for a suitably experienced candidate

Required for Easter or September 2020

Looking for a new challenge? Want to join an outstanding team?

As a vibrant and over subscribed College, we are seeking to appoint a talented and energetic teacher to join our ‘outstanding’ team.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a dynamic and friendly team and to make a difference in a school where teaching is a pleasure.

We would like to hear from you if you have:
• Superb teaching skills to motivate and inspire our students
• Drive and ambition
• A commitment to raising and maintaining standards
• Ability to teach a second subject eg Sociology/Science

Arthur Mellows is an Ofsted Outstanding school situated on the outskirts of Peterborough. Staff are friendly and supportive. Behaviour is excellent and students are keen to learn with 100% A*-C and 68% A*-B in A Level Psychology in 2019.

This is a real opportunity to be a part of a well-resourced, creative and successful Department, in a post which is suitable for an experienced teacher or an NQT.

The College welcomes visits from prospective applicants, arrangements can be made by contacting Sarah Cooper on 01733 254052 or email scooper@arthurmellows.org

To apply please complete an Application Form which is available on our website www.arthurmellows.org

Closing date for applications is: Noon on 27 January 2020

Essential educational requirements

Subject Degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

See Job Description and Person Specification - both available on College website

Employee benefits

Staff are friendly and supportive and committed to ensuring all students achieve their potential.

Students are well behaved and keen to learn.

About Arthur Mellows Village College

Arthur Mellows in an Ofsted Outstanding school located in the village of Glinton on the outskirts of Peterborough. The school is very successful and over-subscribed. Behaviour is excellent and students are keen to learn, with 75% of students achieving grade 4 or above in both English and Maths in 2019. Arthur Mellows is part of The Four Cs Multi Academy Trust (MAT) which was originated in 2016. Two schools, Arthur Mellows Village College and Fulbridge Academy, both outstanding institutions but not natural partners, came together with a common interest in improving the standards for all students in Peterborough. This, combined with the offer of developing and leading two new free Schools in the Primary and Secondary sector, provided a pathway towards meeting that vision. As at September 2019 the MAT consists of 4 schools (1 secondary and 3 primaries). If you are interested in working for a forward-thinking Trust, with a wealth of opportunity to work across sites and phases, please contact us. Successful new recruits can look forward to extensive support and professional development which can be translated into excellent outcomes for the young people which we serve. The College prospectus is available on the website for further information. We welcome visits from prospective applicants, come and meet the staff you could be working with, arrangements can be made by contacting Sarah Cooper on 01733 254052 or email scooper@arthurmellows.org

Helpston Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE6 7JX
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