• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    21 June 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    11 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Philosophy, Religious education
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (1 year contract)

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher of RPE to join the successful and supportive department to cover a maternity leave. The successful candidate will need to be an enthusiastic, inspiring and motivating teacher who can demonstrate excellent subject knowledge and will ensure students have high aspirations and achieve their best. The post is suitable for NQTs or more experienced teachers and full and part time applications will be considered, with the potential for a TLR for more experienced candidates.

The RPE Department is a dynamic, innovative and forward-looking one in which staff are dedicated to achieving excellent standards of pupil attainment and to fostering a high level of enthusiasm and motivation for learning. There is a strong emphasis in the department on teamwork and collegiality and are committed to the development of original and innovative resources, which both challenge and stimulate.

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1906 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Comberton Village College

We are a highly successful, community mixed comprehensive school with Teaching School status in a pleasant rural setting only 5 miles from the centre of Cambridge. We currently have around 1800 11-18 pupils on roll including our sixth form centre that opened in September 2011.

Our pupils are well motivated, staff morale is excellent and examination results at KS4 are outstanding: in summer 2019 the total grades at 9-7/A*-A were 48%, 9-4/A*-C were 87% with 83% of pupils achieving at least a grade 4 in English and maths. Our Progress 8 figure in 2018 was +0.56 which placed us amongst the best secondary schools in the country. At KS5, the Sixth Form’s results are in the top 5% nationally for student progress made against predictors, with 31% of all grades in 2019 at A*/A grades. The school has consistently been rated by Ofsted as Outstanding over very many years.

School location

West Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB23 7DU

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