Teacher of Science

Arthur Mellows Village College, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Physics, Biology, Chemistry
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Required For Easter or September 2020

Arthur Mellows is an Ofsted Outstanding school located in the village of Glinton on the outskirts of Peterborough. The school is very successful and over-subscribed, with 1600 students aged 11-18, supported by a talented and hard-working staff.

We are seeking to appoint an additional teacher to our dedicated and successful Science department. Facilities and resources within the Department are excellent. Staff are extremely supportive with a clear focus on exceptional outcomes for all.

Students are well behaved and committed learners. Students are enthusiastic about Science, as evidenced by the strong results at KS4, with a high take up rate into KS5. 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.


• The opportunity to join our Outstanding school of 1600 students aged 11-18, supported by a talented and hard-working staff.

• Keen, committed and well behaved students who are positive and active learners

• Excellent professional development, guidance and support.

• A very successful and over-subscribed school.


• The ability to teach Science across the age and ability range.

• A well-qualified, industrious team player who has a passion for Science and the ability to bring it to life in the classroom.

• The capability to support and challenge students enabling them to achieve outstanding results.

The College welcomes visits from prospective applicants, arrangements can be made by contacting Gillian Johns on 01733 252235 or email gjohns@arthurmellows.org

If you are ambitious and interested in being part of our College please complete an Application Form which is available on the College website www.arthurmellows.org and return to us with a letter of application.

AMVC is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

Helpston Road, Glinton, Peterborough PE6 7JX
Telephone 01733 252235

Essential educational requirements

Subject Degree plus teaching qualification

Essential qualifications

See Person Spec on website for full details.

Essential skills and experience

See Person Spec and Job Description on website for full details.

Employee benefits

Excellent modern facilities, Ofsted Outstanding status, superb support from team, student behaviour excellent

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1638 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Arthur Mellows Village College website (opens in a new window)
Contact email vacancies@arthurmellows.org

About Arthur Mellows Village College

School location

Helpston Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE6 7JX