EXPIRED

This job expired on 5 June 2023

  • Earliest start date

    12 June 2023

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    22 May 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

20,552 - £24,315

What skills and experience we're looking for

Understanding what limits progress for a students and how to overcome these barriers.

Knowledge and creativity to plan an inspiring programme based on a student’s needs to make academic progress despite their social and behavioural difficulties.

Organisational skills to ensure plans are communicated and delivered to the highest possible standard.

Communication skills to motivate difficult students and parents to engage and take responsibility for their learning.

Advocacy skills to involve, communicate and motivate staff to work with the most difficult students.

Mentoring Skills.

ICT skills – able to support learning through ICT.

Knowledge of statutory frameworks relating to teaching.

What the school offers its staff

We’re a lively, thriving school, and we pride ourselves on offering the very best for our students. We cater for children and young people aged 11-16 who live in Penryn and the surrounding villages of Constantine, Flushing, Mabe, Mawnan Smith, Mylor, Perranwell and Ponsanooth. Students also join us from Falmouth and other outlying villages and towns. Our PAN (published admission number) for each year group is 210, but the occupational capacity is slightly different for each one. Currently, we are oversubscribed in all year groups. Originally, Penryn College opened in Falmouth in 1957, and was moved to its present site in 1961. Since that time, there has been a programme of continuous improvement and updating of buildings/classrooms. Our biggest development was the opening of our £24 million College building in 2008.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility and as such our school aims to create the safest environment within which every student has the opportunity to achieve.

In accordance with our policies, we are unable to process applications via CV. Only applications made on a fully completed Penryn College application form will be considered.

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About Penryn College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1147 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

We’re a lively, thriving school, and we pride ourselves on offering the very best for our students.

We cater for children and young people aged 11-16 who live in Penryn and the surrounding villages of Constantine, Flushing, Mabe, Mawnan Smith, Mylor, Perranwell and Ponsanooth. Students also join us from Falmouth and other outlying villages and towns.

Our PAN (published admission number) for each year group is 210, but the occupational capacity is slightly different for each one. Currently, we are oversubscribed in all year groups.

Originally, Penryn College opened in Falmouth in 1957, and was moved to its present site in 1961. Since that time, there has been a programme of continuous improvement and updating of buildings/classrooms. Our biggest development was the opening of our £24 million College building in 2008.

Arranging a visit to Penryn College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email vacancies@penryn-college.cornwall.sch.uk.

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