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Plympton Academy

JOB VACANCIES

Head of Physics 

Due to a rapid growth in student numbers at the Academy, we are looking to recruit a:

Head of Physics

Required from September 2021 (MPS/UPS + TLR 2b) Permanent, full-time

We seek to employ a dynamic and inspirational member of staff who will lead by example, develop and motivate their team and be committed to achieving high standards, as Head of Physics.

With the support from the new Head of Department, the successful candidate will be looking to enable our students to achieve outstanding results, not only in Physics but, across the Sciences. This is an excellent opportunity for an outstanding teacher who is now looking for new challenges, or promotion, in an oversubscribed, supportive and successful Academy.

You should be an outstanding classroom practitioner and have true passion and enthusiasm for your specialism. You should be capable of teaching Science across our full age and ability range from Years 7-11 and your specialism at KS5 level. You should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and be committed to improving your own, and others, practice. It is preferred that candidates have previous experience in a position of responsibility, or be able to demonstrate a proven record of achievement and experience.

The successful candidate will have an unwavering belief in the potential of every child and will be motivated to help all students to achieve their full potential.

For further information, please visit our website, or to discuss this role, please contact Callum Warren, HR Manager on warrenc@plympton.academy

Recruitment and retention award available

If you wish to apply for this role, please:

  • Complete the official teaching staff application form found on our website. CVs will not be accepted.

  • Send your completed application form to Mr C Warren, HR Manager via email or post

  • Applications via email to warrenc@plympton.academy

Interviews:  To be confirmed
Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email

Head of Chemistry
 

Due to a rapid growth in student numbers at the Academy, we are looking to recruit a:

Head of Chemistry

Required from September 2021 (MPS/UPS + TLR 2b) Permanent, full-time

We seek to employ a dynamic and inspirational member of staff who will lead by example, develop and motivate their team and be committed to achieving high standards, as Head of Chemistry.

With the support from the new Head of Department, the successful candidate will be looking to enable our students to achieve outstanding results, not only in Chemistry but, across the Sciences. This is an excellent opportunity for an outstanding teacher who is now looking for new challenges, or promotion, in an oversubscribed, supportive and successful Academy.

You should be an outstanding classroom practitioner and have true passion and enthusiasm for your specialism. You should be capable of teaching Science across our full age and ability range from Years 7-11 and your specialism at KS5 level. You should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and be committed to improving your own, and others, practice. It is preferred that candidates have previous experience in a position of responsibility, or be able to demonstrate a proven record of achievement and experience.

The successful candidate will have an unwavering belief in the potential of every child and will be motivated to help all students to achieve their full potential.

For further information, please visit our website, or to discuss this role, please contact Callum Warren, HR Manager on warrenc@plympton.academy

Recruitment and retention award available

If you wish to apply for this role, please:

  • Complete the official teaching staff application form found on our website. CVs will not be accepted.

  • Send your completed application form to Mr C Warren, HR Manager via email or post

  • Applications via email to warrenc@plympton.academy

Interviews:  To be confirmed
Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email

Examination Invigilators 

We are seeking to recruit new Examination Invigilators to join our team at Plympton Academy. 

The ideal candidate can promote a supportive atmosphere for our students so that they can achieve their best. You will be highly organised with excellent communication skills and be able to adhere to strict examination policies. You must be able to work upon your own initiative as well as part of a team with a high attention to detail, then this could be a great, flexible role for you.

Training will be provided to ensure all JCQ standards are met and maintained throughout the exam period. The work is available for morning and afternoon shifts on a part-time basis.

Successful applicants will be asked to notify of their availability in advance, to work between the hours of 9.00am and 4.00pm. Invigilators are given a timetable detailing the duration of examinations which may vary from day to day. Training is mandatory & a DBS check is compulsory for the selected applicants. Offers for this post will be subject to satisfactory references.

The application form is available from our website or contact Mrs Holly Pinion, Exams Officer pinionh@plympton.academy for further details.

Closing date: 25th June 2021, 9am

Interviews: w/c 5th July 2021 TBC