Plymstock School

Plymstock School is a co-educational 11-18 comprehensive school of over 1500 students. The school has seen a significant growth in Post 16 learner numbers over the last few years and there are currently 330 students in the Sixth Form. Our team of staff are dedicated to sustaining a school where excellent teaching enables students to develop their abilities to the full. The atmosphere here is characterised by outstanding behaviour for learning and energetic, innovative teaching. A very well designed curriculum exerts a powerful influence on learning. Students follow a broad and balanced curriculum and nearly all students in KS4 take a GCSE in French or German and a Humanities subject.

On 1 April 2011 Plymstock School became an Academy as part of the coalition government’s outstanding schools initiative. Plymstock School provides a wide choice of activities for the benefit of Plymstock School students and members of the wider community. The school is set in spacious grounds and possesses extensive facilities, ranging from a Library Resources Centre and Computer Education Suites, to specialised Science, Technology, Music, Drama, Dance and Sports facilities.

Plymstock School is very much at the heart of the community. In addition to enjoying academic success, Plymstock students also take part in an extensive programme of service to the community and are always encouraged to develop a full range of activities.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

Plymstock School does not accept CVs or applications from third parties / agencies.

Only applications received on a Plymstock School formal application will be considered for shortlisting.

Plymstock School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance as well as prudent checks of references and employment history.

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR CURRENT VACANCIES:

Completed application forms should be emailed to recruitment@plymstockschool.org.uk. If you have the skills and personal qualities that the following job(s) demand, we would like to hear from you.

 

APPLICATION FORMS (for current vacancies only)

Teaching Staff Application Form: Download Here

Support Staff Application Form: Download Here

Contact: Ms Gail Buckler

Tel: 01752 402679

 

 

CURRENT VACANCIES:

 

TEACHER of HISTORY required from January time 2015

Full time, Maternity cover

MPR/UPR

The Governing Body is seeking to appoint an outstanding and enthusiastic teacher of History.  Applications are welcome from colleagues new to the profession.  Plymstock School would be an excellent place to start your teaching career, within an experienced  department.

History Department Information:  Download Here

Teacher of History Job Description:  Download Here

Teacher of History Person Specification:  Download Here

Closing Date:  9 am Monday 24 November 2014

Interview Date:  Wednesday 03 December 2014

 

The following two posts (Teacher of PE and Cover Supervisor 12 hours) are to cover one maternity leave vacancy and could be combined for a suitable applicant.  Both posts are required from February 2015.

Please make it clear in your application if you would like to be considered for the Teacher of PE post only or for both the PE and Cover Supervisor post.  If applying for both posts, only the teaching application form and one letter of application needs to be completed.  You should outline in your letter of application why you would be suitable for both of these roles.

1. TEACHER of PE  

Temporary Maternity cover

Required to teach Girls’ PE

Part time 0.4 FTE

MPR/UPR

PE Department Information:  Download Here

Teacher of PE Job Description:  Download Here

Teacher of PE Person Specification:  Download Here

Closing Date: 9am Monday 24 November 2014

Interview Date: Tuesday 02 December 2014

 

2. COVER SUPERVISOR

Temporary Maternity cover – the capability to cover PE is preferred, but not essential

Part time –  12 hours per week x 39 weeks per year 

Grade D (actual salary £5,044 – £5,722)

Cover Supervisor Job Description:  Download Here

Cover Supervisor Person Specification:  Download Here

Closing Date: 9am Monday 24 November 2014

Interview Date:  Tuesday 02 December 2014

 

COVER SUPERVISOR – required as soon as possible

Temporary,  to cover long term absence – the capability to cover PE is preferred, but not essential

Part time –  30 hours per week x 39 weeks per year 

Grade D (actual salary £12,610 – £14,307)

Cover Supervisor Job Description:  Download Here

Cover Supervisor Person Specification:  Download Here

Closing Date: 9am Monday 24 November 2014

Interview Date:  Tuesday 02 December 2014

Please specify on your application which Cover Supervisor position you are applying for.