Vacancies

Please download and read the relevant information for the role you are interested in. If you wish to apply, please send completed application and equal opportunity forms to vacancies@penryn-college.cornwall.sch.uk. We are unable to accept CVs.

Teacher of Girls’ PE and Lifestyle 

We are looking to appoint an inspirational, dynamic and forward-thinking Teacher of Girls’ Physical Education and Lifestyle. You will have a track record of excellent classroom practice, be committed to high standards of learning and student progress, with the energy and vision to build on current progress and have ambitions for yourself and our school. An expertise in a broad range of sports is essential – a specialist in Hockey, Football or Netball would be an advantage.

The role includes the high-level delivery of the KS3 lifestyle curriculum, GCSE PE and BTEC Sport, alongside the support and delivery of the extensive out-of-hours learning programme and inter-school fixtures offered at the College. High standards of professionalism and a passion for excellence will be very important, as will a willingness to devote time and energy to the job in and out of school hours.

This is a full-time appointment to start in September 2019.  This role is fixed term until Saturday 31 August 2020, in the first instance.

The closing date for completed application forms is Monday 3 June at 9am.

For further information please download the documents below. 

Caretaker 

We are looking for a caretaker who has practical experience of building and grounds maintenance work to join the team.

The role will include being part of a rota to cover evenings and weekends as we are a busy school that is open 51 weeks per year and have a full and varied programme of lettings and community user groups.

The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience of plumbing, electrics and decorating, alongside being enthusiastic, motivated and able to work well under pressure. We are looking for someone who prides themselves on a high standard of work and has the ability to prioritise their workload efficiently.

For further information, please download the documents below. 

Penryn College is a lively thriving college with an excellent reputation who cater for boys and girls aged between 11 and 16 years with a current number on roll of 1149 and we pride ourselves on offering the very best for our students.

Our modern school building, has a great range of resources, including an information rich environment, state of the art sporting facilities including a 6 badminton court size sports hall, the latest generation astro turf pitch, our own climbing wall and iPad’s for all students and staff.

Our College buildings and 10 acres of grounds are used extensively by the community for adult education courses, sporting activities, performances and fund raising activities. Our unique relationship with surrounding primary schools – known as the “Penryn Partnership” – helps primary children to settle in to the college whilst adjusting to their new environment.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. In accordance with our policies we are unable to process applications without a fully completed application form.