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.

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

Check out our latest vacancies below.


We are looking to appoint a very special individual who understands and supports our ethos, has the management skills and passion to lead an experienced Senior Leadership Team and staff, and who truly comprehends the important part that each individual contributes to the successful running of a school.

You can access our Headteacher Information Pack, Person Specification list, an application form, and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form below.

Receptionist & Office Administrator

We are looking to appoint a full-time, friendly, enthusiastic and outgoing Receptionist & Office Administrator who will enjoy working in a school environment. You will need excellent communication skills, have a flexible approach to work, good admin skills and enjoy working with young people.

Closing date for applications: Friday 21 January at 9.00am.

Please see further information and application forms below.

Teaching Assistants

We require full-time Teaching Assistants to support students with special educational needs in a variety of subject areas throughout the school. You should have excellent literacy, numeracy and interpersonal skills, evidence of effective working with young people, and high expectations for pupils’ achievements.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 27 January 2022.

Interviews will be held W/B 31 January 2022.

Teacher of Girls PE and Lifeskills

We are looking to appoint an inspirational, dynamic and forward-thinking Teacher of Girls Physical Education and Lifeskills. 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, rugby or netball would be an advantage.

Closing date for application forms: Thursday 27 January 2022.

Interviews will be held W/B 31 January 2022.