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Required for April 2024

Teacher of Science

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Teacher of Science on a permanent contract from Easter 2024. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and inspirational classroom practitioner to deliver Science.

Cutting-edge Technology: Every classroom is equipped with interactive Promethean boards, providing an engaging and interactive learning environment for both students and educators.

Resource-rich Environment: Our department boasts fully resourced schemes of work, ensuring that educators have the tools they need to deliver high-quality lessons. We prioritize innovation and creativity.

Diverse Subjects: We offer a comprehensive range of subjects, including AQA Combined Science and Separate Sciences at GCSE, providing students with a solid foundation. At A-Level, students can delve deeper into Biology, Chemistry, and Physics, guided by our passionate teaching staff.

Digital Learning Platforms: Access to leading educational platforms, including Educake, Exampro, and Kerboodle, empowers our team to deliver effective and varied lessons. Stay at the forefront of educational technology and enhance your teaching strategies.

Why Join Us:

  • Collaborative Environment: Work alongside experienced professionals in a supportive and collaborative setting.
  • Career Development: Opportunities for professional growth and development through workshops and training.
  • Student-Centric Focus: Contribute to the success of our students by fostering a love for science and critical thinking skills.
  • If you're ready to inspire the next generation of scientists, apply now and be a part of our exciting journey!


Sir Harry Smith Community College is an 11-18 Academy, proud of its traditional values and   innovative approaches to Teaching and Learning and its standards of discipline and respect It is a calm and safe place, where staff and students work hard, achieve a great deal and enjoy excellent working relationships. The College serves the market town of Whittlesey, seven miles outside of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire. The College is part of the Aspire Learning Trust working together with Park Lane and New Road Primary Schools, also in Whittlesey, to help every child achieve their full potential, to prepare them for their next educational steps, to teach them kindness and respect for all and to equip them to play a full satisfying role in society.   

In October 2018, Ofsted recognised that Sir Harry Smith Community College continues to be a Good school. They also acknowledged that we are “A vibrant, welcoming and caring school, in which pupils enjoy their learning and feel valued.”

If you would like an information pack, please visit our website   
For more information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Mr T Holland, Assistant Principal  on 01733 703991 or

Application deadline is 9am, Monday 11th December 2023. Please send completed application forms, together with a short letter of introduction to:  (We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date if we consider that we have received an appropriate number of suitable candidates for the post). 

Applicants are thanked for their interest in Sir Harry Smith Community College. Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date.

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to Enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment history references.