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As a Co-operative College Trust, this is an exciting time to be joining our forward thinking and rapidly improving 11-18 College. We are looking to recruit enthusiastic people who really want to make a difference to the lives of students. Joining our Co-operative College at this time, colleagues would be able to access high quality CPD to support their professional development.


Start Date: 1st September 2014
Salary scale MPS/UPS

We require a full time member of staff to cover long term sickness for an initial period of 1 term We welcome applications from both secondary and primary trained teachers

As a Co-operative College Trust this is an exciting time to be joining our forward thinking College recently judged Good by Ofsted. We are seeking a confident, dynamic and enthusiastic teacher of Mathematics who has experience of teaching across key stages 3 – 5 to join our rapidly improving Maths Faculty. The successful candidates will be required to teach Maths across the full age and ability range. Students currently follow Edexcel at GCSE and Edexcel Maths and Further Maths at A level. The successful applicant will be a key member of the Maths Faculty and will contribute to a continued focus on improving teaching and learning in Maths.

At Tavistock College we offer:

  • A supportive professional development programme from induction to leadership for all staff this also includes research opportunities and the possibility for masters level study
  • The opportunity to teach across all key stages 3 to 5 including 6th Form
  • A co-operative inclusive college ethos with high expectations for all students and staff
  • A professionally stimulating and supportive working environment
  • Opportunities to get involved with many of our partnerships with teaching schools, businesses and university partners.

You will be:

  • An outstanding classroom practioner across key stage 3 to 5
  • A motivating and inspiring role model demonstrating high expectations for all of our students to achieve their potential
  • Creative and imaginative in your approach to teaching and learning including the use of new technologies
  • Passionate and committed to make a difference to the lives of young people

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 16th July 2014 at 0900hrs

Tavistock College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Covering Letter (122k pdf document)
College Information Pack (1.96MB pdf document)
Standard Job Desciption (47k pdf document)

Application Form (word format) (90k pdf format)
Diversity Form (word format) (46k pdf format)

If you experience any problems downloading any of the above documents, please request a hard copy by sending a large SAE to the Recruitment Officer, Tavistock College, Crowndale Road, Tavistock, PL19 8DD.

If you wish to send in an application electronically, please email your application form to recruitment@tavistockcollege.devon.sch.uk

*For the purposes of diversity monitoring, applicants for Devon County Council posts at Tavistock College are asked to complete a diversity monitoring form. If you will be downloading an application form then please complete the appropriate on-line diversity form. Thank you.



Page updated 09 July 2014


Tavistock College
Crowndale Road, Tavistock
Devon PL19 8DD

01822 614231
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