Are you a graduate?  Would you like to train and gain qualified teacher status in Physics?

We are offering graduates (Physics) the opportunity to gain qualified teacher status that takes place over 1 year.  The ITT programme will introduce you to teaching in the classroom, learning the ‘tools of the trade’ and observing outstanding practitioners.  Bursaries of up to £26,000 are available for applications in Physics (subject to conditions).

  • Teaching a number of lessons and learning the tools of the trade
  • Specialist mentor sessions and training on teaching pedagogy
  • Access to an outstanding programme of continuing professional development across the multi academy trust
  • Opportunities for significant career development

Working at Clifton Community School in Rotherham you would benefit from the opportunities offered by a large and successful family of schools.  The Multi-Academy trust runs a number of schools in Rotherham including Wickersley School & Sports College and Rawmarsh Community School.  Clifton is a thriving, multi-cultural, 11-16 school of 800 students, which was rebuilt in 2005.  It is a school with high expectations and a student centred focus.  Ofsted 2019 acknowledged that Leaders and teachers have a real passion for doing their best for pupils.  Clifton is a ‘Good’ school (Ofsted December 2019), with the drive and determination to be outstanding.

Closing date: Noon on Thursday 12th March 2020

Application forms are available by email from – or by ringing 01709 515005 – you may also download the application information from our website at

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

Graduate Teacher Application Form

Clifton Community School Information