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

We are offering graduates (Chemistry/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 Chemistry and 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.  Clifton is a school with a clear improvement strategy for continuing to raise attainment and is working towards becoming a good and then outstanding school.

Closing date:  Noon on Thursday 4th April 2019

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