Our pupils and staff are loyal to their school and the local community values what we do. Above all, at The Nelson Thomlinson School you will find a happy and friendly atmosphere where staff enjoy teaching and pupils are enthused about learning.

Teacher of Business

Permanent, Full-Time, MPR/UPR

Required for September 2024, a well-qualified teacher of both GCSE and A-level Business. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher to join our experienced, established and well-resourced department. The post is suitable for either an ECT or teacher with experience.

Business continues to be one of the most popular options at both GCSE and A Level. Many of our students go onto study Business in higher education or secure apprenticeships in the fields of accounting, marketing and human resources. Business is one of our most successful departments both academically and in the field of enterprise. With 5 Young Enterprise teams reaching the national finals events in recent years, the opportunity to get involved in enterprise events will be available.

The department has two dedicated classrooms, with access to computers. We also have an Administrative Assistant supporting the department daily, helping with photocopying, printing, classroom displays etc. which helps manage teacher workload.

The Nelson Thomlinson School is a high performing secondary school on the fringe of the Lake District in Cumbria. Ofsted’s most recent visit in October 2023 highlighted our strong traditions and a school where pupils (and staff) are proud to live out its values. NTS also has a dedicated Professional Development department where opportunities for staff development and training are made a priority.

Please complete the application form on our school website and either post or email it to admin@nts.cumbria.sch.uk for the attention of Mr DS Northwood, Headmaster.

A covering letter should accompany all applications.

Closing date: Friday 10 May 2024 at 1.30pm

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified by: Wednesday 15 May 2024

Interviews will take place: week commencing 20 May 2024

Role Profile Description

Assistant Site Manager

Grade OP7 – £26,421 – £27,334 per annum, 37 hours a week, Full Year

Due to retirement, we required an Assistant Site Manager to start as soon as possible. The successful candidate will be motivated, organised and thorough with the ability to work independently using their own expertise in busy and varied role.

The Nelson Thomlinson School is a high performing secondary school on the fringe of the Lake District in Cumbria. Ofsted’s most recent visit in October 2023 highlighted our strong traditions and a school where pupils (and staff) are proud to live out it’s values.

Please complete the application form on our school website and either post or email it to admin@nts.cumbria.sch.uk for the attention of Mr DS Northwood, Headmaster.

A covering letter should accompany all applications.

Closing date: 1.30pm Tuesday 7th May 2024

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by Thursday 9th May 2024

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 13th May 2024

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Role Profile Description

Teacher of PE

Permanent; 0.8 FTE; MPR

Required from September 2024, an outstanding, well-qualified, enthusiastic and energetic PE teacher. This is a great opportunity that would suit newly-qualified or more experienced practitioners alike.

Football, rugby and athletics specialisms would be particularly desirable, as well as the ability to deliver GCSE PE and/or A-level PE.

The Nelson Thomlinson School is a highly successful and popular school located on the fringes of the Lake District National Park. The PE department has a long and successful history of sporting excellence in a wide range of school sports. The successful candidate will be expected to play a full and active role in the continuation of this success as well as delivering the highest standards and outcomes in PE at KS3, GCSE and/or A level. A commitment to extra-curricular clubs and activities is essential.

Please complete an application form (available by clicking on the link above) along with a covering letter addressed to Mr D S Northwood, Headmaster (email: admin@nts.cumbria.sch.uk).

Closing date: Tuesday 30th April 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified, and this will be by 3.30pm on Friday 3rd May 2024

More about the PE department

NTS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Early Career Teachers

There can be no steeper learning curve than that facing the new entrant to the teaching profession. In any school, the first year of teaching presents difficulties and challenges. We believe that The Nelson Thomlinson School offers an ideal environment in which to learn the trade.