Tibshelf School

Welcome to our Career Site

Talent Pools

We are always on the look out for new talent

Please submit your CV to the relevant talent pool below.

  1. Click on the appropriate talent pool.
  2. Attach your CV to the email.
  3. Click send!

About us

Tibshelf Community School is an inclusive 11-16 Comprehensive School serving a large semi-rural area of North East Derbyshire.

Our Governing Principle embodies our ambition and reflects our determination to never be complacent but to continually aim high in everything we do.
"Working together to make our school even better"

Our Mission
Tibshelf Community School strives to be an outstanding learning community in which individuals are inspired, challenged and supported to become effective global citizens in the 21st century.

All members of our School Community should:

  • Acquire the knowledge and skills needed to progress now and in the future
  • Develop confidence in themselves and their abilities
  • Have high aspirations for themselves and others
  • Feel valued and value others
  • Have high expectations of themselves and of others
  • Create a dynamic and innovative learning environment
  • Appreciate the world at large
  • Contribute to building a school culture built on excellence

Being a Newly Qualified Teacher at Tibshelf Community School

At Tibshelf, NQTs are fully supported through their first, crucial year as a fully qualified teacher.  They receive a fully tailored programme that provides an opportunity to explore, observe and experiment with different aspects of teaching to initiate the transition to becoming excellent practitioners.


NQTs can expect:

  • Weekly meetings with inspirational subject based mentors
  • Regular contact with the NQT coordinator
  • Opportunity to observe excellent practice from inside and outside of faculty
  • Fully developmental feedback following six termly observations
  • Career professional development sessions on a host of different themes
  • Access to external professional development courses
  • Opportunity to visit other schools
  • To be part of an NQT programme with other local schools


Tibshelf Community School is an excellent place to be an NQT.  NQTs are valued for their enthusiasm and fresh ideas.  As well as receiving a full support package, the sharing of good practice contributes to both personal achievement and the success of the school.


DJ Allsopp

Lead Practitioner and NQT Coordinator.

CPD Opportunities

Continuing Professional Development at Tibshelf features prominently as part of our Teaching and Learning Plan. Our calendared Professional Development Programme enables and encourages the sharing of excellent practice to support all teachers at any stage in their careers. We pride ourselves on the training provision for NQTs and RQTs with a structured, bespoke programme offered in conjunction with the Teaching School Alliance and other local secondary schools. Leadership courses are available through the National Professional Qualification programme to further develop our aspiring Middle and Senior Leaders.

Our Location

Doe Hill Lane, Tibshelf

Tibshelf Community School

Doe Hill Lane,
DE55 5LZ