Poltair School is a rapidly improving 11-16 school in the heart of St. Austell in Cornwall. It is a welcoming, vibrant and fulfilling place to work. All teachers are instrumental in realising the school's commitment to 'Believe and Achieve'. We pride ourselves on our strong values, supporting and encouraging students to embrace their learning. The school has secured six consecutive years of record-breaking examination results and this upward trend will continue into the future.

Please contact Mrs Pennell (Headteacher’s PA) for further information on 01726 874520.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. All our recruitment and selection practices reflect this and successful applicants are subject to Criminal Records Bureau checks along with other relevant employment checks.

Please email completed applications to: head@poltair.cornwall.sch.uk

MFL Curriculum Changes Survey


We are currently looking at the future of the curriculum to meet pupils' needs in Modern Foreign Languages. Therefore, Poltair would be grateful if you could take some time to answer the questions in the survey linked below:


Please take the time to fill in the

MFL Curriculum Changes Survey

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Free Software For Children

Following our upgrade to Office 365 we can now offer all students free licenses to use the latest version of Microsoft Office at home, this includes Microsoft Office on a Mac, and also Microsoft Office on Android or iOS.

Office 365 At Poltair

Click the link above to download your copy now!


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