18 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    5 November 2021 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    30 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Leadership
Subject
Dance
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Fixed term (1 year)
Salary
Main/Upper payscale

Job summary

HEAD OF DANCE – Maternity Cover
Required for January 2022 – 1 year fixed term contract

We wish to appoint an ambitious and inspirational Head of Dance to cover maternity leave who is committed to raising the expectations and achievements of our students.

This post would suit an ambitious, experienced teacher who would enjoy working in a supportive and successful school. The successful candidate will be suitably qualified, will have strong subject knowledge, a passion for the subject and will enjoy teaching their subject to a high level, including GCSE and A level. A TLR is available for this role.

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective Girls’ school of 1534 students with 459 students in the sixth form (71 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. In 2019 our A Level results placed us in top 25% of schools nationally.

Further information and an application form are available from our website: www.highworth.kent.sch.uk

Closing Date: Friday 5th November 2021 at 8am

Completed applications should be returned to: HR@highworth.kent.sch.uk

Applications will be considered in the order in which they are received. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Highworth Grammar School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

Highworth Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post

Additional allowances

TLR2a

Applying for the job

Further information and an application form are available from our website: www.highworth.kent.sch.uk

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1519 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Highworth Grammar School

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1534 students with 459 students in the Sixth Form (71 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. Last summer our A Level results placed us in the top 25% of schools nationally.

Academic results are consistently high and Highworth is indeed a great place to teach. Why not come and be a part of our exciting future?

School location

Maidstone Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8UD

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