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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time, part time

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

Qualifications & Experience

  • Qualified Teacher Status/Relevant Degree
  • Secondary Trained
  • Evidence of commitment to further professional development
  • Experience of teaching at a variety of key stages
  • Experience of intervention to identify underachievement and raise attainment
  • Comprehensive school experience
  • An awareness of the forthcoming changes to the curriculum across all key stages

Knowledge & Understanding

  • Excellent subject knowledge
  • Use of assessment to promote student learning
  • Awareness of current developments in the teaching of all levels, including KS3, KS4, KS5
  • Appreciation of current developments post 16
  • Principles of comprehensive education

Skills & Aptitudes

  • Effective Classroom practitioner
  • Excellent communicator with effective interpersonal skills and organisation skills
  • Ability to enthuse students of all abilities
  • The capacity to function creatively and generously in a mutually supportive team
  • Quality provision for all students
  • Confident use of IT
  • Able to implement curriculum change

Personal Attributes

  • Effective team player
  • Vision, warmth, energy and enthusiasm
  • Pursuit of high standards - both academic and behavioural
  • Integrity
  • Willing to contribute to all aspects of school life
  • Able to maximise contributions from parents, governors and the school community
  • Ability to contribute with flair and commitment to the effective performance of the department


  • Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children and young people in line with the School/Trust Child Protection and Safeguarding policy and the Staff Code of Conduct/ Behaviour Policy

What the school offers its staff

You will be joining a forward thinking Trust at an exciting time in its development and will enjoy our many staff benefits which include: -

  • Well established and supportive training and development opportunities
  • Family friendly policies and wellbeing initiatives
  • Wellbeing Focus and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lifestyle and retail discounts
  • Staff sports and social events

The department is housed in its own building and includes three teaching staff and a number of private and Surrey peripatetic teachers. The department is extensively resourced with a wide range of instruments and creative spaces. We have a full suite of PC's running Cubase and Ableton and a dedicated recording studio.

The extra curricular offering is varied, broad and reflects the curriculum offer. We hold concerts at Christmas and in the Spring term alongside a choir competition for Year 7 in the Autumn term. The annual Warlstock rock festival takes place in the Summer term involving all the local community.

Commitment to safeguarding

Tandridge Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to safer recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS check.

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About Warlingham School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1437 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Warlingham School is a thriving 11-18, mixed, comprehensive school situated on the fringe of Surrey and Greater London. The school converted to academy status in November 2012, as a ‘stand-alone’ school and then joined with four Primary Schools in May 2017 to form a cross-phase MAT - Tandridge Learning Trust. It was built in 1954 and occupies a large, attractive site on a campus which includes Hamsey Green Primary School.

“There is an open culture where everyone works together to improve progress for all students” – Ofsted 2017

Arranging a visit to Warlingham School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email s.trethewey@tandridgelearningtrust.co.uk.

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