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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 February 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    26 January 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - September to December 2024

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

We require an enthusiastic, inspirational and ambitious teacher of Geography, who is committed to raising the expectations and achievements of our students to cover maternity leave. 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.

This is a wonderful career opportunity to work in a very strong, successful and supportive team in a popular school.

What the school offers its staff

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1536 students with 448 students in the Sixth Form (80 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 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?

Further information and an application form are available from our website: www.highworth.kent.sch.uk We do not accept CVs.

Applications are welcomed from experienced and newly qualified teachers.

Closing Date: Monday 19th February 2024 at 8am

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. This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

Creating a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, religion, belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy, maternity, age, disability, marriage or civil partnership.

Commitment to safeguarding

Highworth Grammar School is committed to:
Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).
Creating a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, religion, belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy, maternity, age, disability, marriage or civil partnership.

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About Highworth Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1542 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01233 624910

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1536 students with 448 students in the Sixth Form (80 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?

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