Jobs at Huddersfield Grammar School.

ADMISSIONS AND MARKETING ASSISTANT

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire.

As the first point of contact for all new parent enquiries, the successful candidate will play a crucial role in the delivery of a highly effective customer experience which meets or exceeds the expectations of both current and prospective parents.

Working closely with the Admissions and Marketing Manager, you will also be responsible for organising the logistics of the admissions process, as well as implementing creative and well-targeted multi-channel marketing campaigns that will generate admissions enquiries.

The successful candidate will have experience of working in a consumer or service orientated environment and possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills.

In working for the school, you will receive every support from a talented, welcoming and highly professional group of colleagues.

Huddersfield Grammar School is thriving and comprises of over 560 pupils, from the Early Years to Year 11, with class sizes typically limited to a maximum of 20 students per class. It was recently ranked by The Sunday Times as a ‘Top 100’ independent school, before being announced as a national finalist in the prestigious Independent Schools Association Awards.

Huddersfield Grammar School offers a competitive salary for this full-time position. Further details on specific roles and responsibilities for this post may be found in the Job Profile below:

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To apply, please complete the Application Form in this advertisement and email it to Miss M Barber at Huddersfield Grammar School, at recruitment@huddersfield-grammar.co.uk.

Closing date: Thursday 17th October 2019

Please note that early applications are strongly encouraged, as the school reserves the right to make an early appointment.

NURSERY NURSE / EYFS TEACHING ASSISTANT

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire from November 2019.

Huddersfield Grammar School seeks an energetic, enthusiastic and suitably qualified Nursery Nurse / EYFS Teaching Assistant, qualified to Level 3 or above, to join our Early Years department.

Huddersfield Grammar School is thriving and now comprises of over 560 students, from the Early Years to Year 11, with class sizes typically limited to a maximum of 20 pupils per class. It was recently ranked by The Sunday Times as a ‘Top 100’ independent school, before being announced as a national finalist in the prestigious Independent Schools Association Awards.

Candidates for the Nursery Nurse / EYFS Teaching Assistant post should illustrate a capacity to assist our Early Years team in all aspects of day-to-day care, through social, emotional, educational and practical interaction, nurturing and guidance.

The appointed person will be responsible for a key group of children, helping them to learn and develop socially, physically and emotionally, through familiar routines, stimulating educational play and other child-based activities.

In seeking to work for a well-regarded independent school, applicants should also demonstrate a willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school.

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To apply, please complete the Application Form in this advertisement and email it to Miss M Barber at Huddersfield Grammar School, at recruitment@huddersfield-grammar.co.uk.

Closing date: Wednesday 16th October 2019

Early applications are encouraged, as the school reserves the right to make an early appointment.

 

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT (PART-TIME)

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire in January 2020, or earlier if available.

Huddersfield Grammar School seeks an enthusiastic and suitably qualified Learning Support Assistant to work part-time within the SEN Department. The successful candidate will assist in the educational and social development of specific pupils under the direction of the SENCo and teaching staff.

This will initially be a fixed term post to be undertaken over the 2019-20 academic year.

Huddersfield Grammar School is thriving and now comprises of over 560 students, from the Kindergarten to Year 11, with class sizes limited to a maximum of 20 pupils per class. It was recently ranked by The Sunday Times as a ‘Top 100’ independent school, before being announced as a national finalist in the prestigious Independent Schools Association Awards.

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To apply, please complete the Application Form in this advertisement and email it to Miss M Barber at Huddersfield Grammar School, at recruitment@huddersfield-grammar.co.uk.

Closing date: Wednesday 16th October 2019

Early applications are strongly encouraged, as the school reserves the right to make an early appointment.

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Huddersfield Grammar School has a positive, professional approach to teaching.

Our teachers are expected to display:

  • a high degree of professionalism in the classroom
  • a lively engagement with the subject-content of their lessons
  • a genuine appreciation for their pupils, and keen interest in their character and development
  • above all, and in all things, a clear commitment to teaching excellence

Joining the teaching staff of a Cognita school offers the attractive prospect of:

  • working with supportive and engaged parents
  • being able to adopt a highly relational approach to teaching
  • generally small classes of respectful and well-motivated pupils
  • active encouragement to full participation in the extra-curricular life of our schools
  • support for your continuing professional development and training from our education team
  • a professional teacher network with which to exchange ideas and share best practice

Our schools offer competitive remuneration packages, which are negotiated by schools on an individual basis. Teaching staff also benefit from generous holiday entitlements.

To apply for a teaching or non-teaching role at Huddersfield Grammar School, please see the Cognita Schools careers page for details of any vacancies.

You will also be able to see all the latest Cognita vacancies and find out more about working for a Cognita school.

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity (if the candidate has lived in the UK and/or criminal policy checks for all other countries lived or worked in for a period of 3 months or more since the age of 16 (irrespective of whether they worked in those countries).

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