Jobs at Huddersfield Grammar School.

 

TEACHER OF ENGLISH (FULL TIME)

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire, from September 2021.

Huddersfield Grammar School seeks a dynamic and suitably qualified English specialist to work in an award-winning school that was recently ranked for the 3rd year running as a ‘Top 100 School’ by the Sunday Times. The successful candidate will blend creativity and rigour in the classroom, have a contagious passion for English and Public Speaking, with the skill to propel our enthusiastic and hardworking pupils to excellent rates of academic progress.

The Senior School at Huddersfield Grammar School is thriving and now comprises of over 300 students, with classes sizes limited to a maximum of 20 pupils per class.

As an employee of a well-regarded independent school, the post-holder will also demonstrate a willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school. Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Role Profile

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

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29th March 2021

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

TEACHER OF MATHEMATICS (FULL TIME)

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire, from September 2021.

Huddersfield Grammar School seeks a dynamic and suitably qualified Mathematics specialist to work in an award-winning school that was recently ranked for the 3rd year running as a ‘Top 100 School’ by the Sunday Times. The successful candidate will blend creativity and rigour in the classroom, have a contagious passion for Mathematics and the skill to propel our enthusiastic and hardworking pupils to excellent rates of academic progress.

The Senior School at Huddersfield Grammar School is thriving and now comprises of over 300 students, with classes sizes limited to a maximum of 20 pupils per class.

As an employee of a well-regarded independent school, the post-holder will also demonstrate a willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school. Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Role Profile:

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

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29th March 2021

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

CLASSROOM SUPPORT AND PLAYGROUND SUPERVISOR

An exciting opportunity exists to join one of the leading independent schools in West Yorkshire from April/May 2021.

The successful candidate will report to the Deputy Head (Character), and will assist a team of playground supervisors, to take responsibility for the health, safety and happiness of pupils during morning and lunchtime play sessions. There will also be a daily opportunity to work under the direction of the classroom teacher to support student’s progress with targeted intervention.

You will have a passion for working with and supporting children and warmth and sensitivity in understanding pastoral care needs.

Huddersfield Grammar School offers a competitive salary of £9,000 for this part-time, term-time only position. The successful candidate will work during term time between 9.00am and 2.00pm.

Job Profile:

To apply, please complete the Application Form in this advertisement and email it to Miss Michelle Barber at Huddersfield Grammar School, at recruitment@huddersfield-grammar.co.uk.
Closing date: 9am on Monday 22nd March 2021

Early applications are 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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