Vacancies

Teacher of Geography

Start Date: September 2020

Salary: MPS/UPS

Closing Date: Friday 1st May 2020, 9.00am

We require a qualified teacher of Geography to join an expanding department, for the delivery of Geography at KS3 and GCSE.   You will be part of a supportive and reflective team of dedicated professionals who continually improve and develop their practice in order to achieve the best for the young people at our school.

This is an excellent opportunity for a NQT seeking a first appointment, or a more experienced teacher.

We are looking for colleagues with:

  • a commitment to raising achievement
  • the ability to engage and support students
  • an enthusiasm and deep knowledge of the subject area
  • A commitment to help all young people and staff to achieve their best is expected of all staff.

Informal visits to the school are welcome; please contact the Head’s PA, Debra Harker on 01980 676660 or e-mail harkerd@stonehenge.wilts.sch.uk

Please apply via a two sided letter detailing your educational philosophy, experience to date, and how you would contribute to the work of the department and the wider school community. Application form and further details are available from the school website and should be returned to Mrs D Harker, The Headteacher’s PA, The Stonehenge School, Holders Road, Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4 7PW.

Email:          harkerd@stonehenge.wilts.sch.uk

Website:      www.stonehenge.wilts.sch.uk

Closing date for applicants:       Friday 1st May 2020

Further information can be found via the link below –

Geography Booklet 2020

 

School Business Manager

Start Date : 1st September 2020 (an earlier start may be possible to enable succession planning)

Salary – Grade N (£40 to £42k per annum)

Hours – 37 hours per week  /  52 weeks per year with 25 days holiday entitlement.

Closing date – Monday 20th April 2020

We require a full time School Business Manager (SBM) following the decision of our current SBM to retire this summer after 20 years outstanding service to the school.   You will ideally have a background in finance as responsibility for managing an annual budget of £5 million is a key part of the role.  The post holder will also be responsible for our teams of support staff at the school, including premises, administrative and catering as well as external contractors, including cleaners and building repairs.

The Stonehenge School is the only secondary school in Amesbury and it is going through a period of significant expansion.  There are currently 834 pupils on roll but this will rise steadily over the next five years.  The school is popular and entry into Year 7 has been over-subscribed for each of the last three years.  A new £6.5 million building extension opened in 2019 and there are ambitious plans to seek further building development in the future.  The school has been graded as ‘Good’ in all five of its last inspections over a 16 year period.

For further details of the vacancy and the school please click on the link below –

SBM Booklet 2020

Closing date – Monday 20th April 2020

Interviews to be held week commencing 27th April 2020

Additional information

The Stonehenge School is a mixed 11 – 16 comprehensive school in south Wiltshire, close to the cathedral city of Salisbury. The school has been judged ‘good’ in each of its last five Ofsted inspections, most recently in April 2017, and pupil numbers are set to increase significantly over the next five years.  A new £6.5 million school building has recently opened.

Informal visits to the school are welcome; please contact the Head’s PA, Debra Harker on 01980 676660 or e-mail harkerd@stonehenge.wilts.sch.uk

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How to apply

Applications will not be accepted unless on an official application form.

To download a pdf version of the application form and the Equality & Diversity form please see below

Application for Employment Form – Teachers and Support Staff

Equality & diversity monitoring form

If you require a Word version of the application form please email admin@stonehenge.wilts.sch.uk to request one.

All applicants are subject to an enhanced disclosure check. The Stonehenge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and the emotional well being of staff.

We shall communicate by ‘phone or e-mail whenever necessary, particularly when inviting short-listed candidates for interview. It will therefore be helpful if you would make clear how and where you and your referees can be contacted in this way. If you have heard nothing within two weeks of the closing date please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion and accept our thanks and good wishes for future applications.

Please complete the application form, together with a letter of no more than two sides of A4, addressing the following issues:

Your reason for applying.

The particular skills, qualities and experience you would bring to this post.

Your interest and qualifications.

Applications will be judged in relation to the requirements set out in these details. Letters in which these are not reflected will not be considered.

The Stonehenge School is a mixed 11 – 16 comprehensive school in south Wiltshire, close to the cathedral city of Salisbury. The school has been judged ‘good’ in each of its last four Ofsted inspections, most recently in April 2017, and pupil numbers are set to increase significantly over the next five years.  Our new £6.5 million school building has just recently opened.

The school 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 applicant will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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Informal visits to the school are welcome; please contact the Head’s PA, Debra Harker on 01980 676660 or e-mail harkerd@stonehenge.wilts.sch.uk