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You can view our current vacancies below. All enquiries should be directed to Laura Robinson via recruitment@beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk. If you would like to find out more about us, you can arrange an informal visit with Laura via the email above. 

Teacher of English

Appointment:                                       September 2024

Salary:                                                    MPS / UPS (Fringe salary scale)

Contract type:                                      Full Time

Contract term:                                     Permanent

Closing date for applications:            9am 22nd April 2024

Interview date:                                     25th April 2024

 

Beaconsfield High School is an Ofsted designated Outstanding girls’ grammar school (2019) that prides itself on its happy, high achieving learning community offering exceptional breadth in learning, knowledge and teaching. We are looking to increase capacity, and so we are currently looking for a passionate and skilled Teacher of English to join our thriving teaching team.   You will have high expectations of yourself and of your students, and a willingness to provide high quality, innovative and inspiring teaching with enthusiasm and commitment.  As a school we strongly invest in all subjects; both creative and scientific.  We are open to ideas that inspire and help our students to enjoy the subject as much as possible.

 

Why should you join us?

  • -The opportunity to teach independent, resilient and highly academic students thirsty for knowledge.
  • A well-resourced learning environment.
  • Copious amounts of enrichment.
  • Numerous opportunities for support and development.
  • Awarded Exceptional School status by the national body ‘Best Practice Network’ (2018).
  • Designated Outstanding by Ofsted in our December 2019 inspection.

What qualities are we looking for?

  • A remarkable teacher with a respectful, supportive, and positive approach.
  • A strong set of organisational interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A willingness to share a passion for your subject with students who are genuinely love learning.

 

To find out what makes us tick, visit beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk or find us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube.

Beaconsfield High School is an outstanding school and is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified teachers regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

To apply via email: Please email your completed application to Laura Robinson at recruitment@beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk

To apply by post:  Please post your completed application to Laura Robinson, Beaconsfield High School, Wattleton Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks HP9 1RR

To apply in person: Please hand in your completed application for the attention of Laura Robinson at Beaconsfield High School, Wattleton Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks HP9 1RR

Teacher of English- Application Form Teacher of English- Recruitment Booklet
Teacher of English- Job Description

Teacher of Physics

Appointment: September 2024

Salary: MPS/ UPS + Outer London Fringe Allowance

Contract type: Part-time/Full-time

Contract term:  Permanent

 

Beaconsfield High School, an outstanding girls’ grammar school, has a rare opportunity for an energetic, highly motivated Teacher of Physics with vision and ambition to inspire and enthuse students to enhance their interest in Science. Our students all want to learn and are rapid learners – a dream come true!

We seek an outstanding candidate to maintain and build upon this record of success.  The post requires the teaching across the Key Stages, inspiring and helping our students to enjoy the subject as much as possible. The Science Faculty is a strong team with a very good track record of examination success, and a large uptake at A Level.  

We are open to ideas that inspire and help our students to enjoy the subject as much as possible. We want to recruit someone who puts students first, proactively focuses on the development, sharing and monitoring of best practice to help across the school so that our students have the best educational opportunities and positive school experience.  This is in line with our vision of being a “Happy, high achieving learning community”.

As an extremely successful, outstanding selective school, we would welcome applications from candidates with experience of different learning environments.  In return we can offer wonderful students with a thirst for learning, a determined staff team and supportive governors who work very hard with the school.

What do to next:

  • Complete the application form and send a letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 saying why you feel your experience to date and your aspirations make you perfect for the role.
  • For additional information, please contact Laura Robinson via recruitment@beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk

Beaconsfield High School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified teachers regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing Date:                                        Friday 19th April 2024, 9.00am

Interview Date:                                   Tuesday 23rd April 2024 2024

Teacher of Physics- Application Form Teacher of Physics- Recruitment Booklet
Teacher of Physics- Job Description

 Teacher of Maths

 

Dates:                   Required for September 2024

Salary:                   MPS/ UPS + Outer London Fringe Allowance

Contract type:    Full Time / Part Time

Contract term:   Permanent

 

Beaconsfield High School, an outstanding girls’ grammar school, has a rare opportunity for an energetic, highly motivated Teacher of Mathematics with vision and ambition to inspire and enthuse students to enhance their interest in Mathematics. Our students all want to learn and are rapid learners – a dream come true!

We seek an outstanding candidate to maintain and build upon this record of success.  The post requires the teaching across the Key Stages, inspiring and helping our students to enjoy the subject as much as possible. Mathematics is a strong department with a very good track record of examination success and full course allocation for A-Level.

We are open to ideas that inspire and help our students to enjoy the subject as much as possible. We want to recruit someone who puts students first, proactively focuses on the development, sharing and monitoring of best practice to help across the school so that our students have the best educational opportunities and positive school experience.  This is in line with our vision of being a “Happy, high achieving learning community”.

As an extremely successful, outstanding selective school, we would welcome applications from candidates with experience of different learning environments.  In return we can offer wonderful students with a thirst for learning, a determined staff team and supportive governors who work very hard with the school.

What do to next:

  •  Complete the application form and send a letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 saying why you feel your experience to date and your aspirations make you perfect for the role.
  •  For additional information, please contact Laura Robinson via recruitment@beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk

Beaconsfield High School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified teachers regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing Date:  26th April 2024 at 9am

Interview Date: 30th April 2024

Teacher of Maths- Application Form Teacher of Maths- Person Specification
Teacher of Maths- Recruitment Booklet Teacher of Maths- Job Description

   Learning Support Assistant (University Placement)

Dates:                    1st September 2024

Salary:                    Bucks Pay scale 2.11-2.15:  FTE. - £21,879 - £23,961 Actual salary - £17,558 - £19,229. (dependent on experience).

Contract type:      35 hours per week, Term time only (39 weeks), Monday to Friday, 08:30 to 16:00 (including a half hour unpaid lunch break)

Contract term:     One-year fixed term contract

A rare opportunity has arisen to work within the support team of a prestigious and outstanding grammar school.  Examination results continue to ensure that Beaconsfield High School is one of the leading schools in the UK. 

We are looking for a pro-active and reliable Learning Support Assistant (‘LSA’) who will apply their own GCSE, A-Level and undergraduate degree level subject knowledge as well as their enthusiasm and creativity to support the progress and development of our students. The LSA will supervise our Learning Support classroom where students with varying learning difficulties as well as mental health requirements gather throughout the day. The LSA will also deliver tailored support to students across the curriculum but in particular in Psychology; a popular subject in our high achieving girls grammar school. The LSA will assist with revision and catch-up work either one-to-one or in small groups and will provide students with strategies to help them build their confidence and improve their organisational, executive and time management skills. They will also be a listening ear for individual students and help them with anything that may be worrying them and/or holding them back from achieving their individual academic objectives. The SLSA will be applying their subject knowledge both in providing academic support as well as in providing pastoral support.

Beaconsfield High School is an outstanding school and is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. The successful will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

 

Please visit our website for further information or alternatively come and see us on an informal visit.  

To arrange a visit, or for additional information, please contact Laura Robinson via recruitment@beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk

 

If you feel you have the required skills and experience, please complete the application form and explain how your skills and experience to date meet the Job Description.

Closing Date:  29th April 2024          

Interview Date:  w/c 6th May 2024

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LSA (University Placement)- Job Description

 

 Site Team Member

Start date: April 2024, dependent upon notice

Annual Salary:  Bucks Pay Scale 2 (11-15) £21,879- £23,961 dependent on experience and qualifications this could be negotiable

Hours of work: 37 hours a week 52 weeks a year.  Specific hours of work will be agreed with the site manager between the hours of 0700 to 1800 Monday to Friday.   There will be no split shifts but you may be asked occasionally to work until 2100 to cover school events. 

Beaconsfield High School is an outstanding grammar school in Buckinghamshire with over 1,200 students aged 11-18 and 150 staff.   An opportunity has arisen for a Site Team Member to join our remarkable school on a permanent basis.  This is a busy and interesting role working in a school environment which will include a range of duties connected with running and maintaining the site.

You will be joining an experienced and friendly site team helping to ensure that they meet all the needs of a busy site and will be well supported by the Site Manager and other school staff. The site team is responsible for ensuring that the site is safe and fit for purpose and that maintenance is carried out to buildings and grounds as required. They may also carry out or support small school improvement projects. 

Reporting to the Facilities Manager, your main responsibilities will be:

  • Undertake repairs and other works indicative with available skills
  • On-going maintenance work
  • Clean up spillages and keep the site tidy and clear of litter
  • Lock and unlock the school
  • Be available with to lockup after planned events with reasonable notice
  • Ensure that alarms and non-automated heating and lighting is turned on and off as necessary
  • To carry out internal and external porterage duties as required
  • Prepare the school for internal and external functions and lettings
  • Supervise Contractors with direction from the Facilities Manager

 

The right person for this role should ideally:

  • Enjoy practical, physical work which will include some lifting and bending
  • Be willing to work flexible hours, including on occasion, evenings and weekends
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude with a flexible and positive mind set
  • Be able to work independently and self-manage workload whilst also happy to work with others as part of a team.
  • Have basic knowledge of required H&S standards
  • Be reliable and committed to the job
  • Be organised and able to meet deadlines
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be committed to the school’s ethos and high expectations

 

Every member of staff is expected to show respect to their colleagues and to understand and adhere to the School’s value of dignity at work. Training will be available where appropriate but previous experience and trade qualifications will be an advantage.

 

Closing Date:  26th April 2024

Interviews: w/c 29th April 2024

 

Applications:  Please contact us on recruitment@beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk if you would like an informal conversation or would like to look around the school. To apply for the role, please complete the attached application form.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this.  

This post will be subject to references and an enhanced DBS check.

 

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Site Team Member- Job Description Site Team Member- Person Specification

 

 Assistant Headteacher

Salary:                   Competitive (including Outer London Fringe Allowance)

Job type:              Permanent, Full Time or Part Time

Start date:           September 2024

Apply by:              25 April 2024

 

This is an opportunity to join a school where staff and students love learning and working together. We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher to join our Senior Leadership Team and help us to shape the future of this successful and happy school community. Our leadership team endeavours to focus on holistic wellbeing as a priority, inspiring a culture of inclusiveness, emotional intelligence and safety. We want staff to feel valued, supported and challenged, to be creative and ambitious in their contribution to our learning community.

 

Beaconsfield High School wishes to appoint an inspirational and dynamic Assistant Headteacher who will work with colleagues on the academic side of the SLT (rather than the pastoral side). We are looking for a candidate who has a track record of positive impact on the people and systems around them. While we welcome applications from all, we are particularly interested in hearing from those who teach Science, Maths or English.

 

The exact nature of the role and responsibilities will be confirmed with the successful candidate, according to their experience and expertise. The role will sit on the academic side of the Senior Leadership Team, and may include responsibilities such as Assessment and Reporting, Learning and Teaching, Digital Strategy, Student Progress, Curriculum Development, Professional Development. You will play a key role in the leadership of our remarkable school, which prides itself as much on being happy as being successful. Please note that the job description included in the application pack includes a range of possible areas of responsibility.

 

We can boast wonderful students with a thirst for learning and a desire to embrace the wider opportunities available to them at school. We achieve exceptional academic results each year. This year we ranked 7th in The Times’ best secondary and grammar schools in the southeast. Our staff are collaborative and support each other to be their best; it is difficult to say whether the best thing about working here is the students or the staff!

 

The successful candidate will:

 

  • be a graduate with qualified teacher status;
  • have held a middle leadership or leadership role and supported whole school improvement;
  • combine resilience and determination with an ability to inspire, innovate and motivate colleagues and students;
  • have knowledge of the powerful impact of data on informing and improving progress;
  • have the ability to teach at a ‘good’ or better level consistently.

 

Why work with us at Beaconsfield High School?

 

  • We are a genuinely happy learning community;
  • Our students are engaged, self-motivated, and enjoy their lessons;
  • The school is located in beautiful Beaconsfield Old Town, within The Chilterns (designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty);
  • We benefit from London Fringe Allowance and the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • We have a team of specialist and committed teachers and a highly effective SEND team;
  • We are a welcoming and supportive staff team who enjoy social occasions together like cakes at break time and end of year social events;
  • Health Assured employee assistance programme;
  • We are never complacent, and committed to continually improving;
  • We are committed to the induction and professional development of all staff, and have a genuinely developmental Professional Development Process (appraisal).

 

To apply, please complete the application form. Your covering letter/support of application statement should explain, in no more than two A4 sides, how your experience to date has prepared you for this role. 

 

The closing date is Thursday 25 April (midday). Interviews will take place on 30th April and 1st May.

 

Please send your application form via email to Laura Robinson at recruitment@beaconsfieldhigh.bucks.sch.uk

 

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Assistant Headteacher- Job Description Assistant Headteacher- Recruitment Booklet