Teacher of History

Term 5 2024 start – Part-time (4 days) (MPS/UPS)

Hardenhuish School is an 11-18 co-educational comprehensive school set in the magnificent parkland of the former Hardenhuish Manor and Chippenham Grammar School.  We enjoy an outstanding reputation locally and nationally as a ‘High Performing Academy’. Exam results are consistently above the national average.  At Hardenhuish we put children at the centre of all we do: we believe in a three-way partnership with school, home and the individual, ensuring that each and every young person is ‘inspired to learn, supported to succeed’.

We wish to appoint an ambitious and outstanding teacher of History who is enthusiastic, highly motivated and dedicated to teaching at a high standard across the Key Stages. You will need to have a passion for your subject and be committed to bringing History to life for your pupils both in the classroom and beyond it.

You would be working in our well-equipped dedicated classrooms with access to ICT suites. Hardenhuish provides a supportive environment, where every member of staff is helped to be the very best they can be.  You would have the advantage of outstanding CPD provision, if appropriate an established and successful ECT programme, potential for in-house career progression opportunities, regular staff wellbeing events and access to a generous benefit package through Wiltshire Rewards

Applications are welcomed from experienced teachers or ECTs.  Should you wish to apply for this vacancy, please download an application pack below:

Candidate Information Pack – Teacher of History November 2023

Application Form – Teacher of History – November 2023

Equalities Recruitment Form

Closing date:      8:30am on Tuesday 5 December 2023

Key Worker – full or part-time

£26,873 to £28,774 pro rata

We are seeking to appoint, for an immediate start, an enthusiastic and flexible colleague to assist referred pupils, whatever their circumstances, to ensure that they are enabled to achieve by providing a wide range of activities and support structures with a specific focus on emotional literacy and development of academic and social skills. Additionally, to supervise and support the learning of small groups of pupils delivering a range of activities and programmes and to cover during short-term periods of staff absence.  We are looking for a self-starter with the ability to engage with young people in a positive manner.  Effective communication and ICT skills are essential for this role. 

This position would suit someone looking for an interesting and rewarding role within an education setting where you will be responsible for pupils’ learning. Experience in an education setting would be an advantageous, although not essential.

If you wish to apply, an application pack can be downloaded below:

Job Description – Key Worker – November 2023

Application Form – Key Worker – November 2023

Equalities Recruitment Form

Closing date:      8.30am Tuesday 6 December 2023

Interviews may be held once a suitable field is identified, which may be before the closing date.

Exam Invigilators

£11.59 per hour plus 5.66 weeks holiday per year

Our busy Examinations Officer is seeking to appoint additional invigilators to support her existing dedicated and friendly team during the various mock and external public exam seasons held throughout the academic year.   If you are available to work from early morning and until/or for late finishing afternoon exams we would like to hear from you.  Please note that exam invigilators are required to stand for many hours during exams so physical stamina is a core requirement of this role.

An application pack can be downloaded below:

Covering Letter Exams Invigilator November 2023

Job Description Exams Invigilator November 2023

Application Form Exams Invigilator November 2023

Equalities Recruitment Form

Midday Supervisory Assistant

£11.59 per hour plus 5.66 weeks holiday per year

We wish to appoint a reliable and flexible Midday Supervisory Assistant to join our enthusiastic team, supervising pupils at lunchtime.  Our supervisory assistants start at 12.05pm and work until 1.20pm Monday to Friday during term time.

An application pack can be downloaded below:

Covering Letter MDSA November 2023

Job Description MDSA November 2023

Application Form MDSA November 2023

Equalities Recruitment Form

If you experience difficulties downloading an application pack, or any other supporting documents, please contact the school on 01249 650693 or e-mail and a pack will be sent to you in the post or by email. Within your communication please state which post you are interested in applying for.

Completed documents such as application forms and/or accompanying letters can be sent electronically to our HR department via

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