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ICT Technician

School: The King Edward VI School, Chantry Middle School and Newminster Middle School

Band 3, 37 hours per week
Full time
16,481 per annum)

An experienced an enthusiastic ICT technician is required to join a professional ICT team. Candidates should have a good general education along with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills. The ability to relate to young people is essential. We are an outstanding school (OfSTED 2014), a Learning Trust at an exciting stage in our development. Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for the successful candidate.  

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Closing date: 12 noon on 31 March 2017

Year 5 Director of Learning and Teaching (Year Lead)

School: Newminster Middle School

YEAR 5 DIRECTOR OF LEARNING AND TEACHING (YEAR LEAD)
Salary MPS/UPS + TLR 2B £4,399

‘Attitudes to learning are excellent because pupils have a real thirst for knowledge and are ready to seize every opportunity to acquire new knowledge and skills’.  [Ofsted 2014].

Applications are invited for the above post to start in September 2017.  We are looking to appoint an outstanding teacher to build upon the excellent achievement and progress recorded at Key Stage 2.

Newminster is a large middle school with over 500 students from Years 5 to 8, situated in the town of Morpeth in Northumberland.  We pride ourselves on being a fully inclusive and truly comprehensive school built on traditional principles and with high standards.  Our purpose is to provide experiences to inspire, motivate and meet the needs of all learners.  We encourage a lifelong love of learning to enable all to develop the attitudes, skills and knowledge to become confident communicators and responsible citizens.

The school is part of the Three Rivers Learning Trust, with Chantry Middle School and The King Edward VI High School.  Whilst the schools are separate with their own unique identity, there is one engaged and supportive Board of Directors, to whom each school reports.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Please visit the Newminster website for more information.

Closing date: Friday 31st March, midday

Interviews will take place on Thursday 6th April 2017

Subject Leader of Modern Foreign Languages (French and Spanish)

School: The King Edward VI School

(MPS/UPS + TLR 2.3 £6,450)

An enthusiastic and well qualified graduate is required from September 2017 to lead a highly successful department. This is a key role to further develop excellent teaching, learning and assessment practices and to raise attainment and progress at all key stages. This role will provide significant professional development, academic challenge and the opportunity to work within a vibrant learning community.

As an outstanding school (OfSTED 2014), we are actively engaged in supporting the work of other schools, and this role will contribute to our outward facing work. Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for the successful candidate.

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Closing date:  12 noon on Wednesday 29 March 2017

Cleaning Technician (15 hours)

Schools: The King Edward VI School, Chantry Middle School and Newminster Middle School

15 hours per week, permanent, term time + 9 days over the holidays, £8.04 per hour

We are seeking to appoint a reliable member of staff to join our cleaning team to deliver a high quality service to our schools and their customers. Basic numeracy and literacy skills, good team work and the ability to work unsupervised are essential. A certain amount of bending and lifting is required. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for the successful candidate.

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Closing date: 12 noon on 27 March 2017

Cleaning Technician (20 hours)

Schools: The King Edward VI School, Chantry Middle School and Newminster Middle School

20 hours per week, permanent, term time + 9 days over the holidays, £8.04 per hour

We are seeking to appoint a reliable member of staff to join our cleaning team to deliver a high quality service to our schools and their customers. Basic numeracy and literacy skills, good team work and the ability to work unsupervised are essential. A certain amount of bending and lifting is required. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for the successful candidate.

Click here for the job description and person specificiation.

Closing date: 12 noon on 27 March 2017

Train to Teach

PrintThe Three Rivers Teaching School Alliance delivers school-based teacher training programmes for both primary and secondary phases via the School Direct route.

Our trainees are placed in local schools for the school year and are trained by experienced and highly skilled professionals.  If you are interested in joining us to become a teacher in 2017, please visit our website.