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Basketball Success


Four teams, four GOLDS!

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The North School's Spring Fair is this weekend!


Saturday 21st April 2018 - 10am-4pm

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Term 4 Newsletter


Term 4 Newsletter

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Sixthform Easter Revision Sessions


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Easter Revision Sessions - Year 11


Easter Revision Sessions

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At the North School we aim to maximise the potential and future life chances of all our students and have extremely high expectations both inside and outside the classroom.  We have a traditional ethos centred around our belief that students should be able to learn in a well ordered and engaging environment and that they should attempt all their work to the very best of their ability.

We are very proud of our collaboration with the Swale Academies Trust and together with the Trust we work relentlessly to continually improve the school experience for all our students.

Staff working at The North school are offered:

  • An excellent collaborative CPD programme, including research opportunities.
  • Aspiring teacher programme
  • Outstanding teacher programme
  • Outstanding leadership programme

In addition to the above there are opportunities for career development and leadership roles throughout the schools based within Swale Academies Trust.  More information about the Trust can be found on their website at




We currently do not have any leadership role vancancies.




We currently do not have any teaching role vancancies.

Health & Social Care Teacher (maternity cover)     :     MSP/UPS (dependant on experience)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and successful teacher to joing our school teaching health and social care to cover maternity leave.  The successful applicant should have an excellent graps on good and outstanding teaching, be confident in their ability and able to cinsistently deliver effective lessons and learnign with a positive approach up to KS5.  In return we can ofer the full benefits of our excellent support programme as outlined above.

Applicants should possess excellent communication and organisational skills, be hard working, flexible and professional.  They should have high expectations of students, colleagues and self, displaying energy and enthusiasm in and out of the classroom, contributing to the school's overall success.  A willingness to contribute to other areas of school ife would be welcome.  Applications are welcome from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

The closing date for applications:         Midday, Friday 4th May 2018

Health and Social Care Teacher (Mat Cover) Recruitment Pack April 2018.pdf     ~     Application Form - Health and Social Care Teacher.pdf





Science Technican (maternity cover)     :     Required immediately

Term Time only – plus 5 training days  :  32hrs per week  :  Kent Range 4, £16,968 - £17,826 per annum (pro-rata salary : £12,101 - £12,712 per annum)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join The North School as a Science Technician to cover maternity leave.  The successful candidate will be working within a strong and supportive team and will assist the Senior Science Technician with organising and providing equipment, chemicals and resources for class practicals, demonstrations and investigations for all year groups, including standardised GCSE assessment. The successful candidate will also provide some administrative support to departmental staff.

The successful candidate will have evidence of practical skills, ability and training in relation to the preparing of teaching resources and materials for science practicals. Have a basic knowledge of equipment maintenance and health and safety in relation to safe use of equipment. Candidates should also have adequate ICT based skills and knowledge.

In return we can offer excellent CPD opportunities and a supportive and friendly team to work with.

For further information about the vacancy can be obtained from the school via email at [email protected]

The closing date for applications:         Midday, Friday 23rd March 2018


Science Technician (Maternity Cover) Application Form.doc

Science Technician (Maternity Cover) Recruitment Pack (Apr 18).pdf




The North School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

Any successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure with the Disclosure & Barring Service, together with all other necessary safeguarding checks.