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Weekly Bulletin 08/12/2017

01/12/17

Weekly Bulletin In addition to regular website updates, termly newsletter and frequent Twitter news, as from the beginning of this term we will produce a weekly School Bulletin to keep everyone updated on the events of the forthcoming week, reminders, school news and dates for the diary. The School Bulletin will be sent to parents via School Comms. The Bulletin will be published every Friday and, in addition to the School Comms message, it will also be uploaded on the school website.

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Severe Weather Guidance

01/12/17

The winter season is upon us and so we would like to remind you of the procedures

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Christmas Dinner Menu

29/11/17

CHRISTMAS DINNER MENU THURSDAY 14TH DECEMBER 2017 £2.40 (All inclusive) Order & pay by Thursday 7th December

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Pages Schoolwear - Uniform Offer

24/11/17

10% discount offer until Christmas

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We are a “GOOD” school. OFSTED report.

16/10/17

Students, parents, staff and governors can all take pride in last week’s announcement that Ofsted has judged The North School to be ‘good’ in every category, following an inspection at the end of September.

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Current Vacancies

 

LEADERSHIP VACANCIES: (Click on vacancy title below to link to kent-teach and access the application pack)

 

We currently do not have any leadership role vancancies.

 


TEACHING VACANCIES: (Click on vacancy title below to link to Kent-teach and access the application pack)

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 www.swaleacademiestrust.org.uk.

 

Business Studies/Finance Teacher  :  Maternity Cover   (start April 2018) MPS 

We are looking to appoint an inspirational, committed and enthusiastic teacher who would like to share their passion for Business Studies/Finance with our students.  Our Business Studies Department is very well run with a strong, knowledgeable team who look forward to welcoming a new colleague to cover maternity leave.

The successful applicant should have a good grasp on good and outstanding teaching, be confident in their ability and able to consistently deliver effective lessons and learning with a positive approach up to KS5. 

In return we can offer the full benefits of our excellent support programme both internally and through Swale Academies Trust including:

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

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 life would be welcome.

Applications are welcome from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.  Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 15th December 2017

Further details about the school can be found on our website www.north.kent.sch.uk

An application pack and application form is availale below - completed applications should be emailed to [email protected] or sent via post to Mrs J Manning, Personnel/Recruitment Manager, The North School, Essella Road, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AL.  Alternatively you can apply via the Kent-teach website at www.kent-teach.com or by clicking the vacancy title above.

Application Pack Business Studies & Finance Teacher (Maternity) Nov 17.pdf     APP Form Business Studies & Finance (Maternity Cover) Application Form (Editable).pdf

 

English Teacher  :  Maternity Cover  -  Full Time (part-time considered for the right applicant - possibility of a permanent position).  MPS 

We are looking to appoint an inspirational, committed and enthusiastic teacher who would like to share their passion for English with our students.  Our English Department is very well run with a strong, knowledgeable team who look forward to welcoming a new colleague to cover maternity leave.

The successful applicant should have a good grasp on good and outstanding teaching, be confident in their ability and able to consistently deliver effective lessons and learning with a positive approach up to KS5. 

In return we can offer the full benefits of our excellent support programme both internally and through Swale Academies Trust including:

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

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 life would be welcome.

Applications are welcome from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.  Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 15th December 2017

Further details about the school can be found on our website www.north.kent.sch.uk

An application pack and application form is availale below - completed applications should be emailed to [email protected] or sent via post to Mrs J Manning, Personnel/Recruitment Manager, The North School, Essella Road, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AL.  Alternatively you can apply via the Kent-teach website at www.kent-teach.com or by clicking the vacancy title above.

English Teacher (Maternity Cover) Recruitment Pack (Nov 17).pdf     ~     English Teacher (Maternity Cover) Application Form (Editable).pdf

 

 

Mathematics Teacher  :  Full Time.  MPS (£3000pa recruitment and retention bonus available).

A £3,000pa recruitment and retention incentive is available for the successful candidate on completion of two terms of good teaching.

The North School are looking for an enthusiastic and successful teacher to join our dynamic and high performing maths department.    The Headteacher wants to recruit a teacher with a good grasp on good and outstanding teaching, confident in their ability and able to consistently deliver effective lessons and learning with a positive approach. 

In return we can offer the full benefits of our excellent support programme both internally and through Swale Academies Trust including:

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

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 life would be welcome.

Applications are welcome from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.  Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 15th December 2017

Further details about the school can be found on our website www.north.kent.sch.uk

An application pack and application form is availale below - completed applications should be emailed to [email protected] or sent via post to Mrs J Manning, Personnel/Recruitment Manager, The North School, Essella Road, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AL.  Alternatively you can apply via the Kent-teach website at www.kent-teach.com or by clicking the vacancy title above.

Mathematics Teacher Recruitment Pack (Nov 17).pdf   ~     Application Form (Editable) - Maths Teacher.pdf

 

 

Psychology Teacher  :  Maternity Cover - Full Time.  MPS

We are looking for an enthusiastic and successful teacher to join our dynamic and high performing Social Sciences department as a psychology teacher to cover maternity leave.

The successful applicant should have a good grasp on good and outstanding teaching, be confident in their ability and able to consistently deliver effective lessons and learning with a positive approach up to KS5. 

In return we can offer the full benefits of our excellent support programme both internally and through Swale Academies Trust including:

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

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 life would be welcome.

Applications are welcome from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.  Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 15th December 2017

Further details about the school can be found on our website www.north.kent.sch.uk

An application pack and application form is availale below - completed applications should be emailed to [email protected] or sent via post to Mrs J Manning, Personnel/Recruitment Manager, The North School, Essella Road, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AL.  Alternatively you can apply via the Kent-teach website at www.kent-teach.com or by clicking the vacancy title above.

Psychology Teacher (Maternity Cover) Recruitment Pack (Nov 17).pdf     ~     Psychology Teacher (Maternity Cover) Application Form (Editable).pdf

 

 

Design Technology / Art Teacher  :  Full Time.  MPS

We are looking for an enthusiastic and successful teacher to join our dynamic and high performing Art and Design Technology department.

The successful applicant should have a good grasp on good and outstanding teaching, be confident in their ability and able to consistently deliver effective lessons and learning with a positive approach up to KS5. 

In return we can offer the full benefits of our excellent support programme both internally and through Swale Academies Trust including:

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

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 life would be welcome.

Applications are welcome from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.  Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 15th December 2017

Further details about the school can be found on our website www.north.kent.sch.uk

An application pack and application form is availale below - completed applications should be emailed to [email protected] or sent via post to Mrs J Manning, Personnel/Recruitment Manager, The North School, Essella Road, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AL.  Alternatively you can apply via the Kent-teach website at www.kent-teach.com or by clicking the vacancy title above.

DT & Art Teacher Recruitment Pack (Nov 17).pdf     ~     Application Form (Editable) - DT&Art Teacher.pdf

 

 

 


 

SUPPORT STAFF VACANCIES: (Click on vacancy title below to link to kent-teach and access the application pack)

 

Design Technology Technician :  KR3 32hrs per week, term time only plus 5 training days (Full Time)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join The North School as a Technician, working within a strong and supportive team. The post will involve preparing and maintaining resources for teaching staff within the Technology and Creative Arts Departments. 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 design technology and creative art lessons. Have a basic knowledge of equipment maintenance and health and safety in relation to safe use of tools and equipment. Candidates should also have adequate ICT based skills and knowledge.

Further details about the school can be found on our website www.north.kent.sch.uk.   Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 15th December 2017.

An application pack and application form is availale below - completed applications should be emailed to [email protected] or sent via post to Mrs J Manning, Personnel/Recruitment Manager, The North School, Essella Road, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AL.  Alternatively you can apply via the Kent-teach website at www.kent-teach.com or by clicking the vacancy title above.

Design Technology Technician (FTC) Recruitment Pack (Nov 17).pdf     ~     Design Technology Technician (FTC) Application Form.doc

 

 


 

 

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.