Career opportunities at Haileybury Turnford

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We are looking for staff of the highest calibre who are capable of making a positive contribution to teaching and learning at Haileybury Turnford and being part of our journey towards becoming an exceptional school.

In return, we offer excellent induction and training to support professional development to all teaching and support staff.  We have programmes in place for Newly Qualified Teachers as well as aspiring Middle Leaders and Senior Leaders.


English Lead (Teaching and Learning)

Salary: Upper Pay Scale & TLR or Leadership Spine depending on experience (including London Fringe allowance)

Haileybury Turnford is a rapidly improving school.  We need an ambitious English practitioner of the highest calibre in further increase our capacity within English and to join us and help us get to ‘Good’ and beyond.  This role will provide enormous scope for a talented practitioner and ambitious middle leader looking to broaden their responsibilities and improvement strategies within the English team.  The exact responsibilities will be finalised following interview, responding to the needs of the English Faculty and strengths of the successful candidate.  There will also be an opportunity to shape the school’s future development of teaching and learning as a member of the Teaching and Learning Team.

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Appointment Process

Please apply in writing to Miss Nethercott enclosing a covering letter, no more than two sides and an application form (found below)

If you wish to discuss any role in more detail, please initially contact Miss L Nethercott, Executive Assistant to the Principal and Vice Principal –

We are unable to give feedback to applicants who are not shortlisted.

Candidates are encourages to submit their application as soon as possible as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

All positions are advertised on the Teach in Herts website and/or the TES Online as well as on our website.

We give a lot of attention to appointing the right person.

For shortlisted candidates, on arrival you will usually meet the Principal or Vice Principal. We will give you chance to see the school, talk to students and meet colleagues. When appointing new teachers, we always observe you teaching a lesson. We may also ask you to mark some students’ work or to write an email to a parent/carer. The interview itself will last no more than 30 minutes after which you will usually be free to leave: we will telephone you later in the day with the outcome of the interview process and offer verbal feedback to all candidates.

We look forward to meeting you.

Recruitment and Retention payments available for outstanding candidates.

Assistance may be available to the successful candidate to enable them to buy a shared ownership home under the key worker housing scheme.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer.  Haileybury Turnford is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to employments checks and a satisfactory enhanced DBS check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure.


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