Teacher of Land Based Studies

  • Location: Hadlow Rural Community School
  • Salary: UNQ/NQT/MPS/UPS
  • Status: Part time, Permanent
  • Closing date: 17 May 2019

Dates:                          Apply by Friday 17th May, Job Start September 2019 Salary:                         UNQ/NQT/MPS/UPS
Location:                     Kent
Contract Type:            Part-time (0.4 – 0.6 FTE)
Full time may be a possibility with the ability to teach other subjects
Contract Term:            Permanent

Hadlow Rural Community School (HRCS) opened in September 2013 and offers a unique educational opportunity to students in Hadlow itself and across the wider local area. It is situated on the 630-acre campus of Hadlow College.

Hadlow Rural Community School is a popular, oversubscribed School with a current roll of 360 students, increasing to 375 in 2020. The School has recently relocated to a £7million new build and has developed a strong reputation both locally and beyond for enabling its young people to excel and flourish; providing an exciting, vibrant and dynamic experience in academic and land based vocational studies.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, innovative and exceptional teacher of Land-Based studies who has the necessary ambition and expertise to play a key part in the future success of the School. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to utilise the full range of facilities within Hadlow College covering areas such as; Agriculture, Horticulture, Fisheries, Countryside, Floristry and Equine.

This is an exciting post for an excellent practitioner and offers an outstanding opportunity for potential future career development; supported by one of the most successful educational establishments in the country.

As the school develops the successful candidate will have the potential to teach across a full ability range in KS3 and 4 and provides an outstanding opportunity to join a forward thinking and dynamic school team.

If you feel that you are a highly motivated, inspirational practitioner who has the expertise and experience to play a vital part in the future of our School then we would very much like to hear from you.

For more details or an informal discussion with the Headteacher please contact the PA to the Headteacher via email on Heidi.Whitmore@hrcschool.org or via 01732 853241

If you wish to apply to join Hadlow Rural Community School in the next phase of its exciting future; please see the website for further details www.hrcschool.org/.

Applicants should send to school

  • A fully completed application form,
  • A letter of application identifying how your knowledge, skills and experience meet the requirements of the Person Specification; and how you will contribute to making Hadlow Rural Community School an outstanding place of learning.

Letters should be addressed to the Headteacher and presented on no more than 2 sides of A4, font size 11. Please send this to: jobs@Hadlow.ac.uk

The deadline for applications is 9.00am, 17th May 2019

Interviews will take place the week beginning 20th May 2019

Due to the volume of applications we receive it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short listed:  therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful.