Teacher of Psychology (0.6, maternity cover) - Part-time

Required: December 2018/January 2019
Salary: MPS

We are looking for an inspiring individual who will relish the opportunity to teach IB Diploma Psychology to our highly motivated students in our co-ed Sixth Form. You should be a good Honours graduate with a love of Psychology. Experience of the IB Diploma is not essential, training and support is available.  

Students in Years 7–11 and in our co-ed Sixth Form become increasingly independent learners as they progress through the School in the internationally recognised IB Diploma.

An application form can be downloaded here
A job profile can be downloaded here
Please send completed application forms to personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 1st October 2018

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.

Teacher of Psychology and Religious Studies (maternity cover) - Full-time

Required: December 2018/January 2019
Salary: MPS

We are looking for an inspiring individual who will relish the opportunity to teach IB Diploma Psychology (Years 12 and 13, in the region of 30%) and Religious Studies (in Years 7-11 non-examined) to our highly motivated students. You should be a good Honours graduate.

Students in Years 7–11 and in our co-ed Sixth Form become increasingly independent learners as they progress through the School and achieve excellent outcomes at GCSE and in the internationally recognised IB Diploma.

An application form can be downloaded here
A job profile can be downloaded here
Please send completed application forms to personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 1st October 2018

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.

Assistant Subject Leader Mathematics

Required for January 2019
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR
A further remunerated responsibility as Pupil Premium Co-ordinator is available

 We are looking for an inspiring individual who will relish the opportunity to teach Mathematics to our highly motivated students. You should be a good Honours graduate, with a love of Mathematics. This position offers an exciting opportunity for someone wishing to further their career in a supportive and stimulating environment. The post requires you to support the Subject Leader for Mathematics taking responsibility for a key stage which attracts a TLR of £2,664 per annum. There is also the opportunity of an additional responsibility (£2,664 per annum), as Pupil Premium Co-ordinator for a candidate with suitable experience.

 Mathematics is studied by all students throughout the School including the Sixth Form as part of the IB Diploma. Students in Years 7–11 and in our co-ed Sixth Form become increasingly independent learners as they progress through the School and achieve excellent outcomes at GCSE and in the internationally recognised IB Diploma. Experience of teaching the IB is not essential, training is offered.

The School offers an outstanding internationally minded education and an extensive professional development programme for all staff supporting; induction, leadership development and well-being.

An application form can be downloaded here
A job profile can be downloaded here
Please send completed applications to personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 1st October 2018

Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome. Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.

IT Support Technician - Part Time

Part-time: 25 to 37 hours per week, term-time only (hours negotiable)
Salary: £18,370 – £23,463 per annum

An IT Support Technician is required to join our friendly, dedicated, experienced IT team.

Our IT infrastructure is robust and well supported by external specialist providers. Our staff and students are enthusiastic IT users and will value the work that you do.  

The role is varied and you will work as part of a team to support the School’s IT infrastructure and users. Responsibilities will include: 

  • Supporting our wired and wireless network 
  • Installing and maintaining computer equipment
  • Setting up audio-visual equipment for school events
  • Providing first-line technical support for users
  • Assisting in the administration of our core systems such as Office 365 

An application form can be downloaded here
Please email completed applications to: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk
Closing date for applications: Monday 24th September 2018
Interviews: Week commencing: 1st October 2018

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. The School reserves the right to interview candidates before the closing date.

IT Support Technician - Full Time

Full-time: 37 hours per week, all year round
Salary: £18,370 – £23,463 per annum

An IT Support Technician is required to join our friendly, dedicated, experienced IT team.

Our IT infrastructure is robust and well supported by external specialist providers. Our staff and students are enthusiastic IT users and will value the work that you do.  

The role is varied and you will work as part of a team to support the School’s IT infrastructure and users. Responsibilities will include: 

  • Supporting our wired and wireless network 
  • Installing and maintaining computer equipment
  • Setting up audio-visual equipment for school events
  • Providing first-line technical support for users
  • Assisting in the administration of our core systems such as Office 365 

An application form can be downloaded here
Please email completed applications to: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk
Closing date for applications: Monday 24th September 2018
Interviews: Week commencing: 1st October 2018

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. The School reserves the right to interview candidates before the closing date.

Facilities & Estates Maintenance and Supervision Person - Temporary or Permanent Position

Salary: £16,242 to £17,925
28 days holiday including bank holidays

An enthusiastic maintenance person is sought to work as part of the team responsible for the day-to-day security, safety, cleanliness and general maintenance of the school estate and associated facilities in order to ensure the school environment is safe and fit for purpose; maintaining a high quality teaching and learning environment for users.

Key responsibilities include:

  • To carry out security procedures across the School estate including the routine and non-routine opening and closing of the School estate;
  • To maintain the School’s health and safety compliance systems including regular water testing and flushing, emergency light and fire alarm tests maintaining registers as required and to report any Health and Safety breaches to the Facilities and Estates Manager;
  • To support internal school events by preparing facilities, setting up IT and configuring rooms as required;
  • To support external events (commercial lettings) by preparing facilities, setting up IT and configuring rooms as required;
  • Report any defects of the estates, furniture, fittings and equipment to the Facilities and Estates Manager;
  • To undertake ad hoc urgent repairs including water leaks, repairs of doors, windows and furniture and cleaning up after breakages and spillages;

The successful candidate will be offered an annualised hours contract, consisting of 37 core hours across a 5-day (Monday to Saturday) shift pattern, including early morning and evening shifts. Duty times will vary according the rota, but will include some early starts, evening work and occasional Saturdays. 

An application form can be downloaded here
A job profile can be downloaded here
Please email completed applications to: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk
Closing date for applications: Monday 17th September 2018

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. The School reserves the right to interview candidates before the closing date.

Newly Qualified Teachers: Register Interest To Teach With Us

Want to become a teacher? Learn at Tonbridge Grammar School

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School experience is essential if you are interested in becoming a teacher. Before you apply for teacher training, you'll need to gain as much experience in the classroom as possible in order to strengthen your application and prepare you for potential interviews. 

The National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL) runs the school experience programme, which offers prospective trainee teachers the chance to see what it’s like to be a teacher.

Once you've registered with the NCTL, you can participate in the programme.

http://www.education.gov.uk/get-into-teaching/school-experience 

We support participation from candidates applying to our ITT programmes.

Become a Trainee Teacher With Us

School Experience Programme

Tonbridge Grammar School is a leading institution for Initial Teacher Training offering a variety of ITE programmes from core PGCE to school-based employment programmes such as School Direct. We also support school-based work experience for potential new entrants to the profession through the School Experience Programme (SEP) where they are interested in applying for a school direct place with us.

For the academic year 2018-2019, the subjects we are offering school experience in are English, Maths, Geography, PE, Music, MFL (French and Spanish only), Chemistry and Physics.

If you are interested and want to book a place at this School, please register and contact the SEP team on 0800 085 0962 or email schoolexperience@ta-recruit.education.gov.uk

 

To view our School Direct Training Programme, please click here