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Vacancies at Great Baddow High School are split into three categories - teaching staff, support staff and maintenance staff. You can view positions currently available for each in the areas below.

Any teaching vacancies within the school are advertised in TES jobs

Please download an application form using the button on the right. You will need to fill out an SD2 disclosure form and a GBHS vacancies form. Please see the Recruitment Packs for further information.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Please apply for all posts using the application form and recruitment pack which can both be downloaded.  For any enquiries about the posts please contact Yvette DeFeo on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 01245 293711.  Pre-application visits are warmly encouraged.  

TEACHER OF SCIENCE

Required September 2020

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

Are you passionate about your subject and about how to engage young people so they achieve their very best? Do you enjoy working with others to ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning in science?

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher or NQT to join our highly committed, supportive and experienced Science Faculty. Staff morale is high at our school; we have an excellent induction programme and a commitment to professional development for all staff. All teaching staff are provided with a laptop.

All science disciplines will be considered and there may be an opportunity to teach across the age and ability range including A level for a suitably experienced candidate. The sciences are very popular A Level choices and a significant number of our students progress to science-based courses at university.

Our Science Faculty is well resourced and as a Science Specialist College you will have access to a range of exciting activities and initiatives including STEM. The successful candidate will want to bring their passion and enthusiasm for science to encourage, motivate and engage our students and continue to raise standards in this high performing faculty.

Our oversubscribed school achieved a ‘GOOD’ rating in its Ofsted inspection in February 2017 and we have a commitment to supporting students in developing as well-rounded individuals as well as achieving their academic potential.

Great Baddow High School is very well thought of locally. Our motto, which translates as ‘always striving for higher things’ encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.

Pre-application visits are warmly encouraged particularly during the working day in order to view our students and teachers working together in well-equipped, specialist classrooms, using modern technologies and resources.

Please apply by downloading the application form and sending it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., to arrange a visit please contact Deborah Sanders on 01245 293717 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. please leave your name, address, telephone number and email details.

Closing date: Midday on Friday 28 February 2020

TEACHER OF DRAMA

Required September 2020

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

Are you passionate about drama and about how to engage young people so they achieve their very best? Do you enjoy working with others to ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning in drama?

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher or one new to the profession to join our highly committed, supportive and experienced drama department. Our Drama department is well resourced, with a large studio and two specialist drama rooms as well as a main hall with stage and lighting and sound equipment. All of our teaching staff are provided with their own laptop.

The successful candidate will want to bring their passion and enthusiasm for drama to encourage, motivate and engage our students from Year 7 to Year 13, and continue to raise standards in this high performing area. We currently teach GCSE Drama and BTEC L3 Acting. A commitment to extra-curricular productions and theatre trips is essential.

Our oversubscribed school achieved a ‘GOOD’ rating in its Ofsted inspection in February 2017 and we have a commitment to supporting students in developing as well-rounded individuals as well as achieving their academic potential. Staff morale is high.

Great Baddow High School is very well thought of locally. Our motto, which translates as ‘always striving for higher things’ encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.

Pre-application visits are warmly encouraged particularly during the working day in order to view our students and teachers working together in well-equipped, specialist classrooms, using modern technologies and resources.

Please apply by downloading the application form and sending it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., to arrange a visit please contact Deborah Sanders on 01245 293717 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. please leave your name, address, telephone number and email details.

School tours have been arranged for 9.00 a.m. on Monday 24 February 2020, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve a place.

Closing date: Thursday 27 February 2020

ADMINISTRATOR & SIXTH FORM SUPPORT

Salary will be paid at Band 2 point 3 (actual salary £4,035)
Hours are 10 per week Monday – Friday 9.00am to 11.00am, term time only.
There will be a requirement to work 2/3 set days in August during exam results for which time off in lieu may be taken.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enthusiastic and proactive team player with proven excellent organisational and administration skills is required to join our busy Sixth Form team. A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications are essential, an understanding of SIMS is advantageous.

Please apply by downloading and completing the application form and sending it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Completed applications must be received in the school by mid-day on Tuesday 25 February 2020, please note only fully completed school application forms will be considered, CV’s on their own will not be accepted.

Teacher of Design & Technology

Required September 2020

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

Are you passionate about your subject and about how to engage young people so they achieve their very best? Are you ambitious and do you enjoy working with others to ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning in Design and Technology?

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher or NQT to join our highly committed, hardworking Design and Technology department. The successful candidate should be DATA accredited for Health and Safety (or capable of undertaking the training). You will be expected to teach across the age and ability range within the school. Staff morale is high at our school; we have an excellent induction programme and a commitment to professional development for all staff. All teaching staff are provided with a laptop.

The successful candidate will be expected to have experience in at least two of the following areas:
• Metals
• Polymers
• Timbers
• Design Engineering
• Fabrics & Fibres

Our Design and Technology department is well resourced, all students have access to CAD/CAM facilities and it is embedded at KS3. You will have access to a range of exciting activities including STEM. The successful candidate will want to bring their passion and enthusiasm for Design and Technology to encourage, motivate and engage our students and continue to raise standards in this department. We deliver GCSE Design & Technology and A Level Product Design.

Our oversubscribed school achieved a ‘GOOD’ rating in its Ofsted inspection in February 2017 and we have a commitment to supporting students in developing as well-rounded individuals as well as achieving their academic potential.

Great Baddow High School is very well thought of locally. Our motto, which translates as ‘always striving for higher things’ encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.

Pre-application visits are warmly encouraged particularly during the working day in order to view our students and teachers working together in well-equipped, specialist workshops, using modern technologies and resources.

Please apply by downloading the application form and sending it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., to arrange a visit please contact Deborah Sanders on 01245 293717 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. please leave your name, address, telephone number and email details.

Closing date: Midday on Thursday 6 February 2020, interviews week commencing 10 February 2020

Teacher of Mathematics

A TLR/Recruitment Allowance may be available for a suitably experienced candidate
Required Easter or September 2020

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

Are you passionate about your subject and about how to engage young people so they achieve their very best? Are you ambitious and do you enjoy working with others to ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning in mathematics?

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher or NQT to join our highly committed, hard working and experienced mathematics department. The successful candidate will be expected to teach across the age and ability range and there may be an opportunity to teach A level for a suitably qualified candidate. Staff morale is high at our school; we have an excellent induction programme and a commitment to professional development for all staff. All teaching staff are provided with a laptop.

Our mathematics department is well resourced and you will have access to a range of exciting activities including STEM. The successful candidate will want to bring their passion and enthusiasm for mathematics to encourage, motivate and engage our students and continue to raise standards in this high performing department.

Our oversubscribed school achieved a ‘GOOD’ rating in its Ofsted inspection in February 2017 and we have a commitment to supporting students in developing as well-rounded individuals as well as achieving their academic potential.

Great Baddow High School is very well thought of locally. Our motto, which translates as ‘always striving for higher things’ encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.

Pre-application visits are warmly encouraged particularly during the working day in order to view our students and teachers working together in well-equipped, specialist classrooms, using modern technologies and resources. To arrange a visit please contact Mrs Sanders on 01245 293717.

Please apply by downloading the application form or alternatively email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. please leave your name, address, telephone number and email details.

Closing date: Friday 21 February 2020, Interviews on Tuesday 25 February 2020

 

Learning Support Assistant

Fixed term contract initially until 31st August 2020

Band 2, Point 3 Actual salary £11,603

Hours are 28.75 per week, Monday to Friday, 8.45am - 3.30pm

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We need a committed learning support assistant for our special educational needs department to support a variety of students with additional and specific learning needs. A good general education, patience, sensitivity and an ability to foster good relationships is essential. Also, you should be able to work flexibly as part of an established team.

Closing date: Midday on 24th February 2020. We retain the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications, therefore, please send in your completed application at your earliest convenience.
Please apply using the school application form which can be downloaded from here alternatively please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

TEACHER TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

Great Baddow High School is looking to recruit graduates for our highly successful Initial Teacher Training (ITT) programme.

Working with other local Essex schools, candidates will receive excellent training from experienced staff working in association with local training providers.

Applicants must be focused to raise pupil achievement, work as part of a team and have a clear enthusiasm for their subject area.

If you are interested in a career in teaching, please register your interest by email: gbn@gbhs.co.uk or call GBHS on 01245 265821

 

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