HARLINGTON UPPER SCHOOL

    Vacancies

    Harlington Upper School is a large, successful upper school with a strong local reputation for high levels of student achievement. The school was established in 1974 and has sustained very good levels of performance for many years. Our Ofsted inspection of October 2013 confirmed that we are a good school with many strengths. We are now poised and ready to grow our already successful school into an outstanding one. 

    We have a unique location in Central Bedfordshire. We are placed in the heart of a rural environment but have strong urban links. Harlington is one mile from junction 12 of the M1 and has a train station with commuter routes to London and the Midlands. 

    There are currently approximately 1200 students in the school, including approx 270 in the sixth-form. Students join the school in year 9 after attending one of three main feeder middle schools. 

    Our priorities for improvement are focused firmly on developing teaching, learning within a developmental and supportive environment.

    If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please email hjones@harlington.org, giving your name, email address and indicating whether you are interested in teaching or non teaching positions or both.

    If you wish to apply to a vacancy, please complete an application form (available from the links below) and submit with a brief letter of application either by email to hjones@harlington.org  or by post to Mrs H Jones. 

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

    Posts working with either children and/or vulnerable adults will be subject to the disclosure of criminal records.

    Please click here for a Declaration of Criminal Record form which should be completed and brought to interview.

     

    Teaching Vacancies

     

    We currently have no Teaching vacancies.

     

    Non Teaching Vacancies

     

    PA To The Senior Leadership Team/Data Protection Officer

    Term time only (plus five training days)

    32.5 hours per week

    NJC Level 4C (Point 14-19)

    £23,080 - £25,481 (pro rata)

    Actual Salary for 32.5 hours: £17,573 - £19,401

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PA to the Senior Leadership Team/Data Protection Office to join our team.  The successful candidate will provide administrative support to the Deputy Headteacher and other members of the Senior Leadership Team, and ensure the school is compliant with data handling, storage and retrieval.   Full details of this role can be found in the job description. 

    If you have strong administrative skills and excellent attention to detail, then we would love the hear from you!

    We are a successful and high-achieving upper school based in a unique location, in the heart of rural Bedfordshire, with excellent transport links.  We are situated one mile from the M1 and within walking distance to a train station with routes to London and the Midlands.

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please complete the application form on our website and submit this, along with a letter detailing your suitability for the role to Helena Jones, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager hjones@harlington.org

    Closing date: Monday 8th November 2021 at 9am

    Early applications are welcomed

    and we reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.

    No agencies please

    PA To The senior leadership team/data protection officer job description

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    Teaching Assistant

    Term time only (plus 5 training days)

    NJC level 2B, points 3 – 5  (£18,562 – £19,312 pro-rata)

    Actual Salary for 32 hours £13,915 - £14,478

    PLUS: £1250 pro-rata (actual amount for 32 hours £937) fixed term allowance per annum for personal care (if applicable).

    Closing date: Tuesday 2nd November 2021 at 9am

     

    We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join our school.  Teaching Assistants support teachers and help students with their educational, personal and social development.

    Experience is not necessary, and this is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to work in a school environment. 

    Benefits include school holidays and working in our excellent rural location.

    We are a successful and high-achieving upper school based in a unique location, in the heart of rural Bedfordshire, with excellent transport links.  We are situated one mile from the M1 and within walking distance to a train station with routes to London and the Midlands.

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and joining our team, please complete the application form on our website and submit this, along with a letter detailing your suitability for the role to Helena Jones, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager hjones@harlington.org    We look forward to hearing from you!

     

    Early applications are welcomed and we reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.

    No agencies please.

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    Science Laboratory Technician

    Term time only (plus five training days),

    35 hours per week

    NJC Grade 2B (points 3-5)

    Salary: £18,562 to £19,312 (pro-rata)

    Actual salary for 35 hours per week: £15,220 - £15,835

    We are seeking a Science Laboratory Technician to support the Science Department in the day-to-day delivery of lessons.   The successful applicant will be responsible for setting up equipment in classrooms and in examinations, and safely maintaining equipment and supplies, whilst ensuring that safety regulations are met.   Full details can be found in the job description. 

    We are a successful and high-achieving upper school based in a unique location, in the heart of rural Bedfordshire, with excellent transport links.  We are situated one mile from the M1 and within walking distance to a train station with routes to London and the Midlands.

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please complete the application form on our website and submit this, along with a letter detailing your suitability for the role to Helena Jones, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager hjones@harlington.org

    Closing date: Monday 1st November at 9am

    Early applications are welcomed and we reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.

    No agencies please

    science  laboratory technician job description

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    Library Assistant

    21 hours per week, term time only (plus 5 training days)

    Work pattern to be agreed, must be able to start at 8am

    NJC Level 4A point 11 to 15 (£21,748 – £23,541 pro-rata)

    Actual salary for 21 hours per week is £10,700 - £11,582

     

    A vacancy has arisen for a Library Assistant to promote a positive learning environment and manage the smooth and effective operation of the School Library. 

    The successful candidate will have previous experience of library work and be familiar with library management software. 

    We are a successful and high-achieving upper school based in a unique location, in the heart of rural Bedfordshire, with excellent transport links.  We are situated one mile from the M1 and within walking distance to a train station with routes to London and the Midlands.

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please complete the application form on our website and submit this, along with a letter detailing your suitability for the role to Helena Jones, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager hjones@harlington.org

    Closing date: Monday 18th October 2021 at 9am

    Early applications are welcomed and we reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.

    No agencies please

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    Office Manager

    Term time only (plus five training days), and two half days on exam results day

    37 hours per week

    NJC Level 4D (Point 15 – 20)

    Salary Scale: £23,541 – £25,991

    Actual Salary: £20,541 – £22,679

    We are seeking an Office Manager to join our Administrative Team.  The successful applicant will be responsible for the staff in the School Office and the Reprographics Department, to provide an efficient administrative support service to the school staff.

    If you have experience of working in a school office environment and have a good working knowledge of SIMS, Word and Excel, then we would love to hear from you.  Full details can be found in the job description. 

    We are a successful and high-achieving upper school based in a unique location, in the heart of rural Bedfordshire, with excellent transport links.  We are situated one mile from the M1 and within walking distance to a train station with routes to London and the Midlands.

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please complete the application form on our website and submit this, along with a letter detailing your suitability for the role to Helena Jones, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager hjones@harlington.org

    Closing date: Friday 5th November 2021 at 9am

    Early applications are welcomed

    and we reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.

    No agencies please

    Office manager job description

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    PE Coach/Cover Supervisor

    Term time only (plus 5 training days)

    NJC Level 3D.  Points 7-11 £20,092 - £21,748

    (Actual Salary for 37 hours £17,417 - £18,853)

    We are seeking an enthusiastic Sports Coach/Cover Supervisor to join our school.  Experience is not necessary and this would be an excellent path for someone who is looking to start a career in teaching in the future.   This is an exciting and newly created role.

    The purpose of this role is to further enhance the school’s games and sports teaching.   The successful applicant will make a positive impact on the PE department’s intent to ensure lesson are  inspiring, challenging and empowering.

    When required, the successful applicant will also work as a Cover Supervisor to supervise students to complete pre-set work in the absence of a teacher, creating and maintaining a purposeful learning environment.  

    We are a successful and high-achieving upper school based in a unique location, in the heart of rural Bedfordshire, with excellent transport links.  We are situated one mile from the M1 and within walking distance to a train station with routes to London and the Midlands.

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please complete the application form on our website and submit this, along with a letter detailing your suitability for the role to Helena Jones, Headteacher’s PA hjones@harlington.org

    Closing date: Thursday 14th October 2021 at 9am

    Early applications are welcomed

    and we reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.

     

    No agencies please

    Pe coach/cover supervisor job description

     

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