Current Vacancies

 

 

Teacher of Mathematics - Full-time/Part-time

Required from 30th August 2022

Are you looking for a new and exciting role? Does the opportunity of joining a large team of mathematicians ensuring all students not only achieve well, but develop an enjoyment of the subject entice you to look further? 

Whether you are newly qualified or have more experience, there are many opportunities here to develop your teaching career including the ability to work a varied timetable teaching in either KS3, KS4 or KS5 according to your strengths.

If you have an ambitious outlook and a firm commitment to working we would like to hear from you especially if you have:

  • Organisational skills that allow you to get the most from every student
  • A commitment to delivering outstanding lessons
  • Enthusiasm for passing on your mathematics knowledge to young people of all backgrounds
  • Communication skills and confidence to deliver teaching and learning
  • High expectations of the behaviour and academic progress of young people

With our ethos of ‘Learning, Respect and Belonging’, we have high aspirations for everyone and expect everyone to contribute positively to the school by working hard and participating in school activities.  We treat everyone as an individual and value personal strengths and qualities.  Homewood School is part of Tenterden Schools’ Trust working in collaboration with local primary schools serving the beautiful Wealden town of Tenterden and the surrounding villages.  All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Homewood Staff.

It’s a competitive market out there and we want to know what it is that makes you the one we can invest in.  Detail your successes in your covering letter and get us excited about you. 

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application.

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.  Please click on the following logo to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 22nd May 2022 however an early application is encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

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Teacher of Music 0.8 FTE (Maternity)

Required 6th June 2022 or 30th August 2022

It’s passion we’re looking for in a qualified teacher who is able to inspire and develop musicians and teach our students. ECTs are also welcomed as the successful candidate will join a supportive department and experienced teachers to mentor you.  The ability to teach music technology and/ or drama alongside music would be advantageous. 

To be successful, we will expect you to have:

  • Drive, passion, determination and spirit
  • Organisation skills that allow you to get the most from every student
  • A commitment to delivering outstanding lessons
  • Enthusiasm for passing on your knowledge to young people
  • Communication skills and confidence to deliver teaching and learning
  • The drive to develop your own practice alongside that of students
  • The desire to overachieve in an environment that rewards excellence
  • Experience which includes taking a lead and working with colleagues to provide the very best learning outcomes for our students
  • The ability to develop and lead ensembles and lead small extra-curricular groups

With our ethos of ‘Learning, Respect and Belonging’, we have high aspirations for everyone and expect everyone to contribute positively to the school by working hard and participating in school activities.  We treat everyone as an individual and value personal strengths and qualities.  Homewood School is part of Tenterden Schools’ Trust working in collaboration with local primary schools serving the beautiful Wealden town of Tenterden and the surrounding villages.  All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Homewood Staff.

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application from you. 

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.   Please click on the following logo to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 22nd May 2022 however an early application is encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

Safeguarding Policy

School Workforce Privacy Notice

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

Teacher of Mandarin 0.4 FTE

Required 30th August 2022

If you’re excited about Languages and teaching our students, we’re keen to hear from you.  We are looking for a colleague who can offer Mandarin up to and including GCSE level.

Our language department currently offers French, German and Mandarin and we are looking to increase our offering to include Spanish in coming years.

To be successful, we will expect you to have:

  • Drive, determination and spirit
  • Organisation skills that allow you to get the most from every student
  • A commitment to delivering outstanding lessons
  • Enthusiasm for passing on your knowledge to young people
  • Communication skills and confidence to deliver teaching and learning
  • An unflappable demeanour
  • The desire to overachieve in an environment that rewards excellence
  • Experience which includes taking a lead and working with colleagues to provide the very best learning outcomes for our students

In return, you will enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent, discounts and offers with Kent Rewards and ongoing training and support to help you excel and develop your career as a teacher. All teaching staff are provided with an IT device.  There is an independent nursery based on the school site.

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application from you. 

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.   Please click on the following logo to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 22nd May 2022 however an early application is encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.   

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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Teacher of Maths and English Key Stage 2/3

Required 30th August 2022

Are you a qualified teacher able to teach Key Stage 2/3 Maths and English in a Key Stage 3 context? Are you looking for a new challenge in a supportive and welcoming environment?

The successful candidate will teach maths and English to students with additional needs in supported mainstream classes within the SEND department. 

The successful candidate will have good knowledge and awareness of additional educational needs strategies and have an ability to differentiate work appropriately.  They will feel confident about teaching Maths and, English up to Key Stage 3.  We would welcome applications from teachers with either primary or secondary training and experience. 

Professional development of our staff has emphasis here and for teaching staff there is the opportunity to engage with Leadership Development Training at NPQML or NPQSL levels.  We seek to develop our staff through a professional growth model and treat everyone as an individual; we value personal strengths and qualities.  Our school is set in a 55 acre site midway between London and the Channel Ports and is easily commutable via major roads and motorways from London.  You will enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent including discounts and offers with Kent Rewards.   All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Homewood Staff. 

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application.

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.   Please click on the following logo to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date for application: 22nd May 2022 however an early application is encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

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Rehabilitation of Offenders

Teacher of ICT and Computing

Required 30th August 2022

Whether you are at the start of your career or an expert teacher we will focus on what you will bring to the academy and most importantly what impact you will have on our students.

Use your up-to-date knowledge of developments in ICT and Computing as well as being an excellent classroom practitioner to teach across the key stages to build and develop a creative approach within the school.  You will be a team player with the right attributes and focus for the day to day pressures that teaching brings. 

The digital world is a vital part of our learners’ future – use your expertise to help our learners understand, grow and prosper within it.

With our ethos of ‘Learning, Respect and Belonging’, we have high aspirations for everyone and expect everyone to contribute positively to the school by working hard and participating in school activities.  We treat everyone as an individual and value personal strengths and qualities.  Homewood School is part of Tenterden Schools’ Trust working in collaboration with local primary schools serving the beautiful Wealden town of Tenterden and the surrounding villages.  All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Homewood Staff.

It’s a competitive market out there and we want to know what it is that makes you the one we can invest in.  Detail your successes in your covering letter and get us excited about you. 

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application from you. 

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.   Please click on the following logo to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 22nd May 2022 however an early application is encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Tenterden Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

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School Workforce Privacy Notice

Rehabilitation of Offenders

Learning Support Assistant

NJC Scale 2/3 Points 3-6

28 hours per week, Term time only

Salary pro rata to £11,976 - £12,709 per annum

Initial Fixed Term Contract

We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and dedicated person to work closely with students aged 11–19 years who have a range of learning difficulties and/or disabilities. The successful candidate will be ideally confident to support student learning experiences according to need; this involves working with the classroom teachers to help students with reading, writing, verbal communication literacy and numeracy.

In return, you will enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent.  All learning support staff are provided with an IT device and ongoing training and support to help you excel and develop your career.  There is an independent nursery based on the school site.

More information on this successful school can be accessed on the following website:  www.homewood-school.co.uk.

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website. Please click the logo below to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 5th June 2022 however an early application is encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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Vice Principal

Leadership scale L23-L28

Are you a dynamic and inspirational teacher with a proven record of effective leadership?  Are you passionate about improving student outcomes?

Homewood School & Sixth Form Centre is an inclusive wide-ability Academy working within Tenterden Schools Trust, a group of local schools committed to improving the provision and outcomes for our students from 0 to 19.  Our vision is to provide a world class learning experience for our students, working as a team, learning in partnership with one another and the wider community.

We are looking for a confident and enthusiastic person, who shares our vision and ethos, to join our dedicated and experienced team.  The successful candidate will provide leadership in all aspects of the school, working with the Executive and Strategy teams to further develop academic provision and progression for all students.  

As Vice Principal you will be the strategic lead for our curriculum, standards and the delivery of high-quality academic outcomes throughout the school.  You will work very closely with the Principal, Vice Principal (Students), Heads of Communities and other members of the senior leadership team in order to continue to drive academic standards and shape the future success of the school.

Individual strengths will be taken into consideration to help fine tune the role for the successful candidate.

You will be a member of the Executive Team, the Strategy Team and the Learning Team.

In return, you will enjoy a unique working environment in the beautiful town of Tenterden in the heart of the Weald of Kent.  We invest in our staff and you will be given a full induction programme and the support you require to progress wherever you are in your career. All teaching staff are provided with an IT device, discounts and offers with Kent Rewards and there is a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Tenterden Schools Trust staff.

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application from you. 

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.   Please click on the following logo to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date:  18th May 2022 (Midday).  

 

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Tenterden Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

Teacher of MFL - Mandarin and/or French/German

 

If you’re excited about Languages and teaching our students, we’re keen to hear from you.  We are looking for a colleague who can offer Mandarin and French or German up to and including GCSE level however we would consider part-time in either subject.

Our language department currently offers French, German and Mandarin and we are looking to increase our offering to include Spanish in coming years.

To be successful, we will expect you to have:

  • Drive, determination and spirit
  • Organisation skills that allow you to get the most from every student
  • A commitment to delivering outstanding lessons
  • Enthusiasm for passing on your knowledge to young people
  • Communication skills and confidence to deliver teaching and learning
  • An unflappable demeanour
  • The desire to overachieve in an environment that rewards excellence
  • Experience which includes taking a lead and working with colleagues to provide the very best learning outcomes for our students

In return, you will enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent, discounts and offers with Kent Rewards and ongoing training and support to help you excel and develop your career as a teacher. All teaching staff are provided with an IT device.  There is an independent nursery based on the school site.

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application from you. 

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.   Please click on the following logo to apply.

Kentteach logo

Closing date: 18th May 2022 however early applications are encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.  

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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Key Stage 4 Co-ordinator of ICT and Computing

Required 30th August 2022

Are you an inventive and forward thinking teacher excited about the opportunity to share your passion for ICT and Computing?  We are looking for a skilled and inspirational teacher looking for the next step in their career development.

Use your up-to-date knowledge of developments in ICT and Computing as well as being an excellent classroom practitioner to teach across the key stages to build and develop a creative approach within the school.  You will be a team player with the right attributes and focus for the day to day pressures that teaching brings. 

You will take a lead role within the ICT and Computing department, working alongside colleagues to deliver the curriculum. The role will include development of the KS4 scheme of work in line with new examination criteria, mock examination preparation, exam entries and revision sessions, updating the student data spreadsheets alongside undertaking observations of KS4 lessons. Leading by example, you will provide motivation and inspiration to both staff and students. 

Working closely with the Principal Teacher ICT and Computing you will attend departmental, staff and training sessions and ensure all aspects of the departmental development plan are delivered.

The successful candidate will be a facilitator of people at all levels and will develop strategies and initiatives that have longevity, relevance and meaning throughout the whole school.

The digital world is a vital part of our learners’ future – use your expertise to help our learners understand, grow and prosper within it.

With our ethos of ‘Learning, Respect and Belonging’, we have high aspirations for everyone and expect everyone to contribute positively to the school by working hard and participating in school activities.  We treat everyone as an individual and value personal strengths and qualities.  Homewood School is part of Tenterden Schools’ Trust working in collaboration with local primary schools serving the beautiful Wealden town of Tenterden and the surrounding villages.  All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Trust Staff.

It’s a competitive market out there and we want to know what it is that makes you the one we can invest in.  Detail your successes in your application and get us excited about you. 

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application from you. 

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.   Please click on the following logo to apply.

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For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 22nd May 2022 however an early application is encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.  

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

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Teacher of History

Required from 30th August 2022

Are you a qualified and enthusiastic Teacher of History?  

We are looking for an excellent classroom practitioner who will bring creativity and enthusiasm to our well-established team. It is essential to work as part of a team and be willing to share and embrace new ideas. The successful candidate will have a passion for History which will be passed onto our students both in lessons and extra-curricular activities.

With our ethos of ‘Learning, Respect and Belonging’, we have high aspirations for everyone and expect everyone to contribute positively to the school by working hard and participating in school activities.  We seek to develop our staff through a professional growth model and treat everyone as an individual; we value personal strengths and qualities.  Homewood School is part of Tenterden Schools’ Trust working in collaboration with local primary schools serving the beautiful Wealden town of Tenterden and the surrounding villages.  All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Homewood Staff. 

It’s a competitive market out there and we want to know what it is that makes you the one we can invest in.  Detail your successes in your covering letter and get us excited about you.  

For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.  Please click on the following logo to apply.

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Closing date: 22nd May 2022 however early applications are encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

 

Teacher of English 0.4FTE

 Required 30th August 2022

Are you looking for a new challenge in a supportive and welcoming environment? We’re looking for a qualified Teacher of English to work with our students across all key stages to develop their learning - ECTs are also welcomed.

Our energetic and highly-motivated English department are actively engaged in an integrated programme of reading, writing, speaking and listening, drama and media activities.  Assessment for learning, active learning and positive reinforcement are cornerstones of the department’s philosophy. 

At Key Stages 3 and 4, students are generally taught in mixed-ability groups, although there is a single high-ability set in each of the timetabling bands.  Students requiring additional support are taught in supported classes.

At KS5 two A Level courses are taught: English Literature and English Language and Literature.  These courses are consistently amongst the most popular subject choices of sixth form students.  All courses follow AQA specifications.

In return, you will enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent, discounts and offers with Kent Rewards and ongoing training and support to help you excel and develop your career as a teacher.  Homewood School is part of Tenterden Schools’ Trust working in collaboration with local primary schools serving the beautiful Wealden town of Tenterden and the surrounding villages.  All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Homewood Staff. 

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application.

All our vacancies are posted on the Kent-Teach.com website.  Please click on the following logo to apply.

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Closing date for applications: 24th May 2022 however early applications are encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

For any queries, please contact Lauren Scott-Smith, Human Resources 01580 764222 Ext 2351 or email vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.  Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).