Thank you for your interest in joining our staff team here at The Blue Coat School. This is where you can find out information about our current vacancies.

The Blue Coat School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to satisfactory references and proof of eligibility to work in the UK being received and a satisfactory enhanced disclosure being obtained from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

You can expect investment in your professional development as well as a benefits package that includes access to the teachers’ pension scheme (for teacher) / local government pension scheme (for support staff).


Candidate Information Pack

Current vacancies:

  • Key Stage Leader (closing date: Thursday 28 February 2019 at 12noon)
  • Art, Design and Technology Technician (closing date: Thursday 28 February 2019 at 12noon)

This vacancy provides an opportunity to lead a team of form tutors in providing excellent pastoral provision for our students.

The Blue Coat School has two Key Stage Leaders for each key stage.  One for behaviour and welfare and the other for progress and achievement.  Both work in partnership to support and monitor students within their key stage.

The successful candidate will be assigned to a key stage and either behaviour and welfare or progress and achievement dependent on skills, experience and the needs of the school.

If you have developing leadership qualities, high aspirations for young people and a commitment to the development of others we look forward to hearing from you.

Start date: 1 September 2019
Salary: MPR/UPR + TLR 2B £4,681
Closing date: Thursday 28 February 2019 at 12noon
Interview date: Monday 11 March 2019


Job Description

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Leadership Structure

The Governing Body of The Blue Coat School is seeking to appoint a Technician to the Art, Design and Technology Department.

The successful applicant will work under the guidance of senior staff, providing general support across specific curricula/resource area(s), including preparation and maintenance of resources and support to staff and students.

Experience of working within an educational setting is desirable, but not essential.  Knowledge of textiles, food and workshop would be an advantage.

Further details are contained within the job description.

Start date: as soon as possible
Salary: £15,242 – £15,386 (actual) Blue Coat School Grade 3A
35 hours per week, term time only
Hours: 8.30am – 4.30pm


Job Description

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