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Acting Head of D&T - Maternity Cover

Gordon's SchoolNear Woking in Surrey

Acting Head of D&T - Maternity Cover

Competitive Salary

Required January 2022 for two or three terms

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GORDON’S SCHOOL

West End, Woking, Surrey, GU24 9PT

Tel:  01276 858084



Head Teacher:   Mr Andrew Moss



Head Teacher's PA:  Mrs Jacqui George
Email:   jgeorge@gordons.school

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This is an exciting opportunity to lead the Design & Technology Department at one of the most successful schools in England.   

We seek an enthusiastic graduate. High energy levels and good inter-personal skills will be essential.

You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply, we are not registered to sponsor work permits.

Set in a beautiful 50-acre Surrey site, the School enjoys excellent facilities and an aspirational learning environment. Recognised by HM Chief Inspector of Schools as one of England’s finest non-selective schools, Gordon’s has circa 945 students including 270 residential boarders and a thriving sixth form.

Massively over-subscribed, Gordon’s size ensures that every pupil is well known and nurtured as an individual. The School has a very strong emphasis on academic standards, self-discipline and traditional values and aims to be much more than just outstanding examination results, providing abundant opportunities outside the classroom and exceptional pastoral care.

We offer:

Attractive and spacious campus, within easy reach of London & M3/M4,
Well-resourced facilities,
Complimentary lunch,
A shorter academic year than most schools,
Free access to the on-site fitness centre,
Generous support for professional development,
Outstanding staff: professional, supportive and committed,
Exceptional students,
Possible  accommodation.

In 2021, the percentage of students achieving five or more GCSE grades 9-4, including English and mathematics, was 90%. The 9-4 pass rate at A-Level was 97%, with 84% of the grades 9-6. These results rank Gordon's amongst the top non-selective schools in England for progress and attainment.

Massively over-subscribed, Gordon’s size ensures that every pupil is well known and nurtured as an individual. The School has a very strong emphasis on academic standards, self-discipline and traditional values and aims to be much more than just outstanding examination results, providing abundant opportunities outside the classroom and exceptional pastoral care.

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For further details visit the vacancies page on our website

Closing date for applications:  Monday 27th  September at 10am
Interviews:  w/c 4th October

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“Gordon’s is an outstanding school in every respect.”  OFSTED

Gordon’s is a Boarding and Day School and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children - applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate screening including a DBS check

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