Deputy Head of Sixth Form

John Hampden Grammar SchoolBuckinghamshire

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the high performing Sixth Form at John Hampden Grammar School.  Starting in September 2021, we are seeking a dynamic and progressive teacher who can provide excellent strategic and operational support to the Assistant Headteacher – Director of Sixth Form.  Working with the wider Sixth Form team, you will enable our Sixth Form students to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to further their future plans and to make a positive contribution to society.

We are a very successful oversubscribed selective school for boys.  Categorised as “Outstanding” by Ofsted, we would especially welcome applications from teachers with a specialism in English or Physics, though all specialisms are welcome to apply.

If you feel you have the skills and commitment to support us in getting the best from our students, then we would love to hear from you - a relocation allowance may be available for candidates who apply directly.

We offer:

An established centre of academic excellence with an exceptional record in sport, music and community involvement

  • Motivated and ambitious pupils
  • A friendly and supportive team of teachers and support staff
  • Well-resourced facilities
  • A positive, caring and collaborative working environment
  • A commitment to professional development

Salary: Teachers Main /Upper Range dependent upon experience. TLR: 2.2 currently £4,655

How to apply: Interested candidates can find out more about our school by visiting our YouTube channel

Our Candidate Pack and JHGS Teaching Staff Application Form are available on our website (  Please return your completed application and any supporting documents for the attention of Miss T Hartley, Headteacher,  or complete the online form on the TES website.

Applications to be received by the closing date of Monday 18 January 2021, 9am.  Interviews will take place later that week.

The school reserves the right to change these dates, and to close the vacancy at any time, so early application is advised.

John Hampden Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to pre-employment vetting checks which include an audit of social media presence and an Enhanced DBS check. John Hampden Grammar School is an equal opportunities employer.

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