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Employer Harwich and Dovercourt High School
Location Essex
Salary MPS/UPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1st September 2017


Required September 2017  

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic NQT or an ambitious, experienced teacher seeking to develop their career in a successful and highly supportive environment. All students study French at KS3. French GCSE is taught at KS4. Strong links exist with our partner primary schools. You will be teaching throughout the ability and age range at KS3 and KS4.  The quality of teaching and learning is a strength of the school. The personal development of all staff is a priority. There is a comprehensive induction programme and excellent opportunities for high quality CPD.   

The successful candidate should:

• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner 

• Be innovative and able to turn ideas and opportunities into successful practice

• Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to establish strong relationships with all         stakeholders and enthuse students 

• Be enthusiastic, a team player, self-motivated and committed to further professional development  

Harwich and Dovercourt High School is an 11-18 Academy with 1200 students serving the town and immediate area.   The school was inspected in June 2016 and judged good by Ofsted. This is an attractive part of the country with excellent links to London and the Continent.   

Deadline for applications: Monday 26th June @3pm Interviews: to be confirmed  

Please submit your application to The Personnel Manager, Lindsey Clark by email to  or by post to Harwich and Dovercourt High School, Hall Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex CO12 3TG.   

You can download an application pack from our website 

The school’s recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.   All posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.  

We reserve the right to close the post before the date stated above once sufficient applications have been received. We therefore advise that you submit your completed application form as soon as possible.

About the employer

Harwich and Dovercourt High School is a vibrant, caring school serving the community. Every student is welcomed, challenged and supported to achieve their full potential and every student has opportunities and experiences to ensure their schooling is...

Information about Harwich and Dovercourt High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Hall Lane
CO12 3TG
United Kingdom
+44 1255 241144