Alder Community High School is a popular oversubscribed, 11-16, mixed comprehensive school and is situated in Gee Cross, Hyde within Tameside to the east of Manchester and is close to the borders with Stockport and the Peak District. We can offer excellent facilities, a friendly and supportive environment and opportunities for professional development.
Our school is moving from strength to strength. Examination results have improved dramatically over the last few years and this year 80% of our students achieved a grade 4 or above in English; 73% achieved a grade 4 or above in both English and maths. Progress in English and Mathematics is consistently above national averages In November 2017, Ofsted judged our school as continuing to be ‘Good’.
We are committed to improving our school and staff at Alder have many opportunities to improve as teachers and leaders through a personalised CPD programme. We work collaboratively with a variety of schools within the Greater Manchester area and have active subject networks working together to drive up standards across Tameside.
Alder Community High School can guarantee all of our staff:
· High levels of support and challenge to maximise performance
· The very best CPD on offer
· A stimulating and friendly working environment where every member of staff is valued and makes a significant contribution to the school community
· Working with honest, aspirational students, who are full of character and have great potential
If you share our values, have the vision and drive for excellence and want to be part of an enthusiastic, dedicated and well-resourced team, committed to ensuring that students fulfil their potential, then we look forward to hearing from you.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to satisfactory enhanced status checks from the Disclosure and Barring Service. The school promotes equal opportunities.