Alder Community High School is an 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 83% of our students achieved a grade 4 or above in English; 75% achieved a grade 4 or above in both English and maths. Progress in English and Mathematics is consistently above national averages. Our Progress 8 figure in 2016 was above the national average, in the top 30% of schools nationally. Our NEET figures are virtually zero this year. In November 2017 Ofsted judged us as continuing to be a ‘Good’ school.
The successful applicant will join an extremely successful RE department. You will be required to teach across the age and ability range and will be expected to contribute to after school revision classes where necessary. Also, you may be required to teach some PSE/Citizenship at KS3.
Applications from both experienced teachers and NQTs are welcome.
Alder Community High School is a member of the A+ Trust, which is a collaboration of six schools and a sixth form college who are working together to support one another in their endeavour to provide the best possible educational experience for the young people of Tameside.
This vacancy is fixed term up to one year to cover a period of maternity leave. The requirement will be 3 full days one week and 4 full day the following week.
Closing date for applications – Monday 15th January 2018
Further information and an application pack can be obtained 7 days per week by contacting our Hays Recruitment Partner, Holly Currie, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0161 228 7300. Visits to the school are warmly encouraged and can also be arranged by contacting Holly Currie.
Alder Community High School, Mottram Old Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Tameside, SK14 5NJ
11-16 Mixed Comprehensive