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TEACHER OF SCIENCE

Part Time permanent position (0.5FTE)

Rishworth School is a forward thinking and innovative UK day and boarding school that retains traditional values. We are an independent school with the freedom to offer an educational experience personalised to each child’s needs.

Set in the heart of West Yorkshire Rishworth School has occupied magnificent buildings in 140 acres of beautiful countryside for the last 300 years.

We are seeking to appoint a part time (0.5FTE) suitably qualified, dynamic and inspirational teacher, from September 2021, to deliver Science throughout the school.  The ability to teach a discipline to A Level is essential.

The working days will include all day Monday, Wednesday morning plus one other day (or two half days).

Energy, commitment and a willingness to take a full and active part in the broader life of this busy school are essential. The successful candidate will be passionate and committed to the enrichment and extension of the students’ learning experience and supporting children who have specific learning needs.

The application form and job description are available on the TES or at the bottom of this page. The last date for applications is Friday 2nd July at 9am and should be returned to lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

 

Rishworth School, Rishworth,

Halifax, HX6 4QA

Tel:  01422 822 217 Fax: 01422 820 911

 www.rishworth-school.co.uk

Email:  lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Charity no. 1115562

 

1:1 TEACHING ASSISTANT

Term Time only position

Rishworth School is a forward thinking and innovative UK day and boarding school that retains traditional values. We are an independent school with the freedom to offer an educational experience personalised to each child’s needs.

Set in the heart of West Yorkshire Rishworth School has occupied magnificent buildings in 140 acres of beautiful countryside for the last 300 years.

We are seeking to appoint, a compassionate and inspirational one-to-one Teaching Assistant with a nature to nurture. You will be delivering continuous personalised support to one of our pupils within Key Stage 2 from September 2021.  Experience in a primary pastoral setting would be advantageous. Flexible working arrangements and full or part time applications will be considered. 

Energy, commitment and a willingness to take a full and active part in the broader life of this busy school are essential. The successful candidate will be passionate and committed to the enrichment and extension of the students’ learning experience.

Please complete the Business Support Application form at the bottom of this page and email to: lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk The last date for applications is Friday 2nd July 2021 at 9am.

Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

 

Rishworth School, Rishworth,

Halifax, HX6 4QA

Tel:  01422 822 217 Fax: 01422 820 911

 www.rishworth-school.co.uk

Email:  lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Charity no. 1115562

 

Teaching and Learning Manager

Rishworth School is a forward thinking and innovative UK day and boarding school that retains traditional values.

For the last 300 years, Rishworth School has occupied magnificent buildings in 140 acres of Yorkshire countryside in the Ryburn Valley.

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching and Learning Manager for September 2021.

The role will provide a unique opportunity to utilise experience in innovative school management, with a wide ranging and engaging job description. The role would suit an experienced teacher or a candidate with administrative experience within an educational setting.

You would be joining an energetic and friendly staff, dedicated to ensuring that all children fulfil their potential. A willingness to participate in the wider life of the School is essential. The role offers a competitive salary and benefits package (£40-£50k depending on experience). Interested candidates are invited to discuss the position with the Head prior to application.

The application form and job description are available immediately below this advert. Early applications are encouraged, the school reserves the right to invite candidates to interview prior to the closing date.

Applications should be returned to: lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Curriculum vitae will not be accepted.

The last date for applications is 18 June 2021 at 12:00

Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

Rishworth School, Rishworth,

Halifax, HX6 4QA

Tel:  01422 822 217 Fax: 01422 820 911

 www.rishworth-school.co.uk

Email:  lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Charity no. 1115562

 

GEOGRAPHY TEACHER

Full time, permanent position

Rishworth School is a forward thinking and innovative UK day and boarding school that retains traditional values.

For the last 300 years, Rishworth School has occupied magnificent buildings in 140 acres of Yorkshire countryside in the Ryburn Valley.

We are seeking to appoint a full time suitably qualified, dynamic and inspirational Teacher of Geography to join our team from September 2021.  The ability to teach Geography to A Level is essential, this position is suitable for an NQT. The successful candidate will be an outstanding practitioner who will have vision and energy and who will be an innovative thinker passionate about teaching and committed to the enrichment of the students’ learning experience. The ability to teach an additional subject will be helpful.

Energy, commitment and a willingness to take a full and active part in the broader life of this busy Boarding school are essential. The successful candidate will be passionate and committed to the enrichment and extension of the students’ learning experience and supporting children who have specific learning needs.

The application form and teacher job description are available below on the Rishworth School Vacancies page. Early applications are encouraged, the school reserves the right to invite candidates to interview prior to the closing date.

Applications should be returned to: lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Curriculum vitae’s will not be accepted.

The last date for applications is 11th June 2021 at 12:00

Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

Rishworth School, Rishworth,

Halifax, HX6 4QA

Tel:  01422 822 217 Fax: 01422 820 911

 www.rishworth-school.co.uk

Email:  lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Charity no. 1115562

Resident House Parent (Internal Applicants Only)

This position includes complimentary onsite living accommodation attached to a Boarding House at Rishworth School, from where you will play an active part of the Rishworth Boarding community.

House Parents are responsible for the overnight safety of their Boarding House along with working in conjunction with the four other residential families on a rota basis to cover evenings and weekends. You will join a team who actively promote Boarding life at Rishworth and who strive to enhance the experience of all Boarding pupils.

This position can be attached to any job role within our School community, both Business Support staff and Teaching staff are encouraged to apply, this role would also be suitable for an aspiring Head of Boarding. It would be desirable if the role holder can offer Extra-Curricular specialisms for the day and boarding community.

Additional details of life within the Rishworth Boarding community can be found within the Boarding section of the website.

For further details on the requirements of the role please contact the Bursar’s office.

Job Description Resident House Parent

For non-teaching roles, please download and complete this form:

BusinessSupportApplicationForm.docx

For teaching roles, please read the Teacher Job Description and download and complete the Teacher Application form:

Rishworth School Teacher Job Description 

RishworthSchoolTeachingApplicationForm_1.docx