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Vacancies at Sherrardswood

Sherrardswood Vacancies

Sherrardswood School, founded in 1928, is a highly regarded and successful independent co-educational day school with approximately 360 pupils aged 2 to 18. Our location and beautiful grounds provide the ideal setting for creating a secure and happy atmosphere, which encourages each child to develop their gifts and unlock their potential.

But we know that our beautiful building and purpose built facilities would be nothing without the talented and dedicated staff who make the Sherrardswood experience what it is. 

Current Vacancies

  • Science Teacher with PE
  • Maths Teacher with Computer Science

 

Maths and Computer Science Teacher

Dates:             Apply by 27th March 2020, Job starts September 2020 or sooner

Salary:            Commensurate with experience

Location:         Welwyn, Hertfordshire

Contract type: Full Time, Permanent

Sherrardswood is an independent, co-educational school based in 28 acres of beautiful woodland by the river Mimram.  Our students are well behaved, enthusiastic and keen to learn.  Our staff body is positive, happy and friendly.  We pride ourselves on being a community that supports each other in the pursuit of excellence, educationally but also in terms of the school experience for all the students in our care.  Relationships between staff, parents and students are supportive and productive. All of our teachers are offered the Teacher Pension Scheme, school lunch, opportunities to accompany trips both in the UK and internationally and a competitive salary. 

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and passionate Maths and Computer Science teachers, to inspire and engage students working towards Mathematics GCSE as well as our younger students.   A Level experience would be an advantage but is not essential.  The Maths Department is a busy, thriving team with a track record of dynamic teaching and excellent results.  They look forward to welcoming a new team member on board.  The role also encompasses the Computer Science teaching at Key Stage Three and the role will be split between the two departments.  We would happily consider an NQT.

All enquiries should be addressed to Mrs DJ Thompson on 01438 714282 or headmistress@sherrardswood.co.uk

Closing date: 12.00pm on Friday 27th March 2020.
Interview date: Tuesday 2nd April

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check and references. We are an equal opportunities employer. Sherrardswood has been providing nurturing and focused education for boys and girls since 1928.

 

 

Science Teacher with PE, Hertfordshire

Dates:                        Apply by 20th March 2020, job starts September 2020

Salary:                       Commensurate with experience

Contract type:           Permanent Full Time

Location:                    Welwyn, Hertfordshire

 

Due to the increase in numbers within our school, and an increase in the number of qualifications being offered, we are currently seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and inspirational Science teacher to deliver Science lessons to Year 6 through to 9.  Science at Sherrardswood is fun and interactive.  We have fully stocked and excellently resourced laboratories.  The students thrive in an exceptionally positive learning environment and enjoy many opportunities for practical work, industry and museum visits to enhance their learning.  We have excellent relationships with the Stevenage pharmaceutical companies.  Our track record of GCSE success is outstanding and the education provided in Key Stage Two and Three provides the foundation stones for this learning.  Candidates should have an evident passion for their subject and a desire to inspire this passion in the students.  This role also includes an active and substantial involvement in the PE department and candidates should demonstrate experience of a wide range of sports or a specialism Football, Rugby, American Football or Gymnastics and Dance.

Sherrardswood is a welcoming, caring and enthusiastic community.  Relationships between staff, parents and students are supportive and productive. All of our teachers are offered the Teacher Pension Scheme, school lunch, opportunities to accompany trips both in the UK and internationally and a competitive salary. 

All enquiries should be addressed to Mrs Debbie-Jane Thompson on 01438 714282 or headmistress@sherrardswood.co.uk

Closing date: 12.00pm on Friday 20th March 2020
Interview date: Tuesday 24th March 2020.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check and references. We are an equal opportunities employer. Sherrardswood School has been providing nurturing and focused education for boys and girls since 1928.

www.sherrardswood.co.uk