We are proud to be a girls-only school because we believe that the girls-only environment provides us with the ideal setting to develop the talents and interests of the girls whose education we are entrusted to provide. We are also proud to be part of the GDST family of schools with its powerful tradition of pioneering change and its mission statement to lead a movement for girls and young women.

By joining our staff, whether as a teacher or as a member of our support staff, you will become part of a community of learners, who are all dedicated to providing the best education for our girls. We are as ambitious for ourselves as educational professionals as we are for our students.

Above all, you’ll become part of a caring and mutually supportive community of colleagues with a strong track record for nurturing and retaining our hard-working and dedicated staff.

Ours is a diverse and inclusive community of professionals, from a range of different backgrounds and walks of life, who all share a commitment to the vision of the School and the Girls’ Day School Trust.

Ten great reasons to work here:

  • Working with well-motivated and intellectually curious pupils who achieve excellent academic results
  • A stimulating environment with excellent, well-maintained facilities
  • Access to copious and up-to-date resources
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities through school and GDST programmes
  • Salary scales above national levels
  • Continuation of pension through Teachers’ Pension Scheme for teaching staff
  • Generous non-contact time for teaching staff
  • Spacious and attractive work and social areas
  • Free refreshments and lunches
  • Heavily discounted membership of our superb sports facilities

The tight knit community of the school is very apparent.

— The Good Schools Guide

Nursery Manager 

Full time: All year round, 36 hours per week
Salary: £31,719 – 33,500 depending on level of experience
Contract term: Permanent

We have an exciting vacancy for an accomplished Nursery Manager to lead an expanded and refurbished Nursery, relishing the chance to make a difference in shaping and continuing the success of an already high quality setting.  This is a special opportunity to develop our thriving Nursery, and not just take up the reins of the day-to-day.

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Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description

Applications should be submitted by midday, on Friday 4 October 2019 at the latest, however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to a.gates@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

Mrs Anna Gates
HR Officer
Northampton High School
Newport Pagnell Road
Northampton
NN4 6UU


Teacher of Music (approx. 0.25 FTE)

For spring term 2020 (or earlier if available)
November 2019 or January 2020.
Part-time, permanent post (approx. 0.25 FTE) over two days

The vacancy provides the opportunity for a well-qualified, inspirational teacher of Music to teach across all age groups throughout the school KS1-5. You will also contribute to extracurricular activities within Music, working closely with peripatetic teachers and colleagues in the subject area and the junior school, as well as the wider Creative Arts Faculty.

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Application Form
Job Advert

Job Description
Supporting Information

Applications should be submitted by midday, on Friday 4 October 2019 at the latest, however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to d.brown@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

Mrs Dee Brown
PA to the Headmistress
Northampton High School
Newport Pagnell Road
Northampton
NN4 6UU


Music Assistant

Term time only, part time:15 hours per week
Salary FTE: £17,502 – £20,946 depending on level of experience
Salary pro rata: £5,912 – £7,076
Required start date:  As soon as possible
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking to recruit a musician to support the Director of Music with a broad range of skills, including practical and administrative duties.

Supporting Documents
Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description

Applications should be submitted by midday, on Friday 4 October 2019 at the latest, however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to a.gates@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

Mrs Anna Gates
HR Officer
Northampton High School
Newport Pagnell Road
Northampton
NN4 6UU


Cleaning Assistant

Monday – Friday 3.45pm – 6.45pm
Required start date:  As soon as possible
Contract term: Permanent
Rate of pay: £9.09 per hour

We are looking to recruit a Cleaning Assistant.  Reporting to the Cleaning Manager, you will be responsible for undertaking general cleaning and associated duties in any location throughout the school.

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Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description


Applications should be submitted by midday, on Friday 4 October 2019 at the latest, however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to a.gates@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

Mrs Anna Gates
HR Officer
Northampton High School
Newport Pagnell Road
Northampton
NN4 6UU


Nursery Nurse (Fixed Term)

Full year 36 hours per week
Salary FTE:  £18,000 – £19,500 depending on experience
Required start date: Asap
Hours: Shift pattern
Flexibility to work within the hours of 7.30am – 6.15pm Monday – Friday
Contract term:  Fixed Term (until end of the Academic Year 2020)

We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic nursery practitioner to join our experienced team.

Supporting Documents
Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description

Applications should be submitted by midday, on Friday 4 October 2019 at the latest, however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to a.gates@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

Mrs Anna Gates
HR Officer
Northampton High School
Newport Pagnell Road
Northampton
NN4 6UU


IT Technician 

Full year, part time:  25 hours per week
Salary FTE: c. £20,000, pro rata c. £13,888 
Required start date: Asap
Contract term: Permanent

We have an opportunity for a talented IT Technician to join our school.  You would be delivering IT service solutions throughout the school.

Supporting Documents
Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description

Applications should be submitted by midday, on Friday 18 October 2019 at the latest, however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to a.gates@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

Mrs Anna Gates
HR Officer
Northampton High School
Newport Pagnell Road
Northampton
NN4 6UU

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