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

PE Teacher (1 Year Temporary Contract)

Required for September 2019 for one year
Competitive salary plus benefits
Full time, Temporary

We are looking for a graduate with a passion for teaching and excellent subject knowledge of Physical Education.

The vacancy provides the opportunity for a well-qualified, inspirational teacher of Physical Education to work in the Sports Faculty and to teach Physical Education and Games across all age groups from Junior School up to A Level (and Oxbridge entrance). Also to contribute to extracurricular activities within the Faculty, working closely with colleagues across the school.

Supporting Documents:
Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description
Supporting Information

Applications should be submitted by noon on Friday 22 March 2019 at the latest; however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to admin@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

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


PE Graduate Trainee Teacher (1-Year Temporary Contract)

Required for September 2019, for one year
Competitive salary plus benefits
Full time, Temporary

We are looking for a well-qualified graduate with a passion for sport and with excellent subject knowledge of Physical Education.

The vacancy provides the opportunity for an inspirational graduate trainee teacher of Physical Education to work in the Sports Faculty and to support the teaching of Physical Education and Games across all age groups from Junior School up to A Level (and Oxbridge entrance). Also to contribute to extracurricular activities within the Faculty, working closely with colleagues across the school.

Supporting Documents:
Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description
Supporting Information

Applications should be submitted by noon on Friday 22 March 2019 at the latest; however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline. Completed applications should be emailed to admin@nhs.gdst.net or sent to:

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


Nursery Manager

Full time, all year round, 36 hours per week
Salary: £31,404 – £33,270 depending on level of experience
Contract term: Permanent

Due to the expansion of our nursery provision and review of our current structure and operations, we have an exciting new opportunity for a Nursery Manager position.  We are seeking to appoint someone who has the knowledge and skills to continue to drive the development of the Nursery across all areas.  You would be joining a highly experienced and friendly team and this role will be full time, all year round.

Supporting Documents:
Application Form
Job Advert
Job Description

Applications should be submitted by noon on Friday 22 March 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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