If you wish to speak to someone regarding vacancies, please telephone Rachael Stokes, Trust HR Admin Assistant, on 01434 610362 or email rstokes@qehs.net

Queen Elizabeth High School is a thriving 13-18 community high school – current roll 1285 including 410 Sixth Form. QEHS is a high achieving school, ranked second in the North East in the Sunday Times Parent Power listings for 2018-19.

Hexham Middle School is a large and flourishing middle school with 480 pupils on roll.

Our ethos is built around a strong partnership between pupils, parents and the local community and we want to recruit the best staff to help us achieve our vision of being high performing educational institutions.

Both schools are set in the historical market town of Hexham, 25 minutes drive from Newcastle along the Tyne Valley.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to obtain a satisfactory Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Teaching Staff Vacancies

There are currently no teaching staff vacancies.

Support Staff Vacancies

An opportunity has arisen within our intervention team at Hexham Middle School.  Perhaps you are considering a career in teaching and wish to gain school experience, or you are someone who currently works within a school environment and is considering your next step or challenge.  Maybe you are you a highly committed and passionate teacher who wishes to take on a support role working with smaller groups of children for a more targeted learning approach.   

Whatever your background, it is essential that you possess a desire to make a significant and positive difference to the pupils that you work with.  A full job description can be found below, however, the role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the appropriate subject curriculum leader, help plan and lead intervention sessions for Year 5 and Year 7, and possibly Year 8.
  • Regularly and effectively communicate with classroom teachers to provide feedback on student progress.
  • With the support of the appropriate curriculum leader, plan a timetable which will incorporate suitable intervention sessions for key groups of students.
  • Work with our current Learning Support Assistants to ensure intervention sessions are targeting needs effectively.  

Hexham Middle School has a warm and friendly environment with an excellent reputation both for its pastoral care and excellent standards. If you are successful, you will be rewarded with the opportunity to work in a fantastic and highly supportive environment. This role is offered on a fixed term basis until 31 August 2020 and the hours of work are flexible but we anticipate that the successful candidate would work 16.5 hours over three days.  The pay rate for this position is £10.14 per hour. 

To apply, please submit your letter of application, application form and criminal records declaration form (see below) by email to rstokes@qehs.net. If you wish to speak to someone regarding the vacancy please contact Rachael Stokes, HR Assistant, on 01434 610362.

Closing date for application is Thursday 30 January 2020 at 3:00pm.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for and obtain a satisfactory enhanced DBS.  This process will be commenced on offer of employment.