Recruitment

Vacancies

Below are the vacancies currently available at the James Hornsby School.  For further information about joining our team please contact the HR Manager, Leigh Christensen on leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

Lead Practitioner Science

Lead Practitioner Science

Lead Practitioner pay range

To Start January or earlier if available

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional and inspirational Science Lead Practitioner. This is a fantastic opportunity to support the Head of Science in driving further improvements in an already talented and successful faculty and a great opportunity to be part of a forward thinking team.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record of success and the ability to achieve the best outcomes for all students. We are particularly interested in candidates who share our commitment to improving the life chances of young people regardless of background.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to further their senior leadership progression as we are committed to fully supporting professional development and helping our colleagues achieve their career potential.

This role will encompass work across the Trust schools with 4 days per week based within The James Hornsby school and 1 day per week working across the others schools within the MAT.

If you are an outstanding practitioner with a commitment to high standards and a passion for Science we would be delighted to hear from you and look forward to receiving an application.

Opportunities for further progression will be available across the MAT for enthusiastic and ambitious candidates. This is a public facing role, so fluency in English is required.

Visits to the school are welcomed, contact Leigh Christensen, HR Manager to arrange.

Closing date: Midday Friday 27th September 2019.
CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered

For more information copy and paste the link into your browser
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager
leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Leading Practitioner Science

Exams and Data Manager

Exams and Data Manager

37 hours per week, 39.6 weeks per year
Band 4 to mid
Actual Salary £19,297 – £21,656 p/a, inc Outer Fringe

We are seeking to appoint a proactive, hardworking and reliable professional to manage all processes relating to examinations and data management across the school.

The James Hornsby School is a well-resourced and progressive school. If you have a good knowledge of the school exams process, experience of data administration and excellent numeracy skills, as well as a flexible and pro-active work ethic, a sense of fun and enjoy working as part of a team, we can offer you a stimulating and very rewarding working environment. Providing a first class, efficient and effective exams and data management service to our school community must be a key priority for the successful candidate.

Experience of working with SIMs is desirable, however training will be given. In addition, you will need to demonstrate any management experience, have patience, resilience, exceptional organisational skills and enjoy working with young people. You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a positive approach to working effectively to promote the school and our students. This is a customer facing role; therefore fluency in English is required.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered

Closing date: Midday Friday 20th September 2019.

For more information and application form please visit the school website
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager
leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Exams & Data Manager

Head of Mathematics

Head of Mathematics

Teachers main / upper pay scale, TLR1B, £9,661

Required January 2020

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional and inspirational Head of Mathematics.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an outstanding classroom practitioner with aspirations to be a senior leader, a current Head of subject looking to make their first move into senior middle leadership or an outstanding Second in Department ready for a bigger challenge.

The successful candidate will be passionate about mathematics and about instilling a love for the subject with their team and the James Hornsby students. We are particularly interested in candidates who share our commitment to improving the life chances of young people regardless of background.

We are looking to appoint a colleague who shares our commitment to high standards of professionalism and academic achievement for every one of our students and who will go the extra mile to help them achieve excellence. If you are an outstanding practitioner with a commitment to high standards we would be delighted to hear from you and look forward to receiving an application.

Opportunities for further progression will be available across the MAT for enthusiastic and ambitious candidates.

Visits to the school are welcomed, contact Leigh Christensen, HR Manager to arrange.

Closing date: Midday Thursday 26th September 2019
CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered

For more information and to download an application form please visit the James Hornsby website:
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager
leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Head of Maths

Head of Modern Foreign Languages

Head of Modern Foreign Languages

Teachers main / upper pay scale, TLR1A, £7,853

Required January 2020

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional and inspirational Head of MFL, to lead and develop our Languages department.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an outstanding classroom practitioner with aspirations to be a senior leader, a current Head of subject looking to make their first move into senior middle leadership or an outstanding Second in Department ready for a bigger challenge.

The successful candidate will be passionate about languages and about instilling a love for the subject with their team and the James Hornsby students. The Head of Faculty will work closely with the department and students to encourage an increase in students taking languages at KS4.

We are looking to appoint a colleague who shares our commitment to high standards of professionalism and academic achievement for every one of our students and who will go the extra mile to help them achieve excellence. If you are an outstanding practitioner with a commitment to high standards we would be delighted to hear from you and look forward to receiving an application.

Opportunities for further progression will be available across the MAT for enthusiastic and ambitious candidates.

Visits to the school are welcomed, contact Leigh Christensen, HR Manager to arrange.

Closing date: Midday Thursday 26th September 2019

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered

For more information and to download an application form please visit the James Hornsby website:
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager
leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Head of MFL

Cover Supervisor

Cover Supervisor

30 hours per week, Monday to Friday, (8.30am to 3.00pm) Term time only
Band 3 to mid-point (Actual salary £13,626 – £15,000) inc outer fringe allowance
Required: ASAP/Immediate

We require a part time Cover Supervisor to supervise whole classes, who will undertake pre-set work during the absence of teachers. The role also involves supervising students in 1:1 and small group intervention situations when not used in the capacity of a cover supervisor; supervising school clubs, and occasional invigilation.

Applicants will need to have a minimum of GCSE English & maths Grade C or equivalent, although a degree would be desirable, a sound academic background, including a working knowledge of ICT. Successful recent experience working with children of the relevant age and previous classroom experience is desirable but not essential.

We particularly welcome applications from those aspiring to become teachers who require classroom experience before commencing training courses.

Our school is a dynamic learning environment, where all students are encouraged to aspire towards their very best. We challenge our students to achieve ambitious goals and to never settle for second best. If you feel you could contribute to this ethos and enhance it further, please contact us.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered
Closing date: Midday Friday 27th September 2019.

For more information copy and paste the link into your browser
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager
leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Cover Supervisors JD

Teacher of Technology

Teacher of Technology

Teachers main / upper pay scale dependent on experience

TLR for suitable candidate
Suitable for NQT applications

Required January 2020

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional and inspirational Technology teacher to join our talented and motivated Technology department. Candidates with the ability to teach all three disciplines: Textiles, Food and Resistant Materials, is desirable but not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic and committed individual, with the possibility of a role with responsibility for the right candidate. Technology is a highly successful and valued department within James Hornsby and the successful candidate will have access to excellent facilities and ongoing support for improvement.

We are looking to appoint a colleague who shares our commitment to high standards of professionalism and academic achievement for every one of our students and who will go the extra mile to help them achieve excellence. If you are an outstanding practitioner with a commitment to high standards and a passion for technology, we would be delighted to hear from you and look forward to receiving an application.

Opportunities for further progression will be available across the MAT for enthusiastic and ambitious candidates.

Closing date: Midday Wednesday 25th September 2019.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered
For more information copy and paste the link into your browser
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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JD for Subject Teachers

Learning Facilitator – Maternity Cover

Learning Facilitator – Maternity Cover 

30 hours per week over 4 days per week, Term time only
Band 2 to mid-point (Actual salary £12,864 – £13,367 inc outer fringe allowance)
Required: ASAP/Immediate until 19th December 2019

A vacancy has arisen for confident and self-motivated individual to provide learning support within our Curriculum Support Centre. This individual will provide first class learning support to internally excluded students.

Good IT skills are essential, preferably with a sound Word and Excel experience. Knowledge of SIMS will be an advantage. Whilst experience within an education setting would be useful, it is not essential.

You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a positive approach to working effectively with all members of the school community. This is a public facing role and the successful candidate must speak fluent English.

Our school is a dynamic learning environment, where all students are encouraged to aspire towards their very best. We challenge our students to achieve ambitious goals and to never settle for second best. If you feel you could contribute to this ethos and enhance it further, please contact us.

Hours of work: 8.20am to 4.30pm – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday (30 hours)

Closing date: Midday, Friday 20th September 2019
CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted via an agency will not be considered.

Application forms are available from the school website at http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

or by emailing leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Learning Facilitator JD

Lead Practitioner Mathematics

Lead Practitioner Mathematics

Lead Practitioner pay range

To Start January or earlier if available

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional and inspirational Maths Lead Practitioner.

This is a fantastic opportunity to support the Head of Maths in driving further improvements in an already talented and successful faculty and a great opportunity to be part of a forward thinking team.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record of success and the ability to achieve the best outcomes for all students. We are particularly interested in candidates who share our commitment to improving the life chances of young people regardless of background.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to further their senior leadership progression as we are committed to fully supporting professional development and helping our colleagues achieve their career potential.

This role will encompass work across the Trust schools with 4 days per week based within The James Hornsby school and 1 day per week working across the others schools within the MAT.

If you are an outstanding practitioner with a commitment to high standards and a passion for Maths we would be delighted to hear from you and look forward to receiving an application.

Opportunities for further progression will be available across the MAT for enthusiastic and ambitious candidates. This is a public facing role, so fluency in English is required.

Visits to the school are welcomed, contact Leigh Christensen, HR Manager to arrange.

Closing date: Midday Wednesday 25th September 2019.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered
For more information copy and paste the link into your browser
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager

leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Leading Practitioner Maths JD

Governor

Governor

The Trustees of Zenith Multi Academy Trust would like to invite you become a local governor
at The James Hornsby School.

Effective governance is based on six key features:

1. Strategic leadership that sets and champions vision, ethos and strategy.
2. Accountability that drives up educational standards and financial performance.
3. People with the right skills, experience, qualities and capacity.
4. Structures that reinforce clearly defined roles and responsibilities.
5. Compliance with statutory and contractual requirements.
6. Evaluation to monitor and improve the quality and impact of governance

Governance functions can be delegated by the Trust board to local governing bodies
(LGBs). Regardless of the extent of delegation, the Trust remains accountable for the
performance of all its schools to the Secretary of State.

No special qualifications are needed and the most important thing is to have a keen interest
in the school and be prepared to play an active part in the governing body’s work. This is an
unpaid, voluntary role.

Zenith Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of young people and
expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an
enhanced disclosure check from the Disclosure and Barring Service and a Right to Work in
the UK check.

A governor must be agreed 18 or over at the time of his/her election of appointment and
cannot hold more than one governship at the same school.

No person who is a local authority associated person is eligible to be appointed to the office
of governor unless his/her appointment to such office is authorised by the local authority to
which he is associated.

A person is disqualified from holding or continuing to hold office as a governor if he or she:

  • s/he becomes incapable by reason of illness or injury of managing or administering his
    own affairs;
  • s/he is absent without the permission of the trustees from all their meetings held within a period of six months, and the trustees resolve that his office be vacated;
  • s/he has been declared bankrupt and/or his estate has been seized from his possession for the benefit of his creditors and the declaration or seizure has not been discharged, annulled or reduced; or
  • s/he is the subject of a bankruptcy restrictions order or an interim order;
  • s/he is subject to an order made under section 429(2)(b) of the Insolvency Act 1986 (failure to pay under county court administration order);
  • s/he ceases to be a trustee by virtue of any provision in the Companies Act 2006;
  • s/he is disqualified from acting as a trustee by virtue of section 178 of the Charities Act 2011 (or any statutory re-enactment or modification of that provision); or
  • s/he is otherwise found to be unsuitable by the Secretary of State;
  • s/he has been removed from the office of charity trustee or trustee for a charity by an order made by the Charity Commission or the High Court on the grounds of any misconduct or mismanagement in the administration of the charity for which he was responsible; or to which he was privy; or which he, by his conduct, contributed to or facilitated;
  • s/he has, at any time, been convicted of any criminal offence, excluding any that have been spent under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 as amended, and excluding any offence for which the maximum sentence is a fine or a lesser sentence except where a person has been convicted of any offence which falls under section 178 of the Charities Act 2011;
  • s/he has not provided to the chairman of the trustees a criminal records certificate at an enhanced disclosure level under section 113B of the Police Act 1997.
  • is included in the list of people considered by the Secretary of State as unsuitable to work with children;
  • is disqualified from working with children or subject to a direction under section 142 of the Education Act 2002;
  • is disqualified from working with children under sections 28, 29 or 29A of the Criminal Justice and court Services Act 2000;
  • is disqualified from registration under Part 2 of the Children and Families (Wales) Measure 2010 for child minding or providing day care;
  • is disqualified from registration under Part 3 of the Childcare Act 2006;
  • has received a sentence of imprisonment (whether suspended or not) for a period of not less than 3 months (without the option of a fine) in the 5 years before or since becoming a governor.

Further information is available in the DfE Governance Handbook March 2019 and a copy of
the Trust’s Articles of Association can be found here.

If you would like to be considered for this post please complete the enclosed nomination
form and return it to the Clerk to the Trust. You may also include a short personal statement
to support your nomination, which should be no longer than 250 words.

After submitting an expression of interest you will be required to attend an informal interview
with the Chair of the Trust and or the CEO of the Trust, the Chair of the Local Governing
Body of the relevant school and the Headteacher of the relevant school.

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Governor’s JD JHS Nomination Form

Learning Facilitator – Maternity Cover

Learning Facilitator – Maternity Cover

35 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term time only
Band 2 to mid-point (Actual salary £14,601 – £15,172) inc outer fringe allowance
Required: ASAP/Immediate until 19th December 2019

A vacancy has arisen for a confident and self-motivated individual to provide support within the SEN department. This position will provide first class support to students in their learning.

Good IT skills are essential, preferably with a sound Word and Excel experience. Knowledge of SIMS will be an advantage. Whilst experience within an education setting would be useful, it is not essential.

You should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a positive approach to working effectively with all members of the school community. This is a public facing role and the successful candidate must speak fluent English.

Our school is a dynamic learning environment, where all students are encouraged to aspire towards their very best. We challenge our students to achieve ambitious goals and to never settle for second best. If you feel you could contribute to this ethos and enhance it further, please contact us.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted via an agency will not be considered.

Closing date: Midday, Friday 20th September 2019

Application forms are available from the school website at http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/
or by emailing leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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Learning Facilitator JD

Creative & Performing Arts Assistant

Creative & Performing Arts Technician assistant

37 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term time plus non pupil days
Band 2 to mid-point (Actual salary £15,866 – £16,486) inc outer fringe allowance
Required: ASAP/Immediate

The role involves working closely with all Creative and Performing Arts departments (CPA), maintaining equipment and providing technical support (including both sound and lighting – training will be provided where necessary) and classroom preparation.

The role also requires providing administrative support to the CPA faculty .Duties will include arranging and costing events, booking theatre tickets, coaches, collating and sending out event and trip information, student information and permissions slips and collecting and recording monies received on Excel.

Candidates will need to be organised, pro-active, work using their own initiative, possess good ICT skills and ideally have experience of providing technical support (although full training will be provided), working with young people and the flexibility to work a number of evenings throughout the school year. Candidates will be required to work a set number of hours each day, although the start and finish times will vary according to the needs of the school.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s submitted by an agency will not be considered.

Closing date: Midday Friday 27th September  2019.

For more information copy and paste the link into your browser:
http://www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/
or email leigh.christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk

Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh Christensen, HR Manager

The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure

The James Hornsby School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust

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CPA Technician and Events Organiser JD