Vacancies

Teacher of Economics

Permanent, Full-time, starts Sept 1st 2018

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, creative and inspiring teacher or NQT with energy, enthusiasm and a love of economics. The successful candidate will teach courses such as Economics A-level (AQA) and Economics GCSE (AQA). The department also offers Business GCSE (Edexcel), AGQ Business and BTEC Travel and Tourism and will offer Business Studies A-level from September 2018.

Closing date: 9.00am on Monday 26 February 2018

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Teacher of Psychology

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, creative and inspiring teacher or NQT with energy, enthusiasm and a love of Psychology. The appointee will mainly teach Psychology A-level but will also contribute to BTEC Health and Social Care at Level 2 and Level 3. The Head of Health and Social Care and the BTEC co-coordinator will be on hand to assist with the latter areas

Closing Date: 9.00am on Monday 26 February 2018

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Head of Computer Science

We are seeking a highly skilled and dynamic leader for this key department within school. The main responsibilities of the role include:

  • To develop a clear vision and strategy for the delivery of high quality provision in Computing and ICT.
  • To be a lead teacher of Computing and ICT through outstanding personal teaching.
  • To lead the development of teaching and learning including coaching and leading training for staff.
  • To monitor the progress made in achieving plans and targets and evaluate the impact on teaching and learning.

Closing Date: 9.00am Monday 26 February 2018

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Head of Digital Learning (Maternity Cover)

Embracing digital learning has been one of our key strategies over the last five years at The Gryphon School. We have an exciting middle leader opportunity for an enthusiastic computing subject specialist. With a passion for integrating and developing digital learning, you will lead its implementation and development across the school. The post holder will work collaboratively with teaching colleagues to explore and support digital learning opportunities to enhance classroom practice and transform student teaching and learning outcomes.

Closing Date: 9.00am on Monday 26 February 2018

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Teacher of Computing (Maternity Cover)

We have an exciting opportunity to appoint an ambitious, creative and inspiring teacher of computing with energy, enthusiasm and a passion for their subject. The post holder will also teach Computer Science at GCSE and A-level, Information Technology GCSE and the Certificate in Digital Applications and Ks3 computing. Our ideal candidate would be able to teach Computer Science to A-level but, within a team of 4 teachers, there is some flexibility dependent on the candidate’s particular strengths.

Closing Date: 9.00am on Monday 26 February 2018

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Learning Resource Centre Assistant

We require an enthusiastic, committed person to join a team that is central to the core of learning at the school. You must enjoy working with young people and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. The hours of work will be between 10.00 am to 2.00 pm, Monday to Friday.

Closing Date: Monday 5 March 2018

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Application Forms and DBS details

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To register to receive job alerts for vacancies at the Gryphon school, please email your details to HR@gryphon.dorset.sch.uk

If you would like to submit an expression of interest form for us to hold your details for prospective vacancies, please complete the EOI form at the bottom of the page.

Interested in volunteering opportunities at the Gryphon?

Gaining volunteering experience in a school setting, can help you decide if teaching is right for you and demonstrate that you have the commitment and skills to be successful.

Alternatively, we welcome volunteers who are able to support our students with enrichment and mentoring opportunities, or provide specialist skills and experience to support school operations or governance.

Please contact us at HR@gryphon.dorset.sch.uk to discuss volunteering at the Gryphon school or within the Sherborne Area Schools’ Trust

Safeguarding Statement:

The Gryphon School has an absolute commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The School follows the national and Dorset policies and procedures for child protection and security and the interview will include questions about safeguarding children. Current and/or previous employers will be contacted through references as part of the verification process pre-appointment checks if the applicant is short listed. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Gryphon School is committed to equal opportunities and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community.

 

The Gryphon School - Facebook 22 Jan

It’s a busy week at The Gryphon this week, so here’s a round up of what’s happening:

Monday: Year 10 Parents Evening

Wednesday: Careers & Apprenticeship Fair (open to the public 4.30-7.00pm) https://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/events/sixth-form-careers-degree-apprenticeship-fair/

Thursday: Train to Teach Open Evening https://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/events/train-teach-open-evening/#.WmXJiE1jOM8

The Gryphon School - Facebook 22 Jan

*Careers & Degree Apprenticeships Fair – Wednesdsay*
As well as some of the region’s top employers, we also have a number of other organisations attending on Wednesday. The Samee Project is a unique and inspirational social enterprise that aims to promote self-employment and freelance working as viable career options to young people in school education.

Chris Wilkinson will be on the stand to talk to students and parents – he was awarded an MBE for his services to the Police. He is also an Animal behaviourist and dog trainer and a Patron of the SAMEE Charity.

Find out more: https://samee.co.uk/news/

The Gryphon School - Facebook 18 Jan

It’s less than a week until our Careers and Degree Apprenticeship Fair! Gryphon students will have the opportunity to meet the employers during the day, but there is also an evening session (4.30-7.00pm) when you are welcome to come back with your parents, and it is also open to the public, so any young people in the area who want to find out more about career options are welcome!

Download the Event Programme now for a full list of which employers are coming, and it also includes some handy tips for how to get the most out of your discussions with companies:https://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/events/sixth-form-careers-degree-apprenticeship-fair/#.WmCIdxicab9

Sixth Form Open Evening

for September 2018 entry

Weds 8th November 2017, 5.30-7.30pm

Headteacher's address at 5.30 / 6.15 / 7.00pm