“Testbourne is an outstanding school…Staff enjoy working in this supportive and forward-looking environment, playing their part well in bringing about positive change.”
Testbourne Community School, an 11-16 comprehensive school with an extremely able cohort, is an Outstanding School (Ofsted 2010) that provides a forward thinking, outward looking and vibrant learning environment. We pride ourselves on the strength of staff and student relationships, and a strong community is at the heart of our ethos. The school serves the town of Whitchurch and the surrounding area and is within easy reach of Winchester, Newbury, Basingstoke and Southampton with good transport links to the M3 and A34.
Our shared philosophy is embodied by our strap line ‘Achievement | Excellence | Integrity.’ At TCS we work together to continually raise expectations, improve our practice and increase the standards of student achievement in order to secure our outstanding judgement for the future. We encourage all of our teachers to realise their potential and place value and importance on delivering training and providing continuing professional development opportunities.
We are looking to recruit reliable and trustworthy exams invigilators to support the Examinations Officer. You will need to work flexibly according to the examinations timetable throughout the academic year. As an invigilator you will be required to support the examination processes. You must follow the required guidelines and regulations for the integrity and security of examinations and procedures during invigilation.
Lead Practitioner of English
The post has arisen as part of our strategic plan to increase the capacity of the English department and to facilitate our focus on the development of teaching and learning through the use of an expert coaching team. The position provides an exciting career opportunity for an ambitious candidate who would like to further develop their career as part of our dynamic teaching and learning team with a relentless drive for the highest standards of learning and achievement. The successful candidate will join our staff team who are at the cutting edge of pedagogical thinking.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational Teacher of Mathematics to join a committed and successful department. This post is suitable for either an experienced teacher or an NQT seeking to start their career in a caring and supportive team with expertise in training and development.
Learning Coach (Teaching Assistant)
Are you interested in working with children? Do you have an interest in a teaching career but are unsure of what phase to choose or whether it’s for you? We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and ambitious Learning Coach to support the learning of SEN students. This post is suitable for candidates with previous experience of working with young people, or those who wish to gain more experience before considering a career in teaching or other work with young people. Ideally you will be educated to degree level. We will provide you with the training and development needed to launch your career into whatever role you choose.