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“Testbourne is an outstanding school…Staff enjoy working in this supportive and forward-looking environment, playing their part well in bringing about positive change.”

(Ofsted 2010)

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.




Cover Supervisor

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 Cover Supervisor to supervise classes during the short-term absence of a class teacher.  This post is suitable for candidates with previous experience of working with young people, or those who wish to gain more experience before starting a career in teaching or other work with young people. This is an excellent development opportunity, working in a supportive school with a proven record in training and developing successful trainee teachers, where you will gain invaluable experience to launch your career in teaching.

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