Charters School is a very heavily over-subscribed 11-18 Comprehensive Academy School with 1700 students on roll (including 470+ in the Sixth Form) located in Sunningdale. It has been graded an “outstanding” school on two successive occasions and is a dynamic, high-achieving secondary school where students are polite, motivated to succeed and enjoy their education.  

Charters School has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and for ensuring that they are protected from harm. Positions are subject to an Enhanced DBS check (Disclosure and Barring Service) . Charters School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

We currently have the following vacancies: 

Teacher of Business and Economics

Main Scale, Full-time or Part-time Permanent Post
Required September 2016

Applications are invited from well-qualified teachers of Business Studies and Economics who are committed to the highest standards of achievement.  The Business Studies Faculty has an excellent record of academic success and is progressive and innovative, both in terms of teaching style and content.  The post would be appropriate for an NQT or a more experienced teacher.  The successful candidate would be required to teach Business Studies with the ability to teach Economics.

Please click below to view/download the following documents:
The Candidate Information Document
Teachers Application Form

Applications will be considered as they arrive. 

Please send your completed application form and a letter of application by email to Richard Pilgrim, Co-Headteacher.
Email:  a.coates@chartersschool.org.uk

 

Part-time Drama Teacher

Required from September 2016

We are looking for a Drama Teacher to work on Mondays teaching Year 7 and Year 8 students.  Please click here for a person specification .  If you are interested please contact Mr Parker, Co-Headteacher, providing details of your experience by emailing: a.coates@chartersschool.org.uk.

 

PE Teaching Assistant and Out of Hours Learning Co-ordinator

Fixed term one year contract
Required from September 2016
 

The PE Teaching Assistant role is working with students who have SEND statements within PE theory and practical lessons, although there may be a few hours per week where you are asked to work in another subject.  You will be either supporting one specific student who may have a physical disability or a group of students with varying needs.

The Out of Hours Co-ordinator role is organising all after-school clubs that are run by external coaches.  It involves enrolling students, collecting their money, liaising with the coaches and ensuring the clubs run smoothly.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate good communication skills to support a student’s independent learning by explanation and encouragement. 

Salary: Scale 2, Pt 9, £11,959 (FTE £16,098)
Teaching Assistant Hours: 25 hours per week, term time only, Monday to Friday from 8.50 am - 3 pm
Out of Hours Learning Co-ordinator: 7.5 hours per week, term time only, Monday to Friday from 3 pm - 4.30 pm

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Friday 8 July, 2016
Interviews are likely to be held: w/c 11 July 2016.

For an Application form, please click here and for a copy of the Job Accountabilities please click here

Please send your completed application form and a letter of application by email to Sally Cronk, School Manager
Email: s.cronk@chartersschool.org.uk  For more information about this vacancy please telephone Mrs S Cronk (School Manager) on 01344 298705.

 

PE Admin/Technician Support

Required for September 2016

We have a vacancy for an Admin/Technician Support for PE.  This role demands that the ideal candidate will be a professional, confident and an enthusiastic team player. You will have the necessary experience to provide a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail when dealing with a variety of admin tasks and the ability to adapt to a constantly changing busy environment.  Knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential.

This varied and busy role includes preparation of resources for our busy PE Faculty, assisting in creating and managing the PE extra-curricular programme and generating fixtures with other schools.

Salary: Spinal Pt 14-17, Scale 3, Actual Salary £15,358-£16,351 (according to qualifications and experience)
Hours: 37 hours per week, start time: 8.30 am, term time only, plus 5 days (by mutual agreement) during school holidays
Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Wednesday 29 June 2016
Interviews are likely to be held: w/c 4 July 2016.

For an Application form, please click here and for a copy of the Job Accountabilities please click here

Please send your completed application form and a letter of application by email to Sally Cronk, School Manager
Email: s.cronk@chartersschool.org.uk  For more information about this vacancy please telephone Mrs S Cronk (School Manager) on 01344 298705.

 

School Cleaning Staff

We are looking for cleaners to help maintain a high standard of cleanliness within our school.
Hours of work: During term time: Monday to Friday, 6.30 to 8.30 am and/ or 3 to 5 pm 
During school holidays: 8 am to 12 noon 
Transport available from certain areas of Bracknell, with pick-ups 30 minutes before work starts.
£8.63 per hour (includes holiday pay).  
To apply please complete an application form and send along with a letter of application by email to Sally Cronk  s.cronk@chartersschool.org.uk - Telephone 01344 298705

 

Priority Places for Staff Children 

The Charters School Admissions Policy for entry in September 2016 includes a category of admission relating to the children of staff, who may be given priority in the allocation of student places at the school if either of the following criteria are met:

  • Where the member of staff has been employed at the school for two or more years at the time at which the application for admission to the school is made; and/or
  • The member of staff is recruited to fill a vacant post for which there is a demonstrable skills shortage*

*The first Full Governing Body meeting in each academic year, in September, will receive information from the Co-Headteachers about the current subject or skills shortage.  For admission in September 2016, the subjects listed are:  Mathematics, English and Science.

 

Moving into the Area?

If you are considering moving into the area as a member of staff, do not be put off by the house prices in the immediate vicinity.  Most of our teaching staff live outside of catchment with the most popular locations being Bracknell, Camberley, Farnborough, Reading, Windsor and Wokingham.  Check out this link to Right Move to compare prices.  

All areas are well provided for with good shopping and leisure facilities and excellent transport links.  Bracknell, which has lagged behind, is the subject of an overdue but now exciting redevelopment which will bring the next generation of shopping and leisure destinations to the town centre. To find out more please click here  

 

Applying for Teaching Staff Vacancies

If you are interested in applying for any of the teaching vacancies listed please send your completed application form and a letter of application by email to the Co-Headteacher named in the advert:
Tel: 01344 298725

Applying for Associate Staff Vacancies

If you are interested in applying for any of the Associate Staff vacancies listed please send your completed application form and a letter of application by email to Sally Cronk.
Tel: 01344 298705 

Volunteer Staff

If you are interested in volunteering some of your time either on a regular or ad hoc basis please complete this application form and email to Sally Cronk, with an indication of your skills and area of interest.  To date volunteers have been used in the school shop and within Faculties.

Email: s.cronk@chartersschool.org.uk

Tel: 01344 298705