Vacancies

Wycombe High School seeks passionate teachers and staff who believe in our school’s values; to look beyond the traditional grammar school, to look beyond league tables and exam results, to look beyond stereotypes and conventions, and to look beyond a world where futures are fixed.

Reception Administrator

(Part time, 40 weeks, 08:15 – 16:15 on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays) 

Pay Scale
Bucks Pay Scale 1b, point 10 currently £24,223 per annum, pro-rata for 3 days per week (22.5 hours), 40 weeks per annum (Term time, plus 3 Inset Days, plus 3 days over the summer exam results period. Actual annual salary is £11,193.

At Wycombe High School we’re ‘happy to talk flexible working’.

Key Dates 

Deadline for applications 09:00 hrs on Thursday 6 June 2024
Interviews will take place week commencing 10 June 2024

 (please note we reserve the right bring forward interviews and close the advert early) 

We are seeking to appoint a Reception Administrator to maintain a high quality reception service so that visitors to the school are managed appropriately and requests for help from students and staff are dealt with courteously and in a timely manner.

This is a job share position, working three days per week, providing support to all teaching staff as part of the request for assistance process. 

The successful candidate will carry out secretarial and administrative tasks, such as collating, photocopying and filing; make and receive telephone calls; and provide support for colleagues in the education support team with the organisation of events. The successful candidate will produce the daily student bulletin, amending slides as necessary.

Teacher of Technology (Textiles preferred)

From September 2024

Pay Scale (Currently M1 £30,000 – UPS3 £46,525)

Applications from unqualified teachers will also be considered (currently UN01 £20,598 – UN06 £32,133 per annum). Full time or part time hours considered

‘We’re happy to talk flexible working’.

Key Dates

Deadline for applications:  as soon as possible
Interviews will take place as soon as possible

Wycombe High School is currently recruiting for an inspirational teacher to join our Technology Department at our all girls’ outstanding grammar school.  Many of our Technology Teachers teach across the specialisms and are passionate about the subject. 

This role would preferably suit a teacher with Textiles experience. For Textiles, our students thrive on challenge and independence. Our results are some of the best in the school and continue to improve, year on year. We have a strong focus on fashion and design, providing students with industry standard skills for a life beyond education.  

The department is well-equipped, with access to sublimation printing, laser cutting, embroidery and sewing machines, as well as a brand new ICT suite.

Teacher of History & Politics

Start date: September 2024

Pay Scale (currently M1 £30,000 – UPS3 £46,525)

An additional responsibility, with relevant TLR, may be available
for suitable candidates.

Full time or part time hours considered.  ‘We’re happy to talk flexible working’.

Key Dates

Deadline for applications: as soon as possible
Interviews will take place as soon as possible

Wycombe High School is seeking a talented teacher to join our History and Politics team on a full or part time basis. History and Politics are popular and successful subjects
with extremely strong uptake at GCSE, A Level and beyond.

The successful candidate will be offered the opportunity to work in a friendly, vibrant and outstanding school, where we go above and beyond for our staff and internal promotions are often available for the best candidates. Our History and Politics departments are popular and high achieving. In History, students study a broad chronology ranging from the Norman Conquest to the twentieth century.

Application Forms and Visitor Information
Teaching Application Form Word Document

Applicant Safeguarding Checks

Wycombe High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to safeguarding checks.

Train as a Mathematics or Physics Teacher from August 2024

We are recruiting both career changers and recent graduates to train as Mathematics or Physics teachers.

Wycombe High School is the Lead School of the National Mathematics & Physics SCITT, a subject specialist, school-centred teacher training programme.  We also offer an Engineers Teach Physics Programme designed to train people with engineering or material science degrees to become Physics teachers.

Our Chiltern Hub, led by Wycombe High School and Headington School in Oxford, is recruiting trainee Mathematics, Physics teachers who can choose to complete a year’s full-time teacher training or two years part-time teacher training based in schools in both the state and independent sector.  On successful completion they will be awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), and a PGCE.

For more information, please visit the NMAP SCITT website: www.beateacher.co.uk

The girls are the greatest testament to the work of the school, being avid and engaged learners who are ambitious for the future but show care and consideration for others.

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