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Vacancies

Information about current vacancies are available here on this page.

Come and join us in raising standards of education for all our students. We are placed as the only all boys school in the local area, which presents us with unique opportunities, but also unique challenges. Successful applicants will have the vision, energy and drive to contribute to the life of the school and raise standards of achievement.

Birkdale High School safeguards children and actively promotes their welfare. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to the acquisition of an enhanced DBS certificate with barred list information through the Disclosure and Barring Service and further checks as required. All teaching positions will also be subject to a prohibition order check.

Please send your completed applications and any question you may have to [email protected]


Listed Vacancies

TEACHER OF COMPUTER SCIENCE (NQT/RQT)

Willingness and ability to teach a second subject is essential.
Permanent Full time Contract - September 2019

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results.

The school has seen its numbers rise over the last few years and is officially oversubscribed from next year.

At Birkdale we aim to be leaders in the education of boys and this starts with a clear focus on developing effective teaching pedagogy and not engaging in educational fads or gimmicks. Our development of teaching is driven by a focus on cognitive science and educational research and our quality assurance of teaching is developmental rather than judgemental. Our teachers are given the space and support to make positive changes to their teaching in a risk-free environment; we watch each other teach, share best practice and are eager to accept our professional obligation to improve methods of embedding the knowledge our boys need.

This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher of Computer Science with outstanding potential to join a successful department with committed teachers working as a close built team. Willingness and ability to teach a second subject is essential. The appointed candidate is required to join the team from 3 September 2019.

Appointments are subject to the successful candidate obtaining a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure Barring Service).

Further details and an application form can obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 9.00am on Wednesday 26 June 2019.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place week commencing 1 July 2019.

TEACHER OF DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY (NQT/RQT)

PRODUCT DESIGN or CAD/CAM or ELECTRONICS

Willingness and ability to teach a second subject is essential.
Permanent Full time Contract - September 2019

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results.

The school has seen its numbers rise over the last few years and is officially oversubscribed from next year.

At Birkdale we aim to be leaders in the education of boys and this starts with a clear focus on developing effective teaching pedagogy and not engaging in educational fads or gimmicks. Our development of teaching is driven by a focus on cognitive science and educational research and our quality assurance of teaching is developmental rather than judgemental. Our teachers are given the space and support to make positive changes to their teaching in a risk-free environment; we watch each other teach, share best practice and are eager to accept our professional obligation to improve methods of embedding the knowledge our boys need.

This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher of Design & Technology (Product Design, CADCAM or Electronics) with outstanding potential to join a successful department with committed teachers working as a close built team. Willingness and ability to teach a second subject is essential. The appointed candidate is required to join the team from 3 September 2019.

Appointments are subject to the successful candidate obtaining a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure Barring Service).

Further details and an application form can obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 9.00am on Wednesday 26 June 2019.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place week commencing 1 July 2019.

TEACHER OF SCIENCE (NQT/RQT)

Willingness and ability to teach a second subject is essential.
Permanent Full time Contract - September 2019

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results.

The school has seen its numbers rise over the last few years and is officially oversubscribed from next year.

At Birkdale we aim to be leaders in the education of boys and this starts with a clear focus on developing effective teaching pedagogy and not engaging in educational fads or gimmicks. Our development of teaching is driven by a focus on cognitive science and educational research and our quality assurance of teaching is developmental rather than judgemental. Our teachers are given the space and support to make positive changes to their teaching in a risk-free environment; we watch each other teach, share best practice and are eager to accept our professional obligation to improve methods of embedding the knowledge our boys need.

This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher of Science with outstanding potential to join a successful department with committed teachers working as a close built team. Willingness and ability to teach a second subject is essential. The appointed candidate is required to join the team from 3 September 2019.

Appointments are subject to the successful candidate obtaining a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure Barring Service).

Further details and an application form can obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 9.00am on Wednesday 26 June 2019.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place week commencing 1 July 2019.

TEACHER OF MATHEMATICS

Temporary Part Time Contract (0.6) Hours negotiable for the right candidate - Start 3 September 2019

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results.

The school has seen its numbers rise over the last few years and is officially oversubscribed from next year.

At Birkdale we aim to be leaders in the education of boys and this starts with a clear focus on developing effective teaching pedagogy and not engaging in educational fads or gimmicks. Our development of teaching is driven by a focus on cognitive science and educational research and our quality assurance of teaching is developmental rather than judgemental. Our teachers are given the space and support to make positive changes to their teaching in a risk-free environment; we watch each other teach, share best practice and are eager to accept our professional obligation to improve methods of embedding the knowledge our boys need.

This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher of English with outstanding potential to join a successful department with committed teachers working as a close built team. The appointed candidate is required to join the team from 1 September 2019 until either Easter or May half term (dependent on return).

Appointments are subject to the successful candidate obtaining a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure Barring Service).

Further details and an application form can obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 9.00am on Monday 17 June 2019.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place week commencing Monday 17 June 2019.

TEACHER OF ENGLISH

Temporary Part Time Contract (maternity cover 0.4) Hours negotiable for the right candidate - Start 3 September 2019

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results.

The school has seen its numbers rise over the last few years and is officially oversubscribed from next year.

At Birkdale we aim to be leaders in the education of boys and this starts with a clear focus on developing effective teaching pedagogy and not engaging in educational fads or gimmicks. Our development of teaching is driven by a focus on cognitive science and educational research and our quality assurance of teaching is developmental rather than judgemental. Our teachers are given the space and support to make positive changes to their teaching in a risk-free environment; we watch each other teach, share best practice and are eager to accept our professional obligation to improve methods of embedding the knowledge our boys need.

This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher of English with outstanding potential to join a successful department with committed teachers working as a close built team. The appointed candidate is required to join the team from 1 September 2019 until either Easter or May half term (dependent on return).

Appointments are subject to the successful candidate obtaining a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure Barring Service).

Further details and an application form can obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 9.00am on Monday 17 June 2019.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place week commencing Monday 17 June 2019.

About Us

Birkdale High School, a limited company registered in England and Wales under Company number 07695504.

Registered address: Windy Harbour Road, Southport PR8 3DT

Headteacher: G Bourgade

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