Upper Wharfedale School is a small rural secondary school based in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. It provides a nurturing environment for young people to thrive. It is a great place to work with a fantastic team approach where all staff and students know each other.

Upper Wharfedale School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, including protecting children from radicalisation. All appointments made are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and all staff share this responsibility.

We do not currently have any vacancies.

Network Manager

Salary: Grade H (£25,419-£28,226) (SCP 18-23)

37 Hours, Full Time, Permanent

Required for October 2022, an outstanding candidate to join our popular, oversubscribed
school in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

The successful candidates will be:

  • Vibrant with high expectations of themselves and students
  • Passionate about learning
  • Caring and patient
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Ambitious for their own professional and career development
  • Able to motivate and enthuse students through a commitment to equal
    opportunities, with a particular interest in the development and progress of students
    with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
  • Enthusiastic about wider school developments, including Social, Moral, Spiritual and
    Cultural Education
By negotiation with the successful candidate the position is also available as 37 hours/week in Term Time only (plus 3 weeks/INSET days (Adjusted salary: £23,205.68-£25,768.27 paid monthly across 12 months)
 
Completed application forms should be sent by email to: admin@uws.n-yorks.sch.uk marked for the attention of Mrs A Dalglish.

Closing date: TBC

Interviews: TBC

School Resource Technician

Salary: Grade C (£14,915.07-£15,517.61) (SCP 2-4)

37 hours per week, Permanent position

Term Time Only + 3 weeks & INSET Days

Required for September 2022, an outstanding candidate with relevant experience to join our
popular, oversubscribed school in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

The successful candidate will be:

  • Vibrant with high expectation of themselves and students
  • Passionate about learning with a belief in nurturing all students to be the best they can be
  • Calm, caring and patient
  • An outstanding team player
  • Competent in using a variety of ICT Software
  • An effective communicator
  • Able to work to deadlines and manage time effectively.

Completed application forms should be sent by email to: admin@uws.n-yorks.sch.uk marked for the attention of Mrs A Dalglish.

Required for: October 2022

Learning Support Assistant

Salary: Grade C (£11,324.52 - £11,782.00)

27 hours per week - term time only - permanent

Required for September 2022, an outstanding candidate to join our popular, oversubscribed school in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

The successful candidates will be:

  • Vibrant with high expectations of themselves and students
  • Passionate about learning
  • Caring and patient
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Ambitious for their own professional and career development
  • Able to motivate and enthuse students through a commitment to equal opportunities, with a particular interest in the development and progress of students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
  • Enthusiastic about wider school developments, including Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural Education

Completed application forms should be sent by email to: admin@uws.n-yorks.sch.uk marked for the attention of Mrs A Dalglish.

Closing date: TBC

Interviews: TBC

Cleaning Staff

£9.90 per hour

Minimum 15 hours per week - flexible hours available - permanent

Required as soon as possible

Cleaning Staff

Provided by NYCC Property Services

Upper Wharfedale School works with Communihire who manage our facilities outside of school hours, allowing local groups to make use of our fantastic building and equipment. Please find below any vacancies they are currently offering.

Communihire is a third party organisation and therefore the vacancy below falls outside of our recruitment policy and procedures. However, full DBS clearance is mandatory for all people working within the school.

Communihire are the lettings manager for all facility hire at Upper Wharfedale School. We are on the lookout for x2 enthusiastic and reliable people to join our team.

We are looking for Lettings Site Staff to work onsite at the school on evenings and a Sunday (morning or afternoon shifts – occasional full day) This would be part time with some cover shifts when required.

Click here to find out more.

Subject Leader of Performing Arts (Music and Drama)

Full time - Permanent

Main Pay Scale: £25,714 - £36,961 depending on experience

Upper Wharfedale School honours any existing Main Scale/UPS payments

Applications welcome from NQTs or more experienced colleagues

Required for January 2022, an outstanding candidate with relevant experience or training to join our popular, oversubscribed school in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

The successful candidate will have:

• Responsibility for leading and teaching both Music and Drama to the full age and ability range in KS3, and Music/Performing Arts at KS4.

• The ability to promote the effective teaching of Literacy across the school

• The proven ability to teach outstanding lessons and, therefore enable outstanding outcomes for students

• A keen interest in developing extra-curricular activities, including productions, concerts and other performances

• An enthusiasm for wider school developments, including Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural Education

• High expectations of themselves, other staff and students

• Excellent communication and teamwork skills

• High ambitions for their own professional and career development

Completed application forms should be sent by email to: admin@uws.n-yorks.sch.uk marked for the attention of Mrs Wade.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 4th October 2021

Interviews: Monday 11th October 2021

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