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.

School Business & Administration Manager

Salary: Grade J £28,236.84 - £30,516.86

37 hours per week, term time only plus two weeks during school holidays

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

The successful candidate will have:

• Be vibrant with high expectations of themselves and students

• Be able to work as part of a team

• Have excellent interpersonal skills

• Be willing to take an active role in their own professional development

• Be able to exercise discretion and judgement

• Be able to work to deadlines and under pressure

• Be flexible and able to use initiative

Completed application forms should be sent by email to: ataylor@uws.n-yorks.sch.uk marked for the attention of Mr Taylor.

Closing date: 9am Monday 25 April 2022

Interviews: Tuesday 3 May 2022

TES School Business Manager Advert

Cleaning Staff

47 hours per week cleaning required in total

6-9am | 4-6pm | Monday to Friday

£9.75 per hour

Number of hours per person and shift pattern is negotiable

For further information or an informal chat about the role,  please contact Mathew Ferridge on admin@uws.n-yorks.sch.uk or 01756 752215

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

Job Title

Hours - Pay Grade


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