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.

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.

Community Lettings Site Staff

We are looking for someone to work onsite at the school on evenings or weekends (or both). This
would be part time, approx. 2 evenings a week with some cover shifts when required which would
include weekends.

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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

Teacher of English

0.8 FTE Permanent

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

Upper Wharfedale School honours any existing Main Scale/UPS payments

Applications welcome from NQTs or more experienced colleagues.

Required for September 2021, 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 teaching English to the full age and ability range throughout the school
  • The ability to promote the effective teaching of Literacy across the school
  • The proven ability to teach outstanding lessons in English and, therefore enable outstanding outcomes for students
  • 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 L Wade.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 24th May 2021

Interviews: Wednesday 26th May 2021

Student Support Officer

Salary: Band E (£6,830.86 - £7,106.55)

Permanent, 15 hours per week, plus evening events

Term Time Only (Ideally Wednesdays and Fridays but could be flexible)

Required for January 2022

Required for January 2022, or as soon as possible after, 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
  • Able to motivate and enthuse students through a commitment to equal opportunities, with a particular interest in the development and progress of students with behavioural or social and emotional difficulties
  • Skilled in conflict resolution and able to motivate and inspire.
  • Excellent with communication and teamwork
  • Ambitious 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 L Wade.

Closing date: 9am, Friday 10th December 2021

Interviews: Tuesday 14th December 2021

Cleaner - Required for September 2021

30 hours per week - £9.25 per hour

6am—9am & 3pm—6pm Monday to Friday

For further information please contact Lucy Wade on lwade@uws.n-yorks.sch.uk

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