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Below, you can find all the current vacancies available at our school. Click on a position to find out more information.

The Howard Academy Trust value their employees, and a number of benefits are available for all employees. To find out more about working at The Howard School, visit the link below:

Our Vacancies

  • Teacher of Science (£5k Golden Hello)

    The Howard School

    Salary MPS/UPS + TLR or R&R

    Close date 30 May 2024

    This is a permanent role, 32.5 hours per week, paid based on MPS/UPS, dependant on experience.  A TLR or Recruitment and Retention amount is available for a candidate with the right skills and experience. 

    The Howard School is seeking to appoint a member of staff to join our Science Department. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, talented, and passionate Teacher of Science, to start from September 2024.

    The Science Department is very successful and offers a full range of courses across both GCSE and A Level, including A Level Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Science is very popular and is held in high regard by students, parents, staff and the Senior Leadership Team.

    Science is very well resourced, and we offer a wide range of extracurricular STEM opportunities where there is a high uptake from students. As a large Department and School, it allows for regular opportunities for staff to take on responsibility and we can offer career advancement across both Academic and Pastoral avenues.

    The school is offering a recruitment incentive of £5k. This is split into the following payments - £2.5k subject to the successful completion of a 6-month probationary period, and a further £2.5k to be paid in September 2025 as a retention incentive.

    What can we offer you? 

    The successful candidate will be someone who has high expectations and is genuinely passionate about education. In return, we can promise an investment in you and your future, offering a competitive remuneration package, providing first class professional development and career opportunities.  

    We value our staff and actively support their professional development and have redesigned our working week to place even greater emphasis on employee development. You will have access to ongoing professional development including accredited courses. If you are looking to extend your experience and would be interested in joining our team, we would be delighted to hear from you.  

    Benefits of Working with The Howard Academy Trust 

    We care about the personal and professional wellbeing of our staff, and are pleased to offer: 

    • Health Assured - Employee Assistance Programme
    • Access to Benenden Healthcare
    • Free Flu Jabs
    • Free Health Checks 
    • Access EarlyPay
    • Mindfulness Taster Sessions
    • Skills Network of 30 Free Level 2 8 – 12 week courses
    • Discounted gym membership at PureGym and Avenue Tennis, Gillingham
    • CPD afternoons
    • Access to Mental Health First Aiders
    • Free parking on all our sites 

    If you require any further information, please contact the school office by calling 01634 388765 or via email to office@thehowardschool.co.uk   

    We reserve the right to alter our interview dates and close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. 

    The Howard Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

    The Howard Academy Trust is committed to equality, inclusion and diversity and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates. We are committed to providing a mutually supportive working environment where every individual is respected, valued and included.