Staff Vacancies

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How to apply…

If you wish to apply, please use the links below to download the application form. Also, please take a look at our recruitment guidance sheet. (You will need Adobe Reader to view files). Please note CV’s are not accepted.

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Initial Teacher Education at The Ridgeway School 2015/16

The Swindon Secondary School Teaching Alliance (SSSTA) is based at The Ridgeway School where trainee teachers have the opportunity to experience expert tuition and gain practical teaching skills here and in other secondary schools within Swindon.  As the lead school for the alliance we recruit and train teachers using the schools direct programme in Science, Mathematics, English, Design and Technology, Computer Science and Modern Foreign Languages who are accredited by The University of Gloucestershire for a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE).  On completion of training a high percentage of our trainees secure teaching posts within the alliance partnership. If you are interested in this exciting career opportunity please contact for more details.


Current Vacancies


Teacher of Science

Start date – 1st September 2017
Closing date – Sunday 19th February
Interview date – 24th February 2017
Teacher of Science Job description »
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Teacher of English

Start date – 1st September 2017
Closing date – Monday 20th February
Interview date – On application
Teacher of English Job description »
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Teacher of Mathematics

Start date – 1st September 2017
Closing date – Monday 20th February
Interview date – On application
Teacher of Maths Job description »
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Behaviour & Standards Assistant

Start date – ASAP
Closing date – Sunday 19th February
Interview date – Thursday 23rd February
Behaviour & Standards Assistant Job description »
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Exam Invigilators

Start date – May 2017 (plus one day for training in April)
Closing date – 28th February 2017 (noon)
Interview date – March 2017
Exam Invigilators job description »
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Learning Support Assistant

Start date – ASAP
Closing date – 26th February 2017
Interview date – Friday 3rd March 2017
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For further Faculty information please click on the links below:

»   Art & Design

»   Business & Economics

»   Creative &Performing Arts

»   Design Technology

»   Humanities

»   Mathematics

»   Modern Foreign Languages

»   Physical Education

»   Psychology & Sociology

»   Religious Education

»   Science