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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For recruitment guidance information click here»

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


Assistant Principal (Student Development & Well-being)

Start date – September 2017
Closing date – Thursday 30th March 2017 (noon)
Interview date – Tuesday 4th & Wednesday 5th April 2017
Assistant Principal Job Description»
Assistant Principal Information Booklet»
10 Reasons to Teach at The Ridgeway School»
Visions & Values at The Ridgeway School»



Attendance/Intervention Ofiicer

Start date – ASAP
Closing date – Sunday 23rd April 2017 (noon)
Interview date – Thursday 27th April 2017
Attendance Intervention Officer JD»
Attendance & Intervention Officer Advert»


Teacher of Science

Start date – 1st September 2017
Closing date -Friday 21st April 2017 (noon)
Interview date – Friday 28th April 2017
Teacher of Science JD»
Teacher of Science Advert»



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




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