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While our physical doors are currently closed, we are very much open to continue the education of all our students.

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Why Work At Akeley

Akeley Wood School is a dynamic and friendly place to work with opportunities for professional development. We educate around 900 children and have a progressive approach to teaching and learning.  We look to recruit high calibre staff committed to achieving the highest standards and to actively take part in the school life.

Akeley Wood School Jobs

An energetic, flexible and empathic attitude is required with a strong belief that every child can acquire strategies to ensure they fulfil their true potential.  Personal integrity, honesty, energy, stamina and enthusiasm are all essential attributes.

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment.  Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.

Candidates should be aware that all positions in the school/company involve some degree of responsibility for safeguarding children, although the extent of that responsibility will vary according to the nature of the position.All vacancies are also advertised on the Cognita website.  On the Cognita site, you will be able to see vacancies within all our other schools and find out more about working for a Cognita school.

The Junior School, Wicken Park

based at our Wicken Park grounds in rural Northamptonshire, near Milton Keynes. It is a fantastic start to formal education, combining a caring community environment with high-quality classroom teachers and subject specialists, plus outdoor space that has to be seen to be believed.

We currently do not have any vacancies being advertised at our Wicken Park Campus.

The Senior School, Tile House Mansion and Akeley Wood House

located across two historic sites in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside offering tranquil yet stimulating settings conducive to first class teaching and learning. Years 7 – 13 are taught across the two sites.

The supportive environment and diverse breadth of learning and development within our Senior School epitomises the holistic education we strive for at Akeley Wood.

Head of Department – Mathematics

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well-qualified Head of Mathematics.  Responsible for the professional leadership and management of the department in order to ensure excellent student progress and high standards of teaching and learning.

Closing Date: 11th March 2020

Please send applications to kim.thornley@akeleywoodschool.co.uk

Head of Department – Mathematics

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Teacher of MFL

We are seeking to appoint a teacher who has a passionate and enthusiastic approach to teaching both French and Spanish, up to Key Stage 4, with the potential of teaching Key Stage 5 for the right candidate.

Closing Date: 9th March 2020

Please send applications to kim.thornley@akeleywoodschool.co.uk

 

Teacher of MFL

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Teacher of Science

Are you an enthusiastic and well-qualified Science teacher?  The role will involve teaching up to Key Stage 4, with the potential of teaching Key Stage 5.  There is flexibility within the dept. for candidates to come from any science specialism.

Closing Date: 9th March 2020

Please send applications to kim.thornley@akeleywoodschool.co.uk

Teacher of Science

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Junior School Contact Numbers

General number
01908 571231
Admission number
01908 555803

Senior School Contact Numbers

General number
01280 860182
Admission number
01280 828122

Senior & Sixth Form Contact Numbers

General number
01280 814110
Admission number
01280 828122