13:27 PM - 22 May 2020

“There will be no school work set over half term but we are launching a special fundraising challenge to raise money for NHS charities on behalf of the school community. We’d love you all (Staff, Students, Parents) to get involved!”

10:54 AM - 22 May 2020

“Mr Murray is loving Death in 10 Minutes (a book about a radical suffragette). Mrs Adams is reading Goldfinch, a book recommended to her by Mrs Strevens and Mr Jacks is re-reading 1984.

10:42 AM - 22 May 2020

“Here are the shortlisted entries in the Lockdown Photography competition. Our judging panel will decide upon the top 3 which will be announced on Monday 1st June.”

08:51 AM - 22 May 2020

“Well done to everyone who submitted their Sally Up, Sally Down videos for this week’s PE challenge. Keep an eye out for the montage. Winners this week were LK with 390, followed by Frank 350, Nightingale, 320 and Hawking 220. Total scores (just for the PE Challenges) are:

08:45 AM - 22 May 2020

“We’re really impressed with Ania in Y8 who has joined a group to make PPE for local care homes and hospitals. Here are some of her first batch of face masks. We’d love to hear about students who are doing great work in the community. Pls email Mr Jacks with info of this kind”.

21:23 PM - 21 May 2020

“Mr Murray is loving Death in 10 Minutes (a book about a radical suffragette). Mrs Adams is reading Goldfinch, a book recommended to her by Mrs Strevens and Mr Jacks is re-reading 1984.

16:11 PM - 21 May 2020

“Our Community Challenge for this week has now closed. There will be the shortlisted entries in the photography competition shared tomorrow at 13.00. We won’t be sharing letters students have written to care home residents but we are proud of the thoughtful letters written”

12:03 PM - 21 May 2020

“Another great piece to share from yesterday's Wonderful Work Wednesday…This time some fantastic artwork created by a year 8 student as part of their Drama studies. Beautiful work!”

11:15 AM - 21 May 2020

“More Wonderful Work. An excellent example of a short story created at home by a Year 9 student as part of their English work.”

11:06 AM - 21 May 2020

“A special thank you to Lily in Y7 who took the time to send a lovely message to her form tutor yesterday for ‘Thank A Teacher Day’. It was very much appreciated, Lily!”

Communications Officer (p/t)

Type of Position:Communications Officer
Salary:see advert
Start Date:ASAP
Closing Date: Monday 30th March 2020 (noon)

To commence ASAP
25 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum

We are looking for a confident, self-motivated and enthusiastic person to lead on communications within the Hinchley Wood Learning Partnership.

This is an exciting time to join us, and this newly created role will lead on initiatives, including developing promotional materials and reprographics, maintaining websites and also developing a social media presence for our 2 schools – Hinchley Wood School and Hinchley Wood Primary School.

A positive and flexible approach is essential.  Other qualities required include a desire to explore new and innovative approaches alongside more traditional ones, excellent communication skills, attention to detail and being able to work collaboratively as part of a supportive team building good relationships with colleagues and the wider community. 

Ideally we are looking for someone to work Monday – Friday during term time only plus attendance on exam results days.    The actual starting salary for 25 hours per week for 39 weeks per annum is from £12,852. This is based on full time, all year equivalent salary of £21,711-£24,914.

We offer:

  • family friendly term time only working
  • a competitive salary and annual performance progression;
  • professional development support; 
  • two weeks’ autumn half term;
  • on site gym;
  • cycle to work salary sacrifice scheme; and
  • membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution.

If you have further questions prior to submitting an application, please contact HR on:  020 898 7161 or email: Application packs can be downloaded below.

Closing date for applications:  Monday 30th March 2020 (noon)

Hinchley Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position advertised is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

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