Job Opportunities

Details of all job vacancies at NHGS will be posted below together with all relevant information and downloadable forms. Thank you for your interest in working with us.

Our Vision


NHGS is the school that everyone wishes they went to: where enthusiasm is infectious and excellence is standard; where co-operation is at the heart of all we do, where everyone strives to achieve their goals and is mindful of the right ways to do so.


We equip our students with the knowledge, skills and understanding to navigate life with confidence and set courses of their own choosing.  Together, we develop the whole person by:

Living to Learn I Learning to Live

If you share our vision of a great education, we’d love to hear from you.

Student Support

The Academy is looking to appoint for several positions within our Student Support team .  The main role of Student Support is to cover whole classes during absences of teaching colleagues and support students with educational needs on a 1:1 basis in the classroom. 

Hours of work 

Ideally we are looking for candidates who can work 30 hours per week (8am to 3pm Monday to Friday).  However, if you are interested in the position but cannot work these hours, please let us know what hours would be suitable and we can discuss this with you should we wish to invite you for interview.

The role is term time only plus 3 days to be working during times of school closures.


NJC Scale 4 Point 7 – 11

£14,432 to £15,622 actual salary per annum based on 30 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Please click on the link to the right of this page for a personnel specification for the role and an application form.

Closing date for applications: Early applications are recommended as interviews may be held for suitable candidates prior to the closing date. 

The vacancy will close on successful appointment or on Friday 3rd June 2022 at 3pm at the latest.

Cleaner (permanent)

The position is to start as soon as possible.

Hours of work - 16 ¼ hours per week – 3.05pm to 6.20pm (Monday to Friday)

Salary - NJC Scale 1 Point 1 (fixed point) - £9.25 per hour

Early application are recommended.  The vacancy will close once a suitable candidate has been appointed to the role.

Casual positions available (see below)

We are currently looking to appoint suitable candidates to the following casual positions to start as soon as possible.


General Kitchen Assistant

Hours of work - as these are casual positions the hours of work will be varied on an ad-hoc basis.

Salary - NJC Scale 1 Point 1 - £9.25 per hour

We are also looking to appoint for casual Lunchtime Supervisors for 1 hour per day.  Any work completed will be paid at £10 per hour.  The role would be to supervise students either in the dining room areas or their outdoor/indoor lunch break areas.  


If you wish to apply please see the full job description and Support Staff application form on this page.

These vacancies will remain open until we have successfully appointed for the roles.

Important information for all job opportunities.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance, including checks with past employers.