Why join us?
Orchard School has a superb group of staff - friendly, welcoming and professional. We are interested in exploring research and great practice, which enables our school development to be evidence-informed, effective and sustainable.
Staff are highly qualified - with numerous Doctorates and Masters degrees across the staff team, and many very experienced staff who are superb practitioners in their field. Many of our teachers are GCSE examiners too.
We don't sit still and we know we can all improve each year. As a member of Orchard staff you would be given a coach who works with you to identify small, incremental areas which will develop your knowledge or hone a skills to help you progress in your career. Staff who join us as teachers often progress to leadership as we plan for succession carefully. Early Career Teachers are very well supported, and grow their teaching skills rapidly with us, in a friendly environment.
Vacancies are advertised through the DfE Teacher Vacancies and through eteach.
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Please read our Staff Prospectus to understand why it's a great time to join Orchard School.
Student Panel Questions
Questions for new staff from our students: