Job Vacancies

Current vacancies at The Hamble School are listed below.
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Application Forms

Teacher Application Form – Download (Word doc) | Download (PDF)
Support Staff Application Form – Download (Word doc) | Download (PDF)

Current vacancies at The Hamble School

Cover Supervisor

  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full-time, 37 hours per week, worked nominally 8.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Thursday, 8.00am to 3.30pm Friday with some flexibility required.
  • Weeks: Term time only (39 weeks)
  • Pay: Grade C £13,864 – £15,358 actual (£16,209 – £17,955 FTE)
  • Closing Date: Midday Wednesday 28 March 2018
  • Interview Date: Week Commencing 16 April 2018

The Hamble School, an 11-16 mixed comprehensive school, is a ‘Good’ school with ‘Outstanding’ Leadership and Management (Ofsted 2017) which provides a forward thinking and vibrant learning environment. We pride ourselves on the strength of staff and student relationships and we have a strong community at the heart of our ethos. Our shared philosophy is embodied by our strapline of “Achieving Excellence Together”. This post provides an exciting and challenging opportunity for a candidate who would like to be part of the team building on our success following our Ofsted inspection.

We are looking to appoint a Cover Supervisor to join us. You will need to have had some experience of working with young people, preferably in an educational setting,  and have a real interest in assisting them to learn and supporting them to achieve their full potential. Any experience gained within another senior school setting would be particularly advantageous. The main duties of this role will be to supervise pupils while they complete set work either in groups or classes in the absence of the teacher.

The successful candidate will be educated to at least GCSE level (or equivalent) and have proven literacy and numeracy skills, having achieved Grade C, or above, in Maths and English GCSE.  Proven IT skills would also be advantageous.  The ideal candidate must also be able to demonstrate resilience, resourcefulness, initiative, good time management, and patience. This could be an ideal role for those considering a future career in teaching.

In return, we can offer you:

  • a positive and optimistic working environment focused on student welfare, progress and high standards of achievement and behaviour;
  • opportunities to further develop your skills;
  • personal career development to assist you in the fulfilment of your ambitions;
  • a fantastically well-equipped campus with excellent leisure and sport facilities that staff can take full advantage of.

To apply please complete a support staff application form which can be located at the top of this page.  Applications should be returned electronically to Karen Willis, HR Officer,

If you currently work in a school, please ensure one of your references is from your current Headteacher and all email addresses are correct.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Job Description – Download (PDF)

Exam Invigilator (ongoing vacancies)

  • Job Start Date: a.s.a.p.
  • Contract/Hours: Casual
  • Salary Details: £8.50 per hour
  • Hours of Work: As and when – to be agreed with the school
  • Location of Role: The Hamble School

Job/Person Summary

This is an exciting opportunity to oversee the Pre Public (Mock) Examinations and GCSE examinations at The Hamble School.

We are seeking individuals who can promote a supportive atmosphere so that our students are able to fulfil or exceed their potential during the examination period.

Attached is a copy of the job description which explains the main responsibilities and duties to be carried out.

Invigilating is a vital role in supporting the Exams Officer to run busy exam periods in the school calendar.

In addition to exam invigilator duties, you will also act as a reader or a scribe for students who require access arrangements to support them in their examinations. Therefore, applicants must be confident in their literacy skills.

Please take time to read the attached job description. If you would like to be an integral member of the exams team, please complete the support staff application form at the top of this page and email it to

We would like successful candidates to work during the Pre Public exams (February/ March 2018), Summer external examinations (May to June 2018) and the Pre Public examination period (November to December 2018). Availability during these time periods is essential.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Role Profile – Download (PDF)

The Hamble School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to DBS checks along with other relevant employment checks.