Careers Opportunities

Careers Opportunities

  • Assistant Head of English and Communication Faculty Start date: January 2020 Contract type: Full Time / Part Time considered Salary: Main/Upper Scale + TLR 1d Contract term: Permanent This is an exciting career opportunity to become an Assistant Head of Department, joining a recently formed English and Communication Faculty. Further details can be found here: Asst Head of English and Comms Tes Advert
  • Teacher of Design Technology Main/Upper Pay Scale – £23,720 p.a. to £39,406 p.a. To commence September 2019, or July for an NQT Full time or Part Time considered Suitable for an NQT or experienced practitioner, with the ability to teach 2 or more of the following specialisms: Engineering Design and Technology Food Technology Graphics Click here for further details: Tes Advert
  • Mathematics Teacher Main/Upper Pay Scale  NQTs are welcome to apply Required July/September 2019 Are you a Teacher of Mathematics who wants to be part of a friendly and supportive School where the professional development of all staff is given a very high priority?

Please complete the Sigma Online Application form below and return to

Sigma-Online-Application-Form-Sept-2018.docx – 196 KB

Please note we reserve the right to close all posts before the date stated in the post advert once sufficient applications have been received. We therefore advise that you submit your completed application form as soon as possible.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.

Additional Information/Documentation

Document Download Link
Why Relocate to Harwich ? Why Relocate to Harwich – 466 KB
Harwich and Dovercourt High School Prospectus HDHS-Prospectus-2019-2020.pdf – 1 MB
Relocation Expenses Policy Relocation-Expenses-Policy-Mar-2019.pdf – 146 KB

Teacher Training

School Direct and SCITT Training Opportunities

North Essex Teacher Training – Find your voice in teaching

Are you interested in becoming a teacher? This is the place to start! This website will give you all the information you need to know about how to enter this rewarding career.

North Essex Teacher Training – Open Events

Open Mornings, all events 10-12 at the NETT base, TEC, Jaywick Lane, Clacton-on-Sea:


Friday 21st September 2018

Friday 19th October 2018

Friday 23rd November 2018

Thursday 20th December 2018

Friday 18th January 2019

Friday 15th February 2019

Friday 22nd March 2019

Friday 26th April 2019

Friday 17th May 2019

Friday 21st June 2019

Open Evening:

NETT Base – Wednesday 3rd October 4.30pm – 6pm

Further open evenings to be confirmed.


Click here to view our TES page