The John Warner School


The John Warner School is staffed by enthusiastic, knowledgeable and committed teachers and caring and dedicated support staff who work together to make our thriving, oversubscribed school a stimulating and satisfying place to teach, learn and develop as a professional.

The past five years has seen a major investment in new buildings and infrastructure across the site, in addition to our excellent sports centre. We are committed to continual improvement, and hold very many quality awards, including Investors in People Gold Award, the Continuing Professional Development Mark and the Customer Service Excellence Award with complete compliance in all areas.

Our excellent reputation sees us poised for a rich and exciting future.

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To apply for any of the vacancies shown, please complete the relevant application form and return it to the Headteacher's PA, Mrs Fran Cacciatore.


Current Vacancies

Cover Supervisor Vacancy

About the role

We seek to appoint an enthusiastic and reliable full-time Cover Supervisor to supervise classes when the subject teacher is absent.  The role involves explaining the work and providing support for the students so that they can carry on learning even if their teacher is away.

Ideally the successful candidate will have:

  • Experience of working with 11 – 16 year olds
  • GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above (or the equivalent qualification)
  • A sense of humour combined with a firm, no nonsense approach

The John Warner School is part of the Hoddesdon School Trust and works closely with its partnership primary schools Cranbourne School and Roselands School. 

Visits to the school prior to application are welcomed.  For further details please visit our website www.johnwarner.herts.sch.uk or contact Mrs Fran Connolly, PA to Executive Headteacher at frc@johnwarner.herts.sch.uk

Job Description

Teacher of History, January 2019

The John Warner School is a highly popular and over-subscribed 11-18 co-educational school and is part of The Hoddesdon School Trust.  We are looking to appoint a teacher of history to start in September 2018.  The successful candidate will be joining a popular subject area with large number of students taking GCSE and A level history.  In addition the department has a strong tradition of preparing students to study history at university.  The History Department is housed in a new purpose built building rooms which have just been completed and features the latest IT technology. 

The post is suitable for a teacher who has experience of teaching history across the ability range.  If you would like an informal conversation prior to applying please contact Mr Oliver Price ojp@johnwarner.herts.sch.uk.

The school is situated in a pleasant part of Hertfordshire and has recently been rebuilt throughout.  For more information please take a look at our website www.johnwarner.herts.sch.uk.

If interested in this position, please write a letter of application immediately to Mr David Kennedy, CEO and Executive Headteacher by Monday 26 November 2018.  Interviews will be scheduled as soon as practical thereafter.