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This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory completion of pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check, in accordance with Waveney Valley Academies Trust’s Safer Recruitment Policy and the school’s Safeguarding Policy.

Application forms and further details are available on-line via the links below or from the school.

Michele Miall,
Headteacher’s PA
Stowmarket High School
Onehouse Road
Stowmarket
IP14 1QR

Tel: (01449) 613541 or Email: m.miall@stowhigh.com

Click HERE for a Teacher Application Form

Click HERE for a Support Staff Application Form

Completed Application Forms should be emailed to the Headteacher’s PA, Michele Miall at: m.miall@stowhigh.com 


Teacher of Mathematics

MPS/UPS
Full Time
Flexible Start Date

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and inspirational teacher of mathematics to ensure excellent curriculum outcomes for our students.  You would be joining a hardworking, growing team within the maths faculty.

This is an opportunity for either an experienced, well qualified teacher or an exceptional NQT.  

Our ideal teaching candidate will: –

  • Have the ability to enthuse and motivate students
  • Have a passion for their subject
  • Willing to take an active role in developing new ways of learning to adapt to the new curriculum
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills
  • Have a growth mind-set, inspiring others and leading by example
  • Be committed to their own professional development

Stowmarket High School is situated in picturesque mid Suffolk with excellent commuter links to Cambridge, Ipswich and Norwich.  We are an inclusive 11 – 18 Academy and part of Waveney Valley Academies Trust and have just recently moved into a new state of the art school, Key Stage 5 is currently not being offered.

In return for working at Stowmarket High School, staff are assured of a welcoming environment with supportive colleagues and a strong focus on staff induction and ongoing professional development, a consistent and supportive approach to behaviour for learning together with inspirational and dynamic leadership.

Other staff benefits include:

  • Opportunity to work with a dedicated and committed team of professionals
  • Commitment to staff well-being & work life balance
  • Ongoing Professional Development opportunities within the Trust

For more information, visit our website at www.stowhigh.com

To apply, please submit a completed application form to Michele Miall, Headteacher’s PA at: m.miall@stowhigh.com  

Applications close 7th January 2022


Cover Supervisor

Cover Supervisor
Grade 3 (£18,933 – £19,698 pro-rata)
32.5 hours per week / 39 weeks per year
Permanent (subject to probationary period)
Required from: ASAP

We are looking for a confident and enthusiastic Cover Supervisor to provide cover for teaching staff to enable teachers to carry out their professional duties, training and development and to provide covers for short term absences to complement our existing team.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about inspiring students of all abilities and will have high expectations in standards and strong classroom management skills. We also welcome applications from graduates who are considering going into a career in teaching.

Stowmarket High School is situated in picturesque mid Suffolk with excellent commuter links to Cambridge, Ipswich and Norwich.  We are an inclusive 11 – 18 Academy and part of Waveney Valley Academies Trust.  Construction of a new school is now complete on our current site and we have moved into our new state of the art school.   

Other staff benefits include:

  • Opportunity to work with a dedicated and committed team of professionals
  • Commitment to staff well-being & work life balance
  • Ongoing Professional Development opportunities within the Trust

Visits to the school are welcome.  To arrange a visit, please contact Michele Miall, Headteacher’s PA at: m.miall@stowhigh.com

To apply, please submit a completed application form to Michele Miall, Headteacher’s PA at: m.miall@stowhigh.com

Closing date: 10.00am, 7th January 2021

Interview date: w/c 10th January 2021

Stowmarket High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Only applications submitted on the school’s application form will be considered.

Applications close 7th January 2021


IT Network Manager

Grade 5 £25,991 – £29,577)
37 hours per week / 52 weeks per year
Permanent (subject to probationary period)
Required from April 2022

Stowmarket High School has an exciting opportunity available for an IT Network manager to join our team.

The ideal candidate will be highly motivated to manage the ICT network and provide an outstanding ICT support service to the school  If you are passionate about ICT, have strong communication skills and thrive on working in a busy but pleasant environment, this is a great opportunity for you!  The school has recently benefited from a complete infrastructure uplift and has ambitious plans to maximise this position.  The IT Network Manager will play a significant role in pushing that agenda forward.

Stowmarket High School is situated in picturesque mid Suffolk with excellent commuter links to Cambridge, Ipswich and Norwich.  We are an inclusive 11 – 18 Academy and part of Waveney Valley Academies Trust.  Construction of a new school is now complete on our current site and we have moved into our new state of the art school.   

Other staff benefits include:

  • Opportunity to work with a dedicated and committed team of professionals
  • Commitment to staff well-being & work life balance
  • Ongoing Professional Development opportunities within the Trust – As the Trust grows, the opportunities for key support staff to work at Trust level alongside existing roles are expected to materialise.

Visits to the school are welcome.  To arrange a visit, please contact Michele Miall, Headteacher’s PA at: m.miall@stowhigh.com

To apply, please submit a completed application form to Michele Miall, Headteacher’s PA at: m.miall@stowhigh.com  

Closing date:  10.00 am, Monday 10th January 2022

Interview date:  w/c 17th January 2022

Stowmarket High School is committed to safeguarding children and all posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Only applications submitted on the school’s application form will be considered.

Applications close 7th January 2022


Science Technician (part-time)

Grade 4 (SP 9-12)  £20,903 – £23,080
15 hours per week
Term Time Only

We are seeking to appoint a diligent, honest and hard-working colleague who will be committed to supporting our students and the Science Team with the provision of general practical support to the department and provide direct administrative support to the Director of Science.

Level 4 qualifications in at least one science is essential. Experience of working with secondary age students is desirable.

Stowmarket High School is situated in picturesque mid Suffolk with excellent commuter links to Cambridge, Ipswich and Norwich.  We are an inclusive 11 – 18 Academy and part of Waveney Valley Academies Trust.  Construction of a new school is now complete on our current site and we have moved into our new state of the art school.   

In return for working at Stowmarket High School, staff are assured of a welcoming environment with supportive colleagues and a strong focus on staff induction and ongoing professional development, a consistent and supportive approach to behaviour for learning together with inspirational and dynamic leadership.

Other staff benefits include:

  • Opportunity to work with a dedicated and committed team of professionals
  • Commitment to staff well-being & work life balance
  • Ongoing Professional Development opportunities within the Trust

For more information, visit our website at www.stowhigh.com

Visits to the school are welcome.  To arrange a visit, please contact Michele Miall, Headteacher’s PA at: m.miall@stowhigh.com

To apply, please submit a completed application form to Michele Miall, Headteacher’s PA at: m.miall@stowhigh.com

Closing date: 10.00am, 7th January 2022

Interview date: w/c 10th January 2022

Stowmarket High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Only applications submitted on the school’s application form will be considered.

Applications close Monday 7th January 2022