Working at Hornsea School & Language College

Hornsea School & Language College is a very successful rural comprehensive school, with over 1100 students and approximately 190 staff.  The school is recognised as being Good by Ofsted and has enjoyed national recognition for academic progress. The School has an innovative and committed leadership team who manage the school in a way that engages the enthusiasm and support of the staff, parents/carers and students. The School’s success has therefore come as a result of the dedication and passion from all of these stakeholders.

Staff feel their views and opinions are both listened to and valued and are proud to be a member of staff at HSLC (Staff Survey 2021). This enthusiasm and commitment to the students and School enables everyone to benefit from a respectful and mutually supportive relationship between both the teaching and support staff.

Applying for a Vacancy

Further information about each vacancy and an application form can be accessed to the right of this page. Each vacancy has an applicant book attached to provide information on the post. If you have any special requirements regarding access to the vacancy information please contact Rachel Corkish on the above details.

To apply for one of our vacancies please download the appropriate application form by clicking on the relevant link to the right of this page. Once completed, please return your application form by post to Rachel Corkish, Hornsea School and Language College, Eastgate, Hornsea, HU18 1DW or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note, only applications made on the standard application forms will be accepted. CV’s will not be accepted.

Hornsea School & Language College pursues equality of opportunity in employment. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. For further details on this please read our Child Protection Policy. The suitability of all prospective employees or volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment. Most posts are subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Check prior to starting work at our School. For more information please read our Criminal Record Check Policy (including the Policy on the Recruitment of Ex-Offenders).

In line with KCSiE guidance, as part of the shortlisting process HSLC will consider carrying out an online search as part of their due diligence on any shortlisted candidates. This is to help identify any incidents or issues that have happened, and are publicly available online, which we might want to explore with the applicant at interview. For further details on this, please click here.

Please note, the school does not have the resources to send individual notifications to all applicants who are not short listed so if you have not been contacted within four weeks of the closing date, you should assume you have been unsuccessful.

Current Vacancies

Female Teacher of PE
To commence September 2024 MPS

At HSLC, our ethos is very simple: be useful, be kind and insist that the students become the very best that they can be.

If our ethos resonates with your own and you are an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher, you may be the person we are looking for to join our motivated and highly successful PE department.

PE is a very popular subject at HSLC, with high levels of participation at extra-curricular activities. We therefore seek the very best practitioner who can consistently teach excellent, engaging lessons and who would be keen to contribute to the wider aspects of school life. The successful candidate will be able to enthuse and inspire our students with their passion for PE and their creative teaching and personality.

HSLC is a supportive and vibrant place to work and has been graded as ‘Good’ by Ofsted since 2005. We are unapologetically ambitious for every child, no matter what their background, prior attainment or needs. We believe in our mission of actively broadening horizons and promote our core values of being useful and kind.

If you feel you could fulfil this role and are passionate about making a difference to the lives of our young people then we are keen to hear from you.

Potential applicants are welcome to visit the school for a tour. Please contact Rachel Corkish, HR & Support Services Manager by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Completed application forms should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Closing Date: 9.00am, Monday 17th June 2024

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Hornsea School & Language College


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