Icknield High School is a highly successful 11-16 mixed Academy with an excellent reputation, situated in pleasant grounds on the northern outskirts of town. We pride ourselves on our excellent GCSE results and offering an enriching educational experience to all of our students. We are justifiably proud of our excellent reputation and believe that we offer both students and staff a caring environment in which they can succeed.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) formerly the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB).

Our latest Ofsted Inspection Report is available here.

For information regarding Student Behaviour, Safeguarding and other school policies please click here.

Please contact Mrs Janet Giles, Office Manager for further details and an application pack or email:


Current Teaching Staff Vacancies

Subject Leader – History

TLR2B – £4,687 (as of September 2016)

Required for September 2017, or sooner if possible, a talented, ambitious teacher to fill the above vacancy.

We are looking for applicants with vision and drive to lead and teach in the department. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated History specialist looking to make a difference and assist with the further development of our well-resourced and highly successful History department.

We welcome application from qualified teachers who are:

• passionate about teaching History
• dedicated to enhancing the learning and lives of our students
• ambitious with high expectations of all, including yourself
• an excellent team member with the capacity to lead across the department & the school
• committed to continually improving as a teacher & leader

Visits to the school are most welcome. We are extremely proud of our school and invite you to come and ‘see us in action’.

Closing date: 24th March 2017 at 12 noon.

Teacher of Business Studies (with KS3 Computing)

Required for September 2017 – MPS/UPS

We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, ambitious, inspirational and highly motivated Business Teacher to join our well-resourced Business department.

Business is a popular subject and students achieve consistently good results in their Business GCSEs, with 79% achieving A*-C grades and 38% achieving at A*-A in 2016.

The post also provides an opportunity to teach KS3 Computing to years 7 and 8.

The successful candidate will be able to display and promote excellence in teaching and learning and have the potential to make a real difference to the outcomes of our students.

Closing date: Friday 24th March at 12 noon.

Current Support Staff Vacancies

There are no current Support Staff Vacancies.

Icknield High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will undergo appropriate child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.