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How to find the role for you

With such a wide range of educational settings and job opportunities, there is bound to be something out there for you. From primary, secondary, middle and special schools to academies, free schools and independent schools, Hertfordshire settings are passionate about delivering high standards for every child and young person.

By choosing to work in Hertfordshire you can be assured that if you are committed and ambitious, you will be fully supported throughout your career, whatever your position and whatever your career aspirations.

Register on the website

If you are starting your search for a job we recommend that you register some brief details to set up a candidate account. Your account will enable you to:

  • Set up personalised job alerts to see when vacancies are added.
  • Complete the online application form in advance to save time when you find the perfect role.
  • Access any saved favourite jobs.
  • Manage your job applications.

It's a good idea to keep an eye out for social media posts about upcoming events or invites to join groups. Follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

Set up tailored email alerts and be among the first to see any new roles advertised

Complete your online application form

You can complete your online application form at any time. This includes your personal details, education and employment history.

Once you have completed the online application form, this can be used to apply for different jobs.

Your personal statement should be tailored to each individual job you apply for, whilst keeping a master version for future applications. You will also have the option to include a covering letter with your application.

Some schools prefer candidates to complete the schools’ own application form rather than submit their application via the Teach in Herts online application process. The application options available will show when you apply for the job.

Attract your dream job - create a comprehensive and compelling career profile to enhance your applications.

Apply for a job

If you have found a job you are interested in and want to apply for it, click the Apply for Job button on the advert.

  • Tailor your personal statement - show the employer why you are the right person for this job. Make sure to address the essential criteria from the person specification.
  • Apply online - submit the online application form saved in your Teach in Herts account.

You may see the option to express an interest in a job on some job adverts. If you may be interested in this job or other jobs at this school, but at this stage don’t want to complete the full application process, you can send the school your name and contact phone number and they will call you for a discussion.