Teacher of Classics, Sydenham High School

Teacher of Classics

Part time (40% fte) from September 2017

We are seeking a well-qualified Teacher of Latin and/or Classical Civilisation to teach from KS3 up to KS5 level, with the ability to show evidence of flair and creativity in developing the delivery of the subject.

The successful candidate must be a dynamic classroom practitioner with an innovative understanding of teaching and learning, high expectations of all students and a collaborative approach to developing the curriculum, as well as a willingness to participate in extracurricular activities.

The role will suit an experienced teacher or NQT for whom full support and accreditation will be given.

In return, as part of the GDST, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, we offer a variety of benefits.

For full details and an application pack please visit: www.sydenhamhighschool.gdst.net/about/work-us
Alternatively, please contact
hr@syd.gdst.net or the School Office on 020 8557 7000.

Applications should be received by 12 noon on Wednesday 7th June 2017

Interviews scheduled for week commencing 12th June 2017. 

References for shortlisted candidates will be taken up before interview.

Sydenham High School, established in 1887, is an independent day school for girls from 4-18 with approximately 580 pupils. The school is part of The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the largest independent school group in the UK. It is at the forefront of education for girls and a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.

GDST are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.