JOB | Head of Classics, Sutton High School

Head of Classics

Required from September 2019

Full time, Permanent

Competitive salary plus benefits


The role

Sutton High School is seeking a well-qualified graduate to teach Classics to highly motivated and talented girls throughout the school and play a key role leading a Classics Department which achieves excellent results.

This role would suit an experienced practitioner or an aspirational NQT.

About Sutton High School

Sutton High School is an academically selective independent day school for girls with an age range of 3 to 18 years. We are situated on a green and leafy site in central Sutton, close to excellent public transport links and major roads. Both Senior and Prep Schools are amongst the top schools in the country.

Sutton High School is characterised by a warm, happy and integrated community, where girls support each other to aspire and achieve.

Why Sutton High School?

The school is a member of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) and the Girls’ Schools Association (GSA). Membership of the GDST, the largest group of independent girls’ schools in the UK, gives us unrivalled opportunities for training and sharing of good practice in teaching and learning.

Employee benefits include:

• Competitive salaries and pay progression

• Access to extensive professional development opportunities

• Training grants for qualifications

• Generous pension schemes

• Free life assurance benefit

• A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

• Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans

• A Cycle to Work scheme

• Competitive terms and conditions of employment

For further details and to apply, please click here http://www.suttonhigh.gdst.net/Head-of-Classics

Closing dateMidday, Thursday 24 January 2019.

Interviews: Wednesday 30 January 2019.

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