JOB | Part-Time Teacher of Classics/Latin, Northwood College

Part-Time Teacher of Classics/Latin

Required from: September 2019
Contract term: Permanent
Hours: Part-time (0.2, possibly 0.4)
Salary: PL1/PL2

The Role

Northwood College has a great opportunity available for a Classics/Latin Teacher to join our leading academic day school and to be part of an exceptionally creative, warm and supportive community. We are looking for candidates who have the drive and motivation to contribute to the development of our growing department. 

The Department

The Modern and Ancient Languages Faculty comprises of the Classics, French, German, Mandarin and Spanish Departments.  All these languages and Classical Civilisation are taught up to A Level.  In the Classics department, all students study Latin in Years 7 & 8. Latin and Classical Civilisation are both offered at GCSE and A Level. The ability to teach A Level Latin will be an advantage.

About the School

Northwood College for Girls is an independent, academically selective day school for approximately 840 girls aged 3-18. We aim to foster success, endeavour, creativity, a spirit of enquiry and strength of mind. Northwood College believes, with a passion, that every day at school should be a fulfilling and enriching experience within a happy, considerate community.

NWC is at an exhilarating moment in its evolution under its new Head, Zara Hubble, and with exciting school development projects around the corner. The successful candidate will be similarly ambitious for the school, and for the Classics/Latin Department, in particular.


As part of the GDST, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Good transport links
  • 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

The Department | Job Description
Letter from the Head | Application Form

For further details and an application form please visit the school’s website at:

Applications must be received by 9am Friday 26 April 2019

Interviews will take place w/c 29 April 2019

Northwood College for Girls and the GDST are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service