JOB | Part-Time Teacher of Classics, Putney High School

Part time Teacher of Classics (0.4)

Required from September 2021
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Permanent

Applications are invited from well-qualified Teachers of Classics to teach in the senior school. 

The ability to teach Latin and Classical Civilisation to GCSE level is essential. The ability to teach these subjects at higher levels would be an advantage, but is not essential. The opportunity to teach Greek would also exist for a suitably qualified candidate.

About the School

As one of the UK’s leading schools, Putney High School is rightly proud of its exceptional academic results and pastoral care.  A spirit of intellectual agility and engagement is at the heart of the school’s ethos, with pupils stretched, challenged and supported inside the classroom and beyond. 

Established in 1893, Putney High School is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and to the River Thames. With already enviable facilities, the school is now embarking on the next exciting phase of its development to create a state-of-the-art new Science, Music, Drama and Debating Centre.

The school is 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
  • 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 employments

For further information and to apply for this exciting opportunity please click on the following link: https://www.putneyhigh.gdst.net/about/work-with-us/

Please attach a letter addressed to Mrs Suzie Longstaff, Headmistress, with your application.

Closing date: Friday 14th May 2021 – applications to be received by 12.00 midday.

Interviews to be held on Wednesday 19th May and/or Friday 21st May 2021.

The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.

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