JOB | Teacher of Classics, Bedford Modern School

Teacher of Classics –
Part-time (0.4FTE)

Required from the autumn term 2020

Bedford Modern School is an HMC Independent Co-educational DaySchool located on the outskirts of Bedford. Our facilities are excellent andinclude a separate Junior School, dedicated Sixth Form building, purposebuilt Science Centre and extensive sports facilities.

The School offers a premium education, with a wide and varied curriculum, that is responsive to the needs of pupils and parents, where the intellectual needs of each pupil is given priority.

We are looking to appoint a committed and suitably qualified graduate to teach Classics across year 8 to 11. The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom practitioner, comfortable with using the latest technology, possess a passion for the subject, a genuine interest in delivering positive outcomes for young people, and be willing to contribute to the extensive co-curricular life of the school.

The role is being advertised as 0.4 FTE but we are open to discussions in regards to this with suitably qualified and experienced applicants.

In return, we can offer an excellent working environment, 35 term-time weeks, a salary range which is competitive and above the national teachers’ pay scales, the option to be part of a medical insurance scheme and membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme as appropriate.

We warmly welcome applications from both experienced candidates and NQTs and offer a supported, caring programme to those starting out on their teaching journey.

Closing date: 9.00am on Friday 28 February 2020

Interview date: Thursday 05 March 2020

Further details: Further details, including full Job Description and application form can be found on the website. Completed application forms should be returned to the HR Department, Bedford Modern School, Manton Lane, Bedford MK41 7NT or by email:

The Harpur Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfareo f children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to
share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references and other checks.