JOB | Teacher of Classics (Maternity Cover), St Helen & St Katharine

Teacher of Classics (Maternity Cover)

Required from April 2021

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and talented Teacher of Classics to teach up to and including A level, from the start of the summer term during week commencing 19 April 2021 for approximately 10 months, to cover a period of maternity leave. This is a part-time position, teaching a timetable in the region of 19 periods out of a possible 30 per week until the end of the academic year. There may be some change to the timetable from September 2021 depending on students’ options choices and this will be discussed at interview.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate extensive subject knowledge and a real enthusiasm for Classics, alongside a meticulous and professional approach to their teaching.

All teaching staff are expected to contribute to the pastoral and enrichment programmes of the School. All staff share the responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of the students, in accordance with the School’s safeguarding policies.

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Closing date: Tuesday 26 January 2021 at noon
Interviews: Wednesday 3 February and Friday 5 February 2021


St Helen and St Katharine is a leading independent day school for girls from Junior Department through to Sixth Form. Situated in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, the School consistently achieves outstanding academic results while celebrating the rounded development of each individual student through a diverse extracurricular programme.

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