JOB | Teacher of Classics, Putney High School

Teacher of Classics

Maternity Cover
Competitive salary plus benefits
Required from Week beginning 11th May 2020

Applications are invited from well-qualified Teachers of Classics to teach part-time (0.4). The ability to teach Latin and Classical Civilisation at KS3 level is essential. The ability to teach Greek to Year 7 as part of their studies of Classical Civilisation would be an advantage, but is not essential.

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. 

About the School

Established in 1893 the school is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and to the River Thames. With already enviable facilities, the school now looks to embark on the next exciting phase of its development.

The school is part of the GDST, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools.  We can offer a variety of benefits

  • 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 this link.

A letter addressed to the Headmistress should be included with your application.

The School reserves the right to interview prior to the closing deadline, so early applications are encouraged.     

Closing date:  Wednesday 26th February 2020 to be received by 9.00am.

Interviews will take place:  Thursday 12th March 2020.

Putney High School is committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.