JOB | Teacher of Classics/Latin, Northwood College

Teacher of Classics/Latin (0.6)

Required from: September 2020
Contract term: Permanent
Hours: Part-time
Salary: UQT/NQT/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

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 Classical Civilisation and/or 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.  At NWC, we value character and academic rigour equally. Our curriculum ignites intellectual curiosity and fosters emotional intelligence, building resilience through challenge. An NWC education enables every girl to lead a purposeful life and feel successful in their learning. 

Both students and staff are encouraged to find and develop their passions and talents, through clubs, societies and an extensive programme of CPD. All members of the NWC community are expected to act with compassion and integrity, with respect for others and the environment and an awareness of global responsibility.


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

For further details and an application form please click on the following link 

Applications must be received by 9am on Friday 3 July 2020. 

Early application is encouraged as we may interview before the deadline.

We intend to interview w/c Monday 6 July or earlier.

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.