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Clifton College - The Preparatory SchoolClifton, City of Bristol

Clifton College is a leading independent day and boarding school educating over 1,200 pupils aged 2 to 18.

Founded in 1862, the College provides an exceptional all-round education that successfully combines a rich heritage with modern state-of-the-art facilities.

Located in one of the most beautiful suburbs of the vibrant city of Bristol, Clifton College continues to lead the way as one of the best independent schools in the country.

The College aims to produce children of varied but definite character by combining fantastic academic results with first-class sport, diverse co-curricular activities and an outstanding environment.

Clifton College offers day, flexi and full boarding and is a proudly inclusive and supportive community, with over 40 nationalities represented in its diverse student body.

We are seeking two enthusiastic and experienced full time class teachers for our Preparatory School to play a significant part in the education of the pupils in Years 4 to 8. This is a well-established and high profile setting, comprehensively resourced to provide an outstanding teaching and learning environment.

To complement the present team, it is likely that the successful applicants will demonstrate an excellent level of confidence, knowledge and understanding of teaching in Key Stage 2. Flexibility, creativity and a willingness to develop new skills will be important qualities.

With 300 plus girls and boys from Years 4 - 8, "The Pre" has a reputation for all-round academic and pastoral excellence. This is an excellent opportunity for a forward-thinking, creative person who is committed to co-education and the boarding school ethos and who will contribute to all areas of school life, including the coaching of Games.

The salary will be in Clifton’s main teaching band.

The closing date for applications is 09 April 2021.

To apply for this role, please complete the application form found on our website ( and return it to

We are committed to creating and promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce that better reflects the community we are part of. We particularly welcome applications from groups currently under-represented, including Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME), people with disabilities and from the LGBTQ community.

Clifton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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