An enthusiastic, well-qualified class teacher with EYFS and Key Stage 1 experience is required to join our successful Pre-Prep School for one year from September 2019. (This may well be extended).This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled classroom practitioner with experience of teaching in EYFS and Key Stage 1 wishing to have an opportunity to teach in a vibrant, popular school with an accelerated curriculum or for an individual with the potential to acquire such skills. Applicants should have the flexibility to adapt quickly to a new environment and an established scheme of work, as well as ideas to contribute and excellent communication and teamwork skills. An enthusiasm for thoughtful curriculum development and innovation characterises teaching at Highgate.
Highgate Pre-Preparatory School teachers enjoy a collaborative approach to teaching and learning. For all teachers new to Highgate, regardless of experience, there is a strong and supportive framework of induction to the School.
The Pre-Preparatory School
The Pre-Prep is an academically selective, coeducational school and has approximately 150 pupils. The school is two form entry and takes pupils from Nursery (age 3) to Year Two when it is expected that they will transfer to the Junior School. The Pre-Prep is housed in its own building in Bishopswood Road, adjacent to the school’s playing fields. It has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment to the classrooms and playground area.
Teachers at Highgate enjoy a welcoming, comfortable and exceptionally well-resourced environment and are provided with significant assistance from a range of support staff. Salaries are competitive. The School pays the employer’s contribution to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. School staff have free access to the School’s sports facilities.