Head of English, Newbury

Closing date:

Cheam SchoolNewbury

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No



A rare opportunity to lead and develop a strong and popular department within one of the top prep schools in the country, we are looking for someone to help shape a cornerstone of the whole school over the next few years.

Although experience of teaching Years 6-8 is preferred, an inspirational and dynamic approach to teaching and leadership is essential, as are full teaching qualifications.

The post would suit an ambitious and dedicated professional seeking promotion or a current Head of Department who is looking for a new challenge at a large and dynamic school.

For a full flavour of the school, please see website where an application can be downloaded, or for further details, including a job description and application form, please contact the Headmaster’s Secretary.

Further details, including a job description and an application form, can be obtained from the Headmaster’s Secretary.

Cheam School, Headley, Newbury, Berkshire RG19 8LD

Tel: (01635) 268381 or Fax: (01635) 269345



Closing date for all applications: 18th February 

Interviews: 22nd February

Cheam School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. Under the provisions of the Children’s Act 1999 this is a listed position and the successful applicant will be required to undergo a DBS check

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More about Cheam School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: Headley, Newbury, Berkshire, RG19 8LD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1635 268381
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The school was founded in 1645, during the reign of Charles 1, in Cheam, Surrey, as a private school for the education of boys up to the age of 13. The first Headmaster was George Aldrich, and the 12th, Robert Tabor, turned it into a purely preparato...