Commence from September 2018
Term-time only (34 weeks per year)
One-year fixed-term contract (maternity cover) | Full-time
From September 2018, we have a requirement for a Key Stage 1 Teacher to join our Pre-prep team and contribute to the delivery of excellence in teaching and learning through a creative topic based curriculum.
The role will be working in our modern, purpose-built building that is specifically designed for our Felstedians aged Reception to Year 2. Stewart House starts our pupils on their exciting learning journey with all its adventures, discoveries, challenges, achievements and advantages for life.
The successful candidate will be suitably qualified and an enthusiastic teacher who is passionate about the delivery of excellent learning and teaching. This role is a full-time position on a one-year fixed-term contract teaching either Year 1 or Year 2. The Felsted Salary Scale is above the maintained sector.
Benefits include free life assurance and parking, excellent contributory pension scheme, lunch on full days worked and unlimited use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, plus a subsidised healthcare scheme, on-site 'Aroma' by Caffé Nero Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers.
Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities.
We are rated ‘Excellent in every aspect' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate.
Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 18 May 2018 at 9:00am. Interviews will be held shortly after the closing date.
If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website www.felsted.org/employment-opps to complete our online application process.
Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.