Teacher of Classics/Latin, Northwood

Closing date:Expiring soon

Northwood CollegeNorthwood

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

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:

The Modern and Ancient Languages Faculty comprises of the Classics, French, German, Mandarin and Spanish Departments.  All these languages and Classical Civilisation are taught up to A Level.  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 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. We aim to foster success, endeavour, creativity, a spirit of enquiry and strength of mind. Northwood College believes, with a passion, that every day at school should be a fulfilling and enriching experience within a happy, considerate community.

NWC is at an exhilarating moment in its evolution under its new Head, Zara Hubble, and with exciting school development projects around the corner. The successful candidate will be similarly ambitious for the school, and for the Classics/Latin Department, in particular.

Benefits:

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 visit the school’s website by clicking the apply button.

Applications must be received by 9am Friday 26 April 2019.

Interviews will take place w/c 29 April 2019.

We 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 DBS.



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Maxwell Road, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 2YE, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1923 825446
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"Northwood College is EXCELLENT in every category" - ISI inspection report, March 2012.

 Northwood College is an independent day school for girls, which was founded in 1878 in Central London.  By 1892 it had moved to its present site on Max...