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Teacher of English

Ampleforth CollegeAmpleforth, York

Founded in 1802 and situated within 2,000 acres of stunning North Yorkshire countryside, Ampleforth College is a co-educational boarding school educating students in Years 7 - 13 within a Benedictine community of faith and scholarship. Most students are full boarders, joining the school from Yorkshire, across the UK and around the world.

Ampleforth welcomes students with a range of abilities and the College is proud of its academic excellence. Students continue to perform significantly above expectation and Ampleforth offers a system of dedicated tutors for each student to ensure their progress.

We are seeking, for September 2021, a Teacher of English who will enrich an English department that strives to develop among our students a lifelong enjoyment and enthusiasm for literature and give each student the tools to express themselves with accuracy and flair in their use of the English language. 

As a valued member of the English Department you will be able to contribute to our excellent track record of success in examinations at all levels and will gain job satisfaction through encouraging and facilitating independent learning, nurturing and coaching students to reach their full potential in school. You will have the opportunity to play a full part in the boarding and extra-curricular life of the school.

Further details and an application form may be obtained from:

The Human Resources Department, Ampleforth College, York, YO62 4ER.

Telephone: 01439 741101 e-mail: or from our website at:

The Ampleforth Abbey Trust, St Laurence Education Trust and its Schools are committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people. They expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and will ensure that all recruitment and selection practices and procedures reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to checks by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) along with other relevant employment checks.

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