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Teacher of Humanities

Downsend SchoolLeatherhead, Surrey

Required September 2021

Downsend is an innovative, forward-thinking independent school, for children aged two to sixteen. At Downsend, we prepare children for the future with a creative and problem-solving approach to learning that inspires young minds.

We are, therefore, looking for an enthusiastic and inspirational Teacher of Humanities, with particular strengths and experience in RS and History, for our growing school. The successful applicant will ensure a high-quality learning experience for pupils.  A willingness to participate in the extra-curricular life of this busy school is an essential quality.

Closing date: Monday 1 March 2021

Interviews to be held remotely week commencing 8 March 2021

If you would like to apply for the above post, further details are available here and on our website.  Please address your covering letter to Ian Thorpe, Headmaster, but send direct to

Any questions please contact:

Sue Wood, HR Administrator

Downsend School, 1 Leatherhead Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8TJ

Tel: 01372 385419

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