Head of English, NW1 7AB

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North Bridge House Prep SchoolNW1 7AB

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Start date: January 2018 or earlier if possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: M Scale plus Head of Subject Allowance
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

North Bridge House Preparatory School, founded in 1939, is an outstanding   independent co-educational  day school for Years 3-8. The December 2015 Inspection Report commended the school for providing excellent learning opportunities, for all pupils, through an outstanding curriculum.

“The quality of pupils’ personal development is outstanding and reflects one of the key aims of the school: to educate pupils in a nurturing environment where they learn tolerance, consideration and respect for others.” 

It stated that the pupils are very well behaved, high   achieving and happy within the close-knit learning community, inspired by the   expert staff with whom they build excellent relationships. The quality of   safeguarding and the provision for the welfare, health and safety of pupils were judged to be excellent. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, enthusiastic teacher with a commitment to classroom excellence.

Head of English

This is an opportunity to lead a thriving department in one of London's leading academic non-selective co-educational prep schools. The successful candidate will also be responsible for the delivery of our highly successful Year 6 programme as well as the accelerated 13+ Common Entrance and scholarship syllabus, which incorporates aspects of GCSE study.

The successful candidate will be able to offer a second subject.   Independent and state sector applicants welcome.  

Email: NBHHead.PA@northbridgehouse.com for any questions regarding the application form and job description.

Deadline for applications –

Thursday 28th September 2017

Interviews will begin week commencing 

2nd October 2017

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity (if the candidate has lived in the UK and/or criminal policy checks for all other countries lived or worked in for a period of 3 months or more since the age of 18 in the last 10 years (irrespective of whether they worked in those countries).

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More about North Bridge House Prep School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 8 - 13 years
Address: 1 Gloucester Avenue, London, NW1 7AB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7267 6266
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North Bridge House Preparatory School, founded in 1939, is an independent co-educational day school for children between the ages of two years nine months and thirteen.

At North Bridge House Preparatory School our primary aim is to develop confident, ...