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Head of English

Ripley Court SchoolSurrey

Ripley Court School is a popular, independent, co-educational preparatory school for 3-11 year olds set in 19 acres of beautiful Surrey countryside including extensive playing fields and a Forest School. The school celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2018. This year represents an exciting time for the school following the merger with Reed’s School in November 2019.

We are currently looking to appoint a Head of English who oversee the teaching of Reception to Year 6 at Ripley Court School, and teach across the upper key stage. We would welcome applications from candidates who hold a teaching qualification or, alternatively, a good honours graduate who would like to work towards achieving this.

The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to support our School ethos by not only providing excellent teaching, but support pupils’ wider development with excellent pastoral care and a willingness to become involved in the School's extra-curricular programme.

Full details including a job description and application form can be found on our website or, alternatively, by emailing

Closing date: Midday, Monday 1 March 2021

Interviews will be held: w/c Monday 8 March 2021

Reed’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children at Ripley Court School. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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