Commence from January 2018
Term-time only (34 weeks per year)
Permanent | Full-time | Preparatory School
Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receives the very best in learning and co-curricular activities.
We are looking for an inspirational and suitably qualified teacher to take on the role of Head of Religious Studies and Philosophy at our Preparatory School. The successful candidate will be working closely with our School Chaplain and Leadership Team to deliver exceptional teaching and learning to our young students in Years 5 to 8.
Candidates should have a passion for the subject, strong subject knowledge in P4C and a willingness to fully contribute to the co-curricular life of an 'Excellent in every aspect' ISI rated boarding school. The Felsted Salary Scale is above the maintained sector’s.
Benefits include free life assurance and parking, excellent contributory pension scheme, lunch on full days worked and unlimited use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, plus a subsidised healthcare scheme, on-site 'Aroma' by Caffé Nero Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers.
Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 26 June 2017 at 12:00 noon.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 29 June 2017
If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website www.felsted.org/jobopportunitieshome to complete our online application process.
Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.