Northwood College has a long tradition of proactively teaching Thinking Skills to all its pupils. We now require a dynamic, highly motivated and committed teacher to take the lead in developing Thinking Skills further. The role is full-time and the successful candidate will ideally teach in the Religion, Philosophy and Ethics department, although applications from other subject areas will be considered.
The Head of Thinking Skills works with all departments in the Senior School to ensure the delivery of the relevant skills in the classroom. The successful candidate will need to be able to advise and support all subject areas and to be sensitive to the differing approaches and expectations.
About the School:
Northwood College for Girls is an independent, academically selective day school for approximately 840 girls aged 3-18. Excellence, courage and integrity are the three fundamental qualities that underpin a Northwood College education. Girls are encouraged to be emotionally resilient, to learn from success and challenge and to communicate with clarity and assurance.
As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:
· Competitive salaries and pay progression
· Access to extensive professional development opportunities
· Good transport links
· Training grants for qualifications
· Generous pension schemes
· Free life assurance benefit
· A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
· Childcare vouchers, interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
· A Cycle to Work scheme
· Competitive terms and conditions of employment
For further details and an application form please click the apply button.
Applications must be received by 9am on Wednesday 25 April 2018.
Interviews will take place the following week.
We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.