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KS2/3 Humanities and English teacher

Dorset House SchoolWest Sussex

Dorset House School is a small, thriving independent prep school for boys and girls aged 4-13, located in a beautiful, rural location in West Sussex. We pride ourselves on providing children with a real childhood and for being a haven for learning, adventure and discovery. We are innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious for our pupils. Our over-arching principle is to “Be the best you can be”. We were rated excellent in all areas at our last ISI inspection. 

For more information about the school, please visit our website – 

We are seeking an enthusiastic, committed and talented individual to teach Humanities and English within the Prep School (Years 5 to 8). An ability to help with Games would be an advantage.  This is a fantastic opportunity to work in our friendly and collaborative school. This role may be suitable for a recently qualified teacher.

If you are able to show initiative and have a committed and flexible approach, with the ability to relate to and engage with students of all abilities and ages we would be thrilled to hear from you.

Dorset House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Dates: Apply by Monday 13st December 2021, Job start April 2022

Location: West Sussex

Contract Type: Fixed term

Contract Term: One year initially

Hours: Flexible - 3 days a week to 5 days a week depending on the agreed timetable

Salary: Competitive. Accommodation may be available in return for involvement in the boarding house. 

We reserve the right to interview and appoint before the closing date; early applications are, therefore, advised. 

If you wish to apply for this position, please complete:

• The Application Form;

• The Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form; and

• Please also submit a short cover letter detailing why you wish to be considered for this position. 

Completed applications should be returned to Jenny Lloyd on 

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