Reception Teacher, Merton

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Wimbledon High SchoolMerton

Date posted:
Start date: From April/September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required from April or September 2020

Opportunity for an experienced Early Years Teacher to join a vibrant, challenging and enormously fun teaching community in one of this country’s leading girls’ schools. 

If you can teach with expertise and enthusiasm and contribute to the school’s pastoral system, we would like to hear from you.

Early Years:

The Junior School is in a purpose built school with well equipped classrooms; offering a bright and light working environment to teach and inspire students. All of the staff, academic and administrative form a friendly, welcoming and supportive team who work in close consultation with each other. We are a happy school, confident in our ability to deliver the right balance of curriculum and co-curricular activities to ensure the girls have the best possible start. 

About the School:

One of London’s top day schools, Wimbledon High School is a highly academic school for

girls aged 4 to 18, located in the heart of Wimbledon, less than 20 minutes from central

London. Our motivated students are challenged to believe in themselves within a stimulating

environment and there is a ‘can-do’ attitude throughout the school, with girls involved in all

sorts of clubs and activities.


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

• Training grants for qualifications

• Generous pension schemes

• Free life assurance benefit

• A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

• Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket

• loans

• A Cycle to Work scheme

• Competitive terms and conditions of employment

Further details about the role may be found on the Wimbledon High School by clicking the apply button.

Closing Date: 9am Monday 27 January 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 5 February 2020

The School reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended.

GDST are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.

More about Wimbledon High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Mansel Road, London, SW19 4AB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8971 0900
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Wimbledon High School GDST is a popular and academically very successful school.

We are a centre of excellence, demonstrating thought leadership and taking a lead in girls’ education. Our innovative pastoral programme, GROW, is at the core ...