Teacher KS1/KS2 (Maternity Cover), Suffolk/Norfolk Border

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The Old School HensteadSuffolk/Norfolk Border
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Exceptional Teacher Required (Maternity Cover)

The Old School Henstead seeks to appoint an exceptional teacher for a full-time (maternity cover) teaching position commencing September 2018. We are a rural preparatory school and nursery (ISA and IAPS accredited), offering a superb education to boys and girls aged 2 ½ - 11 years. 

You will be an exceptional teacher with excellent Mathematics and English skills and a passion for reading. A willingness to play a full and active role in the daily life of a busy and vibrant prep school is a necessity, as is the desire to engage in regular professional development opportunities. Experience of teaching at Key Stage 2, Games and a good level of ICT skills are desirable attributes. There is an opportunity to take on wider school responsibilities for the right applicant. 

For full details about the post, download the Applicant Information Pack.


An attractive remuneration package includes membership of the Teachers’ Pension scheme and a generous remission of fees for any children attending the school. 


If you would like to apply, please download and complete the Application Form and return by email to office@theoldschoolhenstead.co.uk 

Potential applicants are invited to speak to the Headmaster, for further information on the post and the school itself. (Please email your contact numbers to office@theoldschoolhenstead.co.uk) 

For more information about the school, visit www.theoldschoolhenstead.co.uk

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 4.30 pm Monday 19 March 2018. Early applications encouraged.

The Old School Henstead is committed to the protection and safeguarding of children and young people, therefore, all candidates will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.

We may take up references before short-listing has taken place, which will include questions about past disciplinary actions or allegations in relation to behaviour with children and may approach previous employers for information to verify particular experience or qualifications.

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More about The Old School Henstead
Address: Toad Row, Henstead, Nr. Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 7LG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1502 741150