Bedford Girls’ School is a vibrant day school for girls aged 7 - 18 with a rich and diverse co-curricular programme. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Senior School English Department.
We are seeking an outstanding teacher who has a track-record of inspiring students to develop a life-long love of English, building confidence and independence within each girl. As a school that achieves exceptional results in English at GCSE, IB Diploma Programme and A Level we are looking for an innovative teacher who shares our passion for delivering a forward thinking education and who demonstrates exceptional creativity in their teaching, encouraging students to question and inquire. Experience of teaching Film Studies and/or English as an Additional Language would be desirable.
We offer an excellent working environment with a salary scale, which is competitive. Additional benefits for the role include Teachers’ Pension, substantial fee remission for all Harpur Trust schools in Bedford (dependant on availability and assessment criteria), free car parking, and access to a healthcare scheme. Employees of the Harpur Trust also have access to affordable accommodation; based in Harpur House (should there be a vacancy).
An application pack with detailed job description and person specification can be downloaded from our website www.bedfordgirlsschool.co.uk/jobs or requested by email from hr@be dfordgirlsschool.co.uk.
Closing Date: Monday 24th February 12 noon
Interview Date: Thursday 5 March
The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.