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Teacher of English

Bedford SchoolBedford

We wish to appoint a Teacher of English for April or September 2022, who is enthusiastic and well qualified to teach GCSE, A-Level and IB courses.

The successful candidate will have a genuine passion for English, a desire to inspire this in others and will be eager to develop their own teaching skills.

Full-time teachers at Bedford are also expected to play a full part in the extensive games and activities programme and be a Tutor attached to a boarding or day house.

We welcome applications from all English specialists, and from all backgrounds, to provide good role models for our global students.

The school has its own salary scale, which is well above the national scale and there is generous fee remission for children of teaching staff of the Harpur Trust Schools in Bedford. 

The Head of English Mr Nicholas Hopton would be happy to talk to prospective applicants and can be contacted through the main school reception on 01234 362200 or by email  

Closing date: Friday 3rd December

Interview date :Wednesday 8th December

Further details about the role and a link to our recruitment portal, where you can apply using our online application form, can be found on our website: 

The Harpur Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references and other checks.

Bedford School is part of The Harpur Trust

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