Teacher of English, Godalming, Surrey

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CharterhouseGodalming, Surrey

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Start date: 1 September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Charterhouse is a successful and ambitious school in an inspiringly beautiful setting.  Founded in 1611, it moved to its present magnificent 250 acre site near Godalming in 1872.  The School has over 800 pupils aged between 13 and 18, all of whom, except for about 26 ‘day boarders’, are boarders.

Teacher of English

This is an outstanding opportunity for an exceptionally talented teacher to teach English throughout the School.  The English Department at Charterhouse is an inspiring environment in which to work.  At the heart of School life, the Department aims to foster a life-long love of literature within Carthusians through expert and innovative teaching, underpinned by excellent examination results.  You will need to be able to demonstrate your ability to inspire pupils and communicate knowledge with enthusiasm and a commitment to the highest of academic and pastoral standards.  You must also be genuinely prepared and excited to take roles in the wider life of a boarding school, with the ability, skills and experience to take part in the School’s pastoral and co-curricular activities.  

Charterhouse offers a competitive salary and other benefits including accommodation, contributory pension scheme through the Teachers' Pension Scheme, and membership of the School’s Sports Club.

For more information and to apply, please download the application pack from the School's website at https://www.charterhouse.org.uk/about-us/employment-opportunities .

Completed applications should be emailed to: headmaster_hr@charterhouse.org.uk 

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 20 April 2020.  Early applications are warmly encouraged and applicants may receive a bespoke invitation to interview before the closing date.

The post-holder will be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children with whom he/she comes into contact. They must ensure compliance with the School's Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy Statement at all times. This appointment will be subject to checks with the Disclosure and Barring Service and with past employers.

More about Charterhouse
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: Godalming, Surrey, GU7 2DX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1483 291 500
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Charterhouse is a beautiful school and a wonderful place to live and work.  It was founded in 1611 and moved to its present magnificent 250 acre site near Godalming in Surrey in 1872. Few schools can offer such a splendid backdrop for teaching a...