Teacher of Latin/Classics(Part-time), Capital Interchange Way, Brentford, TW8 0EX

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Kew House SchoolCapital Interchange Way, Brentford, TW8 0EX

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Start date: Required from September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Teacher of Latin/Classics 

(Part time 0.3 or 0.4fte by negotiation)

Required from September 2018

The Directors of the Gardener Schools Group have established Kew House School in the conviction that there exists an opportunity for a different kind of independent secondary school in London - academically demanding but with a modern approach to selection criteria, the flexibility of the curriculum and recognition of creativity and talent.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic graduate Teacher to help in the growth and development of the languages department. You will be an outstanding teacher of Latin with experience of teaching other subjects to KS3, the ability to teach across a range of disciplines at GCSE and plan and deliver courses at KS5.

Key Requirements:

· A good degree in an appropriate subject and a recognised teaching qualification

· Ability to teach Latin and if possible one or more of Spanish, French or German. We offer all of these languages at A level and a mother tongue programme for other languages as part of our EAL programme

· Commitment to, and experience of, using a range of teaching styles and methods including ICT. Classrooms are equipped with IWB / digital projectors.

· Willingness to offer extra support through subject clinics and revision classes. 

· Willingness to participate in the wider co-curricular life of the school.

The ability to offer an additional subject at Key Stage 3 as the school grows and builds its staffing provision may enable us to offer extended hours of employment.

The school is committed to staff development and this position will provide a good springboard for further promotion within the school and beyond. All staff will be encouraged to attend INSET courses and will be provided with ample professional development opportunities.

To apply, please submit a completed application form together with supporting letter of application and details of two referees. One referee should be able to comment on your teaching skills, and one from your current or most recent employer. References will be taken prior to interview. You must provide original documents as proof of identity at interview.

Completed applications should be emailed to info@kewhouseschool.com or posted to Mr Mark Hudson, Headmaster, Kew House School, 6 Capital Interchange Way, London, TW8 0EX.

Closing date: Midday on 16 March 2018.

Suitable applicants will be contacted by email and invited to attend an interview by arrangement, likely to be in the week commencing 19 March 2018.

All appointments are made in accordance with our equal opportunities policy and applicants should let us know of any special needs they may have. Kew House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and questions will be asked at interview to assess suitability of candidate to work with our children. All appointments are subject to satisfactory criminal record (DBS) check. 

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More about Kew House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: 6 Capital Interchange Way, Brentford, Middlesex, TW8 0EX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8742 2038
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