Classics Teacher - Independent School

Empowering Learning
12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

School: Independent School

Location: Essex

Role: Classics Teacher

Start Date: September 2018

Salary: Competitive

An outstanding independent school in Essex, close to London are recruiting a Classics Teacher for September 2018. This is a full time and permanent role.

This independent school aims to ensure pupils develop as independent lifelong learners and to provide a first-class, all round education for every child. Every pupil is treated as an individual to ensure they all achieve their full potential. The school's ethos promotes a desire for achievement and success both in and outside of the classroom, but also to have fun and enjoy learning and school life.

The Head is seeking a passionate and engaging Classicist who will join a thriving and dynamic Classics department. The successful candidate will be deeply committed to the success of every pupil whom he or she teaches. You will deliver inspiring and stimulating lessons and have an appropriate degree. You will be expected to teach Latin and Classical Civilisation across the Senior School from KS3 up to A level. There will also be opportunities to teach Classical Greek, although this is not essential. All teaching staff are expected to take a full part in the wider life of the School through extracurricular involvement. The school is looking for someone who has a demonstrable enthusiasm for Classics and this role will suit an experienced teacher or someone early in their career or a recent graduate looking to move into teaching.

If you are interested in teaching your specialist subject, Classics in a vibrant and excellent independent school, please apply now. Or call Duncan Eaglesham on for an informal conversation and more information including a job description. The school has a strong ethos of student welfare therefore any successful applicant will undergo a full enhanced criminal record check (DBS).