Vacancies Teacher of Classics 14.02.2020

For 1 September 2020

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of the country’s leading independent day schools for girls, located on a six acre site in Hammersmith, London.  The School’s facilities are excellent, making it an exciting place to learn and work.  The bright, creative and motivated students at Godolphin and Latymer receive unrivalled academic and pastoral support.  Subjects within the Classics department are highly popular and outstanding examination results are achieved.

We currently seek to appoint a well-qualified and passionate Teacher of Classics to join an experienced and successful department, for a permanent and full time position commencing 1 September 2020.

The delivery of the subject has a strong focus on skills development and independent learning.  Applicants must have the ability to teach throughout the school.  In the Sixth Form, we offer Classical Civilisation, Ancient History, Greek and Latin A Levels, and also Greek and Latin in the IB Diploma Programme.

All staff are expected to contribute to the thriving extra-curricular programme on offer at the School.  All members of the Classics department must be fully committed to the extra-curricular activities within the department, including being available for visits overseas to Greece and Italy for example.

The salary will be commensurate with the post and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

Accommodation may be available for new staff in a local six-unit property.

Fully completed application forms must be returned to by noon on the closing date.  Please note that applications must be made on the school’s application form.  CVs alone will not be accepted.

The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 2 March 2020.

 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.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Charity called The Godolphin and Latymer School (charity registration number 312699) is administered by The Godolphin and Latymer School Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee (Company number 3598439).

 THE GODOLPHIN AND LATYMER SCHOOL, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG.
HMC/GSA 800 girls, 11-18 (220 in the Sixth Form).