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Newland House is an Equal Opportunities Employer and a Registered Educational Charity. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Your attention is drawn to the school's Safeguarding Policy, Recruitment Policy and other supporting documentation accessible on the right hand side of this page.

All applications should be sent to Mrs Alka Soni, HR & Compliance Manager (Tel: 020 8865 1231) by email to asoni@newlandhouse.net by the closing date for the role. No CVs will be accepted.

CURRENT VACANCIES

Head of English

We are looking for a dynamic, well-qualified and committed Head of English with an outstanding track record of examination success and leadership, to join the School from September 2021 or January 2022. The appointee will demonstrate strong skills in managing the teaching and learning provision within a successful English Department. 

The successful candidate will lead a team of English teachers who will deliver lessons throughout the Prep School and, in addition help prepare pupils for Common Entrance, other entrance examinations, and, where appropriate, scholarships examinations.  In addition, he/she will have responsibility for the strategic delivery of English teaching throughout the whole school from Reception to Year 8. It is essential that the Head of English has the enthusiasm, drive and passion to lead by example and instill a love of the subject in pupils.

Previous experience of Common Entrance, Scholarships and leading an English department would be an advantage. Of prime importance is an ability to motivate and inspire students and lead staff in order to ensure that academic provision is consistently of the highest standard. Applications are invited from English specialists with experience of teaching at KS2 and/or KS3.

The appointee will manage all aspects of teaching and learning in the department, in keeping with the overall aims of the School. He/she will also be responsible for supporting teachers of English to ensure that they work together as a cohesive and enthused team in effectively addressing the aims and priorities of the School. 

All members of staff are also expected to be involved in pastoral care within the School community, usually in the role of form tutor or co-tutor, and also to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School.  As a teacher at Newland House School, you will support the school’s aim in ensuring that we provide a curriculum that is broad and balanced, covering the academic, artistic and physical elements that are crucial for the development of the whole child.  We set high standards of learning for all the children in a caring and supportive environment and you will help to promote our ethos in encouraging enquiring minds and building pupil’s strengths, interests and experiences. We pride ourselves in fostering excellent home/school relationships with parents and the candidate will be expected to have strong communication skills.

The post merits a salary commensurate with the role and the successful applicant's relevant experience. 

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview and will be observed teaching a lesson towards the end of the week commencing 24 May 2021

Salary: School's own scale depending on experience

Closing date:  9 a.m. on Monday, 24 May 2021. Early applications would be appreciated and we reserve the right to interview prior to the closing date.

Part-time English Teacher

The school is seeking a part-time professional and motivational teacher with experience of teaching English to Upper KS2 and/or lower KS3.  The successful candidate will be confident and proficient in planning and teaching lessons appropriate to the needs of the pupils, in consultation with parallel teachers.  In addition, they will be required to set and maintain high educational and moral standards, undertake other appropriate duties as may be required, participate in and support the school in organising its varied activities.  

This is a part-time role working over 5 days and is 0.4 FTE.

As a teacher at Newland House School, you will support the school’s aim in ensuring that we provide a curriculum that is broad and balanced, covering the academic, artistic and physical elements that are crucial for the development of the whole child.  We set high standards of learning for all the children in a caring and supportive environment and you will help to promote our ethos in encouraging enquiring minds and building pupil’s strengths, interests and experiences. We pride ourselves in fostering excellent home/school relationships with parents and the candidate will be expected to have strong communication skills.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview and to be observed running a lesson towards the end of week commencing 24 May 2021.

Salary: School's own scale starting at £28,666 up to £42,100 p.a. pro rata based on 0.4 FTE

Closing date: 9 a.m. Monday, 24 May 2021.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to interview prior to the closing date.