Independent Roman Catholic School for Girls and Boys (3 – 11 Years)
Headmistress: Mrs V McNaughton

Required for September 2018

Governors are seeking to appoint dedicated, talented, enthusiastic and caring well qualified teacher to join our happy, successful school. Applications are welcome from new entrants to the profession and from established teachers keen to contribute to the further development of teaching and learning.

The successful applicant will be an excellent classroom practitioner, passionate about teaching and learning. These skills will be harnessed to enhance and develop the emphasis that is placed on excellent care and academic standards whilst also contributing to the whole life of the school including the extra-curricular programme.

What sets us apart?
• You will join a popular and successful Independent Preparatory School.
• Small class sizes will provide you with the opportunity to maintain the high standards that are the hallmark of our school and our reputation in the community.
• Your expertise will contribute to the development of the confident young pupils who benefit from being nurtured academically, spiritually and pastorally.
• You will be part of a team of committed, highly professional teachers and support staff in a school which has an excellent academic record as well as a tradition as a caring community
• Work in a supportive environment with continuous professional development a strong feature of the life of the school. Our investment in your development will in turn support your ability to contribute to the academic, social and spiritual well-being of our pupils.

Rewards and benefits package:
• Excellent terms and conditions of employment including membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
• Comprehensive staff well-being programme including subsidised exercise classes and staff well-being massages.
• A town-centre location with excellent transport links (15 mins to the City)

“Its Catholic ethos is at the heart of its work, and pupils develop as well rounded individuals with excellent personal qualities and a love of learning.
… there is a strong sense of teamwork and common purpose.
… pupils’ standard of attainment are generally well above average in both Mathematics and English”
(ISI Report – March 2013)

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. To ensure that this is achieved we expect all employees to share this commitment and staff will be recruited and selected in line with safer recruitment policy and practice. The successful applicant will undertake an enhanced DBS check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitations of Offenders Act 1974.

Application packs are available from Helen Roddy, HR: or telephone 020 8518 4050 or via the school website:
Please note we are unable to accept application by CV.

Visits to our happy, friendly school are welcomed and encouraged.
Please call the school office to arrange a mutually convenient time.

CLOSING DATE: Thursday 17th May 2018 at 5.00pm
INTERVIEWS: Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Company No: 6636240
Registered Charity No: 1130196
Registered Address: 2 – 4 Coventry Road, Ilford, Essex IG1 4QR