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Head of English (Prep School)

Head of English (Prep School)

We are looking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational full-time Head of English to join our thriving Prep School (rated excellent at our last inspection) on a permanent basis from September 2024. This is an exciting opportunity to join the School at a point of much positive change. The successful candidate will be an outstanding Head of English with experience in high quality settings and the ability to educate our children to the highest standard. They will also demonstrate a commitment to high standards of teaching and learning with excellent classroom practice and the ability to inspire and motivate our children to achieve their full potential.

Principal Location: Prep School, Hindes Road, Harrow, London, HA1 1RX.

Benefits include:

  • Complimentary lunch during term-time
  • Fees remission for children of staff
  • Use of the John Lyon School’s facilities, including Sports Centre and swimming pool
  • Discounted membership to Harrow School’s Golf Club
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • A commitment to continuing professional development

Completed applications should be returned to [email protected]

Please be aware that CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 23 November 2023, 12pm

Interviews will take place week commencing: Monday 27 November 2023

Please apply as soon as possible.

Applications will be assessed in order of receipt and we reserve the right to make an appointment before this date, should a suitable applicant be found.

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.

As a provider of employment and education, we value the diversity of our staff and students. We are committed to providing a fair, equitable and mutually supportive learning and working environment for our students and staff.