Head of English required at Rokeby School for September 2020

Rokeby School

Outstanding Head of English required at Rokeby School for September 2020

Would you like the opportunity to join a highly successful Surrey prep school? Rokeby School provides first-rate education and personal development for our boys, enabling them to move onto some of the best schools in the country.

Set on a private estate in the leafy suburb of Kingston, you will be close to Richmond Park and the River Thames, yet within short travelling distance into central London.

We pride ourselves on the way in which we educate and support all our boys at Rokeby. If you have a similar vision, are passionate about your subject, and able to inspire your pupils to achieve their potential, we would like you to join our team as Head of English working in our extremely successful and vibrant English department.

We are seeking an excellent and experienced teacher to take on this important post for the school. The successful and qualified applicant will be responsible for leading English throughout the school and for teaching boys from Years 5-8 including Common Entrance and Scholarship sets. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, forward-thinking and ambitious professional to join Rokeby School. You will need to be able to teach to a high standard but also be innovative and creative in your approach, to like working with young children and to be committed to a whole school ethos.

Salary according to Rokeby pay scales. Excellent opportunities for CPD.

Closing Date: Applications will be processed as they arrive, with suitable applicants being interviewed at short notice.

Please download a job description, application form and discover the benefits of working at Rokeby School. Applications to be emailed to: vacancies@rokeby.org.uk

Rokeby School, George Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT2 7PB

Telephone number 020 8942 2247

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the DBS.

Registered Charity No: 312653

Further Information


Job Details

  • Location: Surrey
  • Term: Full-time
  • Closing Date: 27 April 2020
  • Salary: According to Rokeby pay scales

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