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Teacher of Classics - Maternity Cover - Required Immediately

Sydenham High School GDST |

Sydenham High School is looking to appoint a well-qualified Classics Teacher to take a leading role in the planning and delivery of Classics and Latin in our high achieving School.

The ideal candidate will ensure that high standards of teaching and learning are delivered; teaching and inspiring our independent and inquisitive learners to see to it that they develop their potential and are equipped for life beyond school.

If you are an inspirational leader, with the passion, creativity and drive to maintain the very highest of standards in the department, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Why Sydenham High School

Sydenham High School, established in 1887, is an independent day school for girls from 4-18 with approximately 670 pupils. The school is part of The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the largest independent school group in the UK. It is at the forefront of education for girls and a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and a strong professional development programme. These benefits include:

Competitive salaries and pay progression

Access to extensive professional development opportunities

Training grants for qualifications

Generous pension schemes

Free school lunches

A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

For full details and an application pack please visit:

Alternatively, please contact or the School Office on 0208 557 7000.

Applications are encouraged to be sent in immediately as interviews will be on a rolling basis. References for shortlisted candidates will be taken before interview.

GDST are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.


Further Information

03 March 2020 Closing Date
19 Westwood Hill, London, SE26 6BL
616 (4-18) Day Girls

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