Blackheath Prep is an independent prep school for just over 370 boys and girls aged 3 to 11. Founded in 1996, it occupies a beautiful five-acre site close to Blackheath village. Its original Georgian and Victorian buildings have been extended and adapted to include large playgrounds and extensive playing fields, tennis courts, cricket nets and a Forest School area.
It is a remarkable school with outstanding facilities, a formidable track record in academic success and impressive achievements in Music, Sport, Drama and Art.
Blackheath Prep is seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and inspirational Key Stage Two Form Teacher. The successful candidate will most likely be based in lower Key Stage Two in the first instance.
Children in the lower Preps (Key Stage Two) are taught by their Form Teacher for the majority of their lessons yet benefit from being taught by specialists in subjects such as music, art, PE, dance and drama.
The successful candidate will possess a good honours degree from a respected university. They will have an excellent teaching record, an inclusive approach and commitment to fostering a love of learning for all children.
Terms of Appointment
· The post is available from January 2023 on a full time, permanent basis
· A competitive salary reflecting the level of experience to date
· Automatic enrolment into the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
· Fee remission
· A free staff lunch is provided during term time
How to Apply
Please send by email a completed application form and equal opportunities form, together with a covering letter to Asia Gibbs, HR and Compliance Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications is 9am, Wednesday 28 September
Interviews will be held on Monday 10 October
***Please note that the recruitment campaign might end earlier as the applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis so please do not delay in applying***
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.