Head of Learning Development-SENCO (Prep School)- Required for September 2019

Closing date: 15 Feb 2019

Sydenham High Prep School is seeking to appoint an excellent classroom practitioner to join our highly motivated and talented Prep School teaching team.

You will have a good honours degree, Qualified Teacher Status, as well as experience of teaching across Key Stage 1 and 2. As a dynamic practitioner with an understanding of teaching and learning rooted firmly in pedagogical theory, you will have high expectations of all pupils’ achievements and be enthusiastic about supporting the attainment of children. You will also be committed to contributing to the wider life of the school through our rich co-curricular programme.

Why Sydenham High School

Sydenham High School, established in 1887, is an independent day school for girls from 4-18 with over 600 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 life assurance benefit
  • Free school lunches
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools