Teacher of Economics Required from September 2019 – Part-time Approximately 50% – Competitive salary plus benefits

Closing date: 11 Feb 2019

Sydenham High School is looking to appoint a well-qualified Teacher of Economics to lead the delivery of this subject at Sixth Form.

As a dynamic classroom practitioner with an innovative understanding of teaching and learning, you will have high expectations of all pupils’ achievements and be enthusiastic about contributing to their academic and personal development and committed to the wider life of the school.

 Why Sydenham High School

Sydenham High School, established in 1887, is an independent day school for girls from 4-18 with approximately 580 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

Applications should be received by 12 noon on Monday 11 February 2019. 

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.