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Loughborough Amherst School

Reception Class Teacher in the Preparatory Department

Required for January 2020

Full time / permanent

Loughborough Amherst School, part of Loughborough Schools Foundation, is an Independent Catholic School in the centre of Loughborough. We have a Preparatory School (4 to 11), Senior School, and Sixth Form (11 to 18) all of which are co-educational.  We have a long and respected tradition of educating the whole person.  The School enables students to achieve their full potential within a warm, caring family environment.

Our Preparatory School is a growing and vital part of our community. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher to join our happy and motivated team.  The successful applicant will be committed to play based and pupil led learning with an up to date knowledge of the current pedagogy and requirements relating to the EYFS.  The successful candidate will be a person who values working with a wider team but is confident in their own practice.

We welcome applications from practicing Catholics or candidates willing to support the ethos and practices of a Catholic School.

The post has a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package, which includes a school fee discount.

To apply, please download and complete an application form and send along with a covering letter addressed to the Head/Head of Prep to;

For further information about the role please read the recruitment brochure below.

Closing date:  Monday 5 October

Interviews to take place Wednesday 14 October

Visits to the school are welcome but must be by appointment only.

For applicants who are shortlisted, we would like to visit, where possible, their classrooms and see them teach in situ.

Reception Class Teacher Job Description

Teaching Staff Application Form

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