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      Working closely with the Principal and Chairman of Governors, the Bursar has responsibility for the management of finances and property, acts as Clerk to the Governors and oversees non-teaching staff and contractors.  The successful candidate will have strong financial and organisational skills and an appreciation of the legal and regulatory framework within which schools operate.  Experience of managing both staff and facilities are essential.  Detailed Job Description.  Early applications are encouraged but applications should be submitted no later than Sunday 1st July 2018.  Please access the on-line application form using the link to Senior School roles above.

      Teacher of Learning Support and English as an Additional Language (EAL)

      An enthusiastic, compassionate and suitably qualifed individual is required on a part-time basis from Septmber 2018 to join our flourishing Learning Support Department.  Ideally we seek one person to fulfil both roles but would consider applications from candidates who can offer only one. Detailed Job Description.   Applications should be submitted no later than midnight, Sunday 24th June.  Interviews are sceduled to take place later that week.  Please access the on-line application form using the link to Senior School roles above.

      Visiting Music Teacher - Piano

      We are looking for a qualified and experienced music teacher to teach the piano on a self-employed basis.  The successful applicant will be able to teach pupils from beginner to post-grade-8 standard.  Initially the commitment is 4-5hours per week but this may vary depending upon demand.  Detailed Job Description.     Application Form.  Early applications are encouraged but should be received no later than 12.00 noon, Monday 25 June 2018, and will be considered as they arrive. Shortlisted candidates will be required to teach an observed lesson as part of the selection process.