Job Vacancies

 

Kingswood House welcomes interest from applicants who wish to join a dynamic, forward-thinking seat of learning whose strategic direction is determined by a wish to prepare boys academically, physically and socially for life beyond the school gate.


Kingswood House is a leading school for pupils aged 4-16, situated in a leafy suburb of Epsom, Surrey; we are moving to co-education from September 2021. Accredited by ISI as “Excellent in all areas”, we are proud to deliver an outstanding all-round education with a strong emphasis on character development, transferable skills and preparation for life beyond the school gate.

 

We have the following opportunity for a Teacher of English (KS3 & 4)

 

Start: September 2021

Salary: Kingswood House Scale

Location: Epsom, Surrey

Contract type: Permanent

Closing Date: Friday 23 April

Interviews: TBC by mutual arrangement

 

We are seeking a passionate Teacher of English who enjoys working with a broad range of ability, including SEN, and an interest in drama or sport may be advantageous. The post is suitable for a newly qualified teacher or a more experienced professional. A willingness to contribute to the wider context of school life is essential as is the demonstration of a positive, ‘can-do’ mind-set.

The successful applicant will readily identify with the KHS ethos and demonstrate a passion for helping each child to achieve their potential. This post is advertised elsewhere and the school reserves the right to make an appointment at any stage of the recruitment process.

Please note, a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role should accompany a completed Application Form and be sent to: headmaster@kingswoodhouse.org

Teacher of English Job Description

Teacher of English Person Specification

Deadline: 23 April 2021

 

We have the following opportunity for Science Technician (Part-Time 20 hours per week)

 

Start: April 2021 or as soon as possible

Salary: Kingswood House Scale

Location: Epsom, Surrey

Contract type: Maternity Cover, Part-Time

Closing Date: Friday 23rd April

Interviews: At mutual convenience

Kingswood House is a leading day school for boys, and girls from September, aged 4-16, situated in a leafy suburb of Epsom, Surrey. Accredited by ISI as “Excellent in all areas”, we are proud to deliver an outstanding all-round education with a strong emphasis on character development, transferable skills and preparation for life beyond the school gate.

We seek an enthusiastic Science Technician who will work in support of a growing department. The successful applicant will readily identify with the KHS ethos and demonstrate an ability to work both independently and as a part of a team. This post is advertised elsewhere and the school reserves the right to make an appointment at any stage of the recruitment process.

Please note, a short letter outlining your suitability for the role should accompany a completed Application Form and be sent to Miss Amanda Black, Head of Science, at: a.black@kingswoodhouse.org

Science Technician Duties March 2021

Science Technician Job Description March 2021

Deadline: 23 April 2021

 

Kingswood House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and employing a workforce that reflects the cultural diversity of our society. We expect all staff to share these commitments. We offer great opportunities for professional development and further training. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

A role at this school would suit candidates who are:

Adaptable          Collaborative       Creative       Empathetic         Humorous
Intuitive              Reliable               Supportive    Tolerant

In return, Kingswood House offers a rewarding environment in which to work, with small class sizes, and plentiful opportunities for each individual to undertake appropriate personal and professional development.

There is an active and inclusive staff social network with several formal occasions, as well as many more informal events, throughout the academic year.

Kingswood House operates its own salary scale, above the maintained sector, with additional points for responsibility available at the discretion of the Headmaster. All employees are entered into a Pension Scheme unless they opt out.

New teaching or support staff are assigned a designated mentor who will take them through a robust induction process during their first year in post. The school has a proud record of supporting newly qualified teachers through their first year as well as mentoring graduates through the iPGCE programme in conjunction with the University of Buckingham.

There is a generously proportioned Staff Common Room which offers an excellent space for relaxation as well as a communal work area.

Lunches, which are of a high standard, are available to staff every day.

Accessibility to the school is very straightforward with generous parking on site whilst the mainline train station in Epsom is just a ten minute walk away.

Admissions Update re: Coronavirus

Kingswood House remains open for applications to join the school although additional
safeguards are in place to protect the interests of all parties. Please follow the link to our
admissions page in order to read more about our streamlined process and how to apply for a
place.

 

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