Teaching Vacancies

Application Procedure 

To apply for teaching positions all applicants must send:

  • a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form (available below)
  • a full letter of application
  • the name, email address and telephone numbers of two professional referees, one of whom should be the Head of their present or most recent school

Completed applications should be sent to :

Mr Matthew Shoults, Headmaster
Notting Hill & Ealing High School 
2 Cleveland Road, London W13 8AX

or may be emailed to: recruitment@nhehs.gdst.net

Teachers are expected to have a suitable degree and teaching qualification, unless their experience and further training makes them qualified to teach a subject they did not initially study to degree level.

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form

GDST Teachers’ Pay Leaflet

Teaching at NHEHS 

“Teaching here is all about being able to have in-depth conversations with students about your subject and helping to enthuse them with the same passion as you have. Teaching at NHEHS is exactly what I imagined teaching would be like when I got my first teaching job; it’s what teaching should be!”

– Head of Department

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KS2 Teacher

Competitive salary plus benefits
For September 2020
Possibility for the successful candidate to lead a curriculum area
Full time
Permanent

The NHEHS Junior School is a popular and highly successful, two-form entry school with 312 pupils aged 4 to 11 years where girls and staff work together in a warm, friendly environment.  Expectations in all areas of school life are high and entry is by academic selection.  Almost all our pupils continue into the Senior School, which also has an outstanding academic record.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, well-qualified teacher to join our successful and committed team in the Junior School.

About the School

NHEHS is a leading academic day school. Our girls are ambitious, bright, enthusiastic and eager to learn and we offer a warm and supportive community. We occupy a site in suburban, leafy, west Ealing with excellent transport links.  As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Membership of Teaching Staff Pension Scheme
  • Access to the GDST central training and development programme
  • Up to 50% discount on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Training grants for obtaining further qualifications
  • Season Ticket Loans: Interest free loans for travel are available to staff to enable them to buy annual season tickets
  • Computer Loans: Interest free loans are available to staff to enable them to buy a computer for personal use at home
  • Cycle Scheme: the School is part of the scheme which enables staff to purchase bicycles and equipment at a tax advantageous rate and pay for the equipment over 12 months
  • Lunches: free lunches are provided to all staff during term time
  • Four weeks’ study leave for teachers after ten years’ continuous service
  • Accredited NQT induction
  • There is a possibility of accommodation for September 2020

Job Description

Further information about this position and how to apply is available by clicking the apply button or by emailing recruitment@nhehs.gdst.net.  Please send completed applications to the Head of the Junior School, Ms Silvana Silva.

Closing date: Wednesday 4th March 2020 (12.00pm) but early applications are welcomed.

Interview date: Tuesday 10th March 2020.

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Teacher of Physics

Competitive salary plus benefits
For September 2020
Full Time, with part-time work considered
Permanent

Notting Hill & Ealing High School, one of London’s leading independent girls’ day schools, has an exciting opportunity for an inspirational teacher of Physics to contribute to a successful department in both its curricular and extra-curricular activities.

We are looking for a well-qualified teacher of Physics with a passion for the subject and excellent subject knowledge, with good organisational and time management skills.  If you are a good communicator who can enthuse and inspire about the teaching of Physics and the ways in which it can be further developed and encouraged, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Science at NHEHS

Science is valued highly at the school with excellent A level uptake and students frequently going off to top universities for further study such as Natural Sciences at Durham, Medicine at Cambridge and Neuroscience at UCL in recent years. The department fosters a love of science from an early age with a dedicated science teacher in the Junior School. This passion develops in the Senior School through inspirational teaching alongside innovative subject activities, many of which are the initiative of our proactive Sixth Form Subject Representatives. For example, Dissection Club has attracted a devoted following among KS3 students, ably guided by the Biology Reps. Science Week is also an annual high profile highlight, with last year’s keynote speaker being Lord Winston.

About the School

NHEHS is a leading academic day school. Our girls are ambitious, bright, enthusiastic and eager to learn and we offer a warm and supportive community. We occupy a site in suburban, leafy, west Ealing with excellent transport links.  As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Membership of Teaching Staff Pension Scheme
  • Access to the GDST central training and development programme
  • Up to 50% discount on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Training grants for obtaining further qualifications
  • Season Ticket Loans: Interest free loans for travel are available to staff to enable them to buy annual season tickets
  • Computer Loans: Interest free loans are available to staff to enable them to buy a computer for personal use at home
  • Cycle Scheme: the School is part of the scheme which enables staff to purchase bicycles and equipment at a tax advantageous rate and pay for the equipment over 12 months
  • Lunches: free lunches are provided to all staff during term time
  • Four weeks’ study leave for teachers after ten years’ continuous service
  • Accredited NQT induction

Job Description

Further information about this position and how to apply is available by clicking the apply button or by emailing recruitment@nhehs.gdst.net

Closing date: Wednesday 4th March 2020 (12pm) but early applications are welcomed.

Interview date: Monday 9th March 2020.

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Head of History & Politics

Competitive salary plus benefits
For September 2020
Full Time
Permanent

Notting Hill & Ealing High School, one of London’s leading independent girls’ day schools, has an exciting opportunity for an inspirational Head of history to lead a successful History Department in both its curricular and extra-curricular activities.

We are looking for a well-qualified teacher of History with a passion for the subject and excellent subject knowledge, with good organisational and time management skills.  The successful candidate will teach History throughout the Senior School, including GCSE, A Level and Oxbridge preparation. There is also the opportunity to teach Government and Politics at A Level. This role is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to make the move into a Head of Department role or gain further leadership experience.

If you are a good communicator who can enthuse and inspire both pupils and colleagues and have exciting ideas about the teaching of History, and the ways in which History can be further developed and encouraged, we would be delighted to hear from you.

About the School

NHEHS is a leading academic day school. Our girls are ambitious, bright, enthusiastic and eager to learn and we offer a warm and supportive community. We occupy a site in suburban, leafy, west Ealing with excellent transport links.  As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Membership of Teaching Staff Pension Scheme
  • Access to the GDST central training and development programme
  • Up to 50% discount on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Training grants for obtaining further qualifications
  • Season Ticket Loans: Interest free loans for travel are available to staff to enable them to buy annual season tickets
  • Computer Loans: Interest free loans are available to staff to enable them to buy a computer for personal use at home
  • Cycle Scheme: the School is part of the scheme which enables staff to purchase bicycles and equipment at a tax advantageous rate and pay for the equipment over 12 months
  • Lunches: free lunches are provided to all staff during term time
  • Four weeks’ study leave for teachers after ten years’ continuous service
  • Accredited NQT induction

Job Description

Further information about this position and how to apply is available by clicking the apply button or by emailing recruitment@nhehs.gdst.net

Closing date: Tuesday 3rd March 2020 (12pm) but early applications are welcomed.

Interviews date: Friday 6th March 2020.

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Head of Classics

Competitive salary plus benefits
For September 2020
Full time

Notting Hill & Ealing High School, one of London’s leading independent day schools, has an exciting opportunity for an inspirational teacher to lead a flourishing Classics Department in both its curricular and extra-curricular activities.

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Classics, with a passion for the subject and excellent subject knowledge.  This role is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to make the move into a Head of Department role or gain further leadership experience.

If you are a good communicator who can enthuse and inspire both pupils and colleagues and have exciting ideas about the teaching of Latin and Greek, and the ways in which they can be further developed and encouraged, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Classics at NHEHS

Classics is a vibrant and thriving subject throughout all stages of the school. Latin is compulsory for all students for Years 8 and 9, and leads to a large take-up at GCSE, where Greek is also offered. Results at GCSE and A Level are consistently outstanding, with 100% of students gaining A-A* at A Level over the last five years. Every year students go on to study Classical degrees at Oxbridge or other top universities with two girls securing places at Oxford last year.

The Classical extra-curricular programme is rich and varied. There is a residential trip every year, with recent locations including Sicily, Rome and Pompeii. Alongside this are day-trips to museums and local classical sites, evening trips to lectures or the theatre, as well as and several eminent visiting speakers. The Sixth Form are proactive and creative at keeping Classics at the forefront of the school, and currently run Classics ‘masterclasses’, in addition to spending a term teaching Latin to students at a local primary school.

About the School 

NHEHS is a leading academic day school. Our girls are ambitious, bright, enthusiastic and eager to learn and we offer a warm and supportive community. We occupy a site in suburban, leafy, west Ealing with excellent transport links.  As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Membership of Teaching Staff Pension Scheme
  • Access to the GDST central training and development programme
  • Up to 50% discount on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Training grants for obtaining further qualifications
  • Season Ticket Loans: Interest free loans for travel are available to staff to enable them to buy annual season tickets
  • Computer Loans: Interest free loans are available to staff to enable them to buy a computer for personal use at home
  • Cycle Scheme: the School is part of the scheme which enables staff to purchase bicycles and equipment at a tax advantageous rate and pay for the equipment over 12 months
  • Lunches: free lunches are provided to all staff during term time
  • Four weeks’ study leave for teachers after ten years’ continuous service
  • Accredited NQT induction

Job Description

Further information about this position and how to apply is available by clicking the apply button or by emailing recruitment@nhehs.gdst.net

Closing date: Thursday 5th March (12pm) but early applications are welcomed.

Interview date: Thursday 12th March 2020.

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NHEHS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS. Applications will be considered only from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.