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Part time Teacher of English

Required: January 2020 or as soon as possible

Part time on a 0.4 contract (must be available 8.20am – 1.20pm on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday and 11.50am – 3.40pm on Friday) The ability to offer Drama teaching on a Thursday morning, would move this to a 0.5 post.


Salary: GDST PL1 or PL2

The role

Due to the promotion of one of our English staff to the Senior Team, we are looking for an energetic, passionate and positive teacher of English to join our team, taking on an existing timetable including Year 7, 8 and 10 classes.

The ability to teach KS3 Drama would be an advantage, but is not essential.

About Sutton High School

Sutton High School is a vibrant and diverse independent day school for girls with an age range of 3 to 18 years. We are situated on a green and leafy site in central Sutton, close to excellent public transport links and major roads. Both Senior and Junior Schools are amongst the top schools in the country. 

Sutton High School is characterised by a warm, happy and energetic community, where behaviour is excellent and girls support each other to aspire and achieve.

Why Sutton High School?

The school is a member of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) and the Girls’ Schools Association (GSA). Membership of the GDST, the largest group of independent girls’ schools in the UK, gives us unrivalled opportunities for training and sharing of good practice in teaching and learning.

Employee benefits include:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

To apply, please email the appliaction form to

Closing date: Friday 22 November 2019, but please apply as soon as possible and we reserve the right to call candidates to interview as applications are received.

Sutton High School is part of the GDST (Girls’ Day School Trust) - the leading network of independent girls’ schools in the UK. The school 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