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RECEPTION CLASS TEACHER

REQUIRED FOR SEPTEMBER 2024

We are seeking a full-time Early Years Teacher for a class of delightful Reception pupils.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational Reception teacher, who has the ability to enthuse, challenge and motivate pupils. The successful candidate will be personable and a true team player, with strong communication and organisational skills. They will be passionate about teaching and child development and will be capable of liaising effectively with parents.

Job Description

Application Form

To apply for this position, please email a completed application form and covering letter for the attention of the Headmaster to pa@cheshamprep.co.uk

by 9.00am on Monday 3rd June.  Early applications will be considered and may be interviewed prior to that date.

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GIRLS’ GAMES TEACHER (PART-TIME)

REQUIRED FOR SEPTEMBER 2024

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic individual with specific strengths in netball, hockey and/or cricket.

Applications are welcome from colleagues in both the state and independent sectors and at any stage of their development, including NQTs.

This is a part-time position, 1.00-5.00pm Tuesday-Friday.

The successful candidate will also be expected to assist at the occasional weekend fixture.

Job Description

Application Form

To apply for this position, please email a completed application form and covering letter for the attention of the Headmaster to pa@cheshamprep.co.uk

by 9.00am on Monday 3rd June.  Early applications will be considered and may be interviewed prior to that date.

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SCHOOL RECEPTIONIST/SECRETARY  

We are seeking a School Receptionist/Secretary, who will assist with the school’s reception/office, commencing 1st September 2024.  This role will also provide the main first aid provision in the absence of the School Nurse.  An up-to-date first aid qualification is not required as training will be provided, but previous experience and a keen interest in this is desirable.

This role is term time only plus 15 days during the holidays as directed by the School.  The hours are 10.00am to 6.00pm.  Salary will be dependent on experience.

With extremely high standards at Chesham Prep, the successful candidate will be personable and a true team player, with strong communication and organisational skills.  They will be able to manage the pupil database, liaise effectively with parents and play an important role in the administration and organisation of the School.  They will require strong IT skills and will need experience of working with contact management databases.

School Receptionist Secretary Job Description 2024

Application form

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email the Bursar, Mrs Hughes (chughes@cheshamprep.co.uk) with a completed application form and covering letter explaining your interest in the role.

Applications by 12.00pm on 24th May 2024, interviews week commencing 3rd June 2024.

Chesham Preparatory School, Two Dells Lane Orchard Leigh, Chesham, Bucks, HP5 3QF

Tel: 01494 782619

 

Chesham Preparatory School is an equal opportunities employer.  We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with former employers and a full DBS.

Charity No 310642.

 

Chesham Prep is a thriving school for boys and girls aged 3 to 13.  We have a well-deserved reputation, dating back to our foundation in 1938, for being a friendly, family-orientated school at the heart of the local community.  Set in the Bucks countryside, next to a working farm, our children aim high, work hard and achieve great things.

We have a teaching staff of over 60 teachers and a support staff of 20. We recruit staff who are dedicated to delivering an outstanding education for all our pupils.  We achieve this through small class sizes, our passionate and dedicated staff and, of course, the specialist facilities which children have access to from a young age.  We encourage our pupils to be responsible for their own learning and to show resilience when faced with challenges.

We have a strong leadership team and governing body, rated Excellent in our recent ISI Report. We pay careful attention to the recruitment and development of staff and a comprehensive Appraisal and Professional Development scheme is in place.  We offer a competitive salary structure including access to a comprehensive pension scheme.  All staff receive free daily lunches, on-site parking, and fee reduction for staff children.

Our current facilities include specialist areas for teaching Music, Science, Art, and Design Technology, and French and Spanish, plus a Learning Resource Centre and well-stocked library. The Adlington Hall is used for Drama, making use of the lighting and sound equipment. Sixty laptops and twenty iPads are available to use across the school, along with a range of other technologies such as digital cameras, Beebots and Lego WeDo.

Chesham Prep also has 7 acres of fantastic on-site facilities for sport, including a large 800m2 sports hall an all-weather pitch, an astro wicket, grass wicket and bowling machine and 2 large fields for all outdoor sports.  Our indoor 4 lane, 25 metre swimming pool opened in September 2019.