Staff Vacancies

Copthorne Prep is a flourishing independent day and boarding school with approximately 350 boys and girls from the ages of 2 to 13. Set in 55 acres of West Sussex/Surrey countryside, including its own woodland, the school is located between Crawley and East Grinstead, seven miles from Gatwick Airport.

‘Children are unique and every child deserves a school that is dedicated to
developing individual abilities and confidence.’

This is the ethos that informs everything we do at Copthorne Prep; we believe in offering our boys and girls the very best all round education, together with a stimulating range of sports and activities. This approach gives every one of our children the freedom to learn and grow within a safe nurturing environment, and we aim to build and maintain a close partnership between children, teachers and parents. Our commitment to providing exceptional pastoral care is also reflected in the strong sense of community that children enjoy at the school, coupled with a culture that encourages trust, tolerance and achievement.


Staff Vacancies

Upper KS2 Core Subjects Teacher

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified Upper KS2 Core Subjects Teacher, ideally for January 2020. Prior experience of teaching English, Maths and Science in Year 5 & 6 classes is desirable although an exceptional NQT would also be considered. Further details and an Application Form can be downloaded using the links below.

Job Description and Person Specification
Application Form

 


We reserve the right to withdraw these vacancies at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. We recommend you submit your application as early as possible.


If you would like to apply for any of these posts and feel you have the abilities and skills we are looking for at our busy and thriving school, you should complete the application form together with a short covering letter explaining why you believe yourself to be an excellent candidate for these rewarding roles. Copthorne Prep is a wonderful place to work and we are committed to developing our employees in their job role. Applications should be sent electronically to mmarsh@copthorneprep.co.uk

All applications will be acknowledged by email. If you have not received an acknowledgement within 48 hours, please contact Mrs Mandy Marsh, HR, Copthorne Prep School by telephone on 01342 712311.


Copthorne Prep School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.  All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service).  More details on the disclosure process can be found on www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check. Copthorne Prep School is an Equal Opportunities employer.

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Open Mornings are a wonderful opportunity to see the school and meet our dedicated and inspiring teachers. You will have a tour with children providing some invaluable insights!

Our next working Open Morning is on Friday, 4th October 2019 10.00am to 12noon and our main Open Morning is on Saturday, 5th October 2019 10.00am to 12noon. It is advisable to pre-register, which you can do by clicking here.

We look forward to meeting you!