Assistant Head (Pastoral)

We seek an excellent teacher and expert in pastoral care to join us as Assistant Head (Pastoral) from September 2021 or January 2022.  This is a new role and the successful applicant will sit on the Core Management Team.  

Applicants should love teaching, be keen to learn as well as teach, and have a relentless desire to see all boys grow up as good men.  Applicants should also be willing to take an active part in the broader life of the school.

We welcome applications from any subject specialist, and from all backgrounds, to provide good role models for our global students.

The school has its own salary scale, which is well above the national scale and there is generous fee remission for children of teaching staff to all of the Harpur Trust Schools in Bedford.

Please send completed applications, addressed to the Head Master, to Miss Sarah Lapidge, Head’s PA, Bedford School, De Parys Avenue, Bedford MK40 2TU.  Email: slapidge@bedfordschool.org.uk

Closing date:  Noon on Thursday 13th May 2021

Interview dates:  Wednesday 19th May and Monday 24th May 2021

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Visiting Music Teacher (Piano)

Two opportunities have become available to teach in the school’s thriving Piano Department, which has around 100 pupils and eight teachers in the team.

We are looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Teacher of Piano for one part-time permanent position (1 day per week) and also have an opening for 1.5 days a week on a temporary fixed term contract basis (for the academic year September 2021 – July 2022).  Both roles will include teaching the whole age range of the school (Years 3-13) and candidates may wish to apply for one or both roles together.

Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Bedford School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made. Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply early.

Please send completed applications to Amy Bell, HR Assistant via email to vacancies@bedfordschool.org.uk

Closing date:  Noon on Monday 7th June 2021

Interview date:  Thursday 17th June 2021

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Teacher of Spanish / Deputy Head of Modern Languages

We seek a suitably qualified, dynamic and inspirational teacher to teach Spanish in our Modern Languages Department from September 2021.  The School currently offers A Level, IB and IGCSE Modern Languages courses.  

We are also seeking a Deputy Head of Modern Languages to contribute to the leadership of the large and vibrant Modern Languages Department, however candidates wishing to apply for the Teacher of Spanish role only will be considered.

Applicants should be willing and able to contribute and take an active part in extra-curricular activities and the broader life of the school.

Applications for the Teacher of Spanish role are equally welcome from experienced teachers, NQTs and those without formal teaching experience to date. Applicants who would like to be considered for the Deputy Head of Modern Languages should have a proven record of excellent teaching.

The school has its own salary scale, which is well above the national scale and there is generous fee remission for children of teaching staff of the Harpur Trust Schools in Bedford.

We welcome applications from all Spanish specialists, and from all backgrounds, to provide good role models for our global students. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Bedford School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made. Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply early. We would consider a January 2022 start for the right candidate.

Please send completed applications to Miss Sarah Lapidge, Bedford School, De Parys Avenue, Bedford MK40 2TU.  Email: slapidge@bedfordschool.org.uk

Closing date:  Noon on Friday 7th May 2021

Interview date:  Monday 10th May 2021

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maths teacher (ks3)

Required for September 2021 or January 2022

Are you looking for an opportunity to enthuse and motivate children across years 5 to 8 within a lively and successful school?  If so, we are seeking an enthusiastic teacher of Maths to inspire boys in a love of the subject.  

This is a full-time role and the successful candidate should also be willing to teach another subject if required and play a full part in extra-curricular activities and the broader life of the school. Teaching GCSE Maths in the Upper School may be possible for a suitable candidate.

If you would like to discuss the role prior to an application, Jo Christian, Prep School Teacher, would be pleased to do this so please do get in touch with her by email in the first instance, on jchristian@bedfordschool.org.uk.

The School has its own salary scale, which is above the national scale and fee remission is available for children of teaching staff in all the Harpur Trust Schools in Bedford.

Please send completed applications to Amy Bell, HR Assistant via email to: vacancies@bedfordschool.org.uk.

Closing date:  Noon on Thursday 6th May 2021

Interview date:  Friday 21st May 2021

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science teacher (ks3)

Required for September 2021 or January 2022

Are you looking for an opportunity to enthuse and motivate children across years 5 to 8 within a lively and successful school?  If so, we are seeking an enthusiastic teacher of Science to inspire boys in a love of the subject.  

This is a full-time role and the successful candidate should also be willing to teach another subject and play a full part in extra-curricular activities and the broader life of the school. Teaching GCSE Science in the Upper School may be possible for a suitable candidate.

If you would like to discuss the role prior to an application, Jo Christian, Prep School Teacher, would be pleased to do this so please do get in touch with her by email in the first instance, on jchristian@bedfordschool.org.uk.

The School has its own salary scale, which is above the national scale and fee remission is available for children of teaching staff in all the Harpur Trust Schools in Bedford.

Please send completed applications to Amy Bell, HR Assistant via email to: vacancies@bedfordschool.org.uk.

Closing date:  Noon on Thursday 6th May 2021

Interview date:  Thursday 20th May 2021

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