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Teachers and support staff at NLCS find that working at one of the best schools in the UK is an enormously rewarding and motivating experience.

We aim to provide an ambitious education for all our students, and we employ passionate teachers who inspire our bright, curious and enthusiastic girls with a love of their subject.  

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Support staff at North London occupy a range of vital and valued positions. The School’s ability to function and perform outstandingly well depends on the work our non-teaching staff do.

Check the list of current vacancies below. 

We teach a broad, flexible curriculum which goes beyond exam requirements. All staff participate in the vibrant extra-curricular life of the school, and we offer an extensive range of clubs, societies, exchanges and trips to a variety of locations around the world.

North London enjoys a great degree of academic success, which is a testament to the subject expertise and passion of the teachers who work here. We regularly feature at the very top of academic league tables. Whilst examination success is only part of the picture at NLCS, joining our team of teachers in this aspirational environment provides a first class career opportunity.

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Professional development is a strong part of the culture at North London. Following the opening of our partner school, NLCS Jeju in South Korea, and a second school in Dubai, staff in the UK have opportunities to join the NLCS family and work abroad or visit our partner schools.

North London Collegiate School is committed to supporting colleagues that wish to begin a career in teaching, either as a first job following graduation or switching to teaching from another profession. We have an established partnership with the University of Buckingham through which we offer an on-the-job route to qualification, with no prior teaching experience required.

Staff Benefits include free school lunches which are provided during term time, free use of the swimming pool and fitness suite, and the school is a member of a BUPA group scheme. Staff also benefit from a 25% pro-rata discount for their daughters attending NLCS. 

If you would like any further information, please contact Mr Paul Dwyer, Deputy Head Curriculum.

If you are applying for any of the posts listed on this page, please also download a copy of the following policy documents:

Current Vacancies

Finance Assistant

Finance Assistant (full time, year round)

Paid support and time allowance for professional studies.

Starting salary circa £25,000 per annum depending on qualifications and experience and with significant opportunities for progression.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual to join an inspiring School and gain invaluable further experience in the finance field, whilst studying towards a higher level accounting qualification (AAT 4 or ACCA/ACA). You will be supported by the Finance Bursar, who is an experienced Chartered Accountant.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 18 months experience in a Finance Office and will relish the challenge of developing into the role, at the same time as gaining an understanding of all aspects of a busy Finance Department.

Please note that candidates must complete an application form and provide a cover letter.  Please email your application to the HR Manager at NTSrecruit@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday, 29th April (12 noon)

Briefing Profile 

Application Form 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.

 

Temporary Full Time/Part Time Teacher of Drama

TEMPORARY FULL TIME/PART TIME TEACHER OF DRAMA

Required for September to December 2019

An excellent opportunity for a dynamic and well-qualified Drama teacher to join this very successful department.  The post will involve teaching throughout the School from Year 7 to Sixth Form level, and also directing extra-curricular school productions.  

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, the Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate Diploma in the Sixth Form.

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

North London Collegiate School has its own salary scale.

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from: tsrecruitment@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 31st May at 4.00pm

Interview date: Thursday 6th June

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Application Form

Further Particulars

Teacher of Classics

TEACHER OF CLASSICS

Required for September 2019

An excellent opportunity for a well-qualified Classics teacher to join this large and highly successful department. The ability to communicate enthusiasm for the subject is essential.  The post will involve teaching throughout the School from Year 7 to Sixth Form level.

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate in the Sixth Form.

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

North London Collegiate School has its own salary scale, with the role being paid according to experience and qualifications.

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from: tsrecruitment@nlcs.org.uk

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Closing date:  Friday 10th May at 12noon

Interview date: Thursday 16th May

Further Particulars

Application Form

Teacher of Mathematics

FULL TIME TEACHER OF MATHEMATICS

Required from September 2019

An excellent opportunity for a Mathematics teacher to join this large and successful department. The ability to communicate enthusiasm for the subject is essential. The post will involve teaching throughout the School from Year 7 to Sixth Form level; candidates will have the opportunity to teach Further Mathematics and be involved in Oxbridge preparation and the possibility of further responsibilities. We would welcome applications from NQTs or anyone new to teaching.

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, the Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate in the Sixth Form.  

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

North London Collegiate School has its own salary scale, as well as a wealth of professional development opportunities to support all staff.  A salary review is conducted each year.

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from: tsrecruitment@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date: Monday 13th May at 9.00am.

Interview date: Thursday 17th May.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Further Particulars

Application Form

 

 

 

 

ALUMNAE AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

ALUMNAE AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Full time role (35 hours per week) year round.  Term Time working will be considered 

Starting salary: circa 35K depending on experience and qualifications

We are recruiting an Alumnae & Development Officer, who will play a major role in the School’s alumnae relations. He or she will work closely with colleagues across the School and will enjoy collaborative working in a fast-paced environment. Events, communications, print and on-line media and management of a customer database all provide exciting opportunities to work across a range of channels.

The Alumnae & Development Officer will be part of a dynamic Development and Communications Department and will join us at an exciting time; our alumnae programme is growing in reach and ambition.  This role will play an important part in supporting the School’s exciting fundraising ambitions.

We are looking for a candidate who wants to make a significant contribution in one of the UK’s top schools. If you have impeccable attention to detail, strong customer service, organisational and IT skills we would like to hear from you.

Please note that candidates must complete an application form and provide a cover letter.  Please email your application to the HR Manager at NTSrecruit@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 22nd May (12 noon)

Briefing Profile 

Application Form

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to safeguarding checks including an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS.

Part time Teacher of Economics (0.6/0.8)

PART-TIME TEACHER OF ECONOMICS (0.6/0.8)

For September 2019

An excellent opportunity for a dynamic and well-qualified Economics teacher to join this very successful department. 

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, the Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate in the Sixth Form.  

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

North London Collegiate School has its own salary scale, as well as a wealth of professional development opportunities to support all staff.  A salary review is conducted each year.

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from: tsrecruitment@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date: Monday 13th May at 9.00 am.

Interview date: Friday 17th May.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Further Particulars

Application Form

German Language Assistant (0.6, maternity cover)

German Language Assistant (0.6) (Maternity Cover)

Required from 29th August – 31st December 2019

North London Collegiate School is seeking to appoint a German Language Assistant from 29th August to 31st December 2019. The post would suit someone seeking to develop their German teaching, as there will also be some timetabled teaching. North London Collegiate School has its own generous salary scale, with the role being paid according to experience and qualifications.

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate in the Sixth Form.

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from: tsrecruitment@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 22nd May at 4.00pm

Interview date: Wednesday 5th June

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Further Particulars

Application Form       

 

International Operations Assistant

International Operations Assistant

To work 40 hours per week, year-round (term time working will be considered)

Salary circa £28k, depending on qualifications and experience

We are looking to appoint an International Operations Assistant to be responsible for supporting recruitment activities for NLCS’s international schools in conjunction with the International Operations Coordinator. She/he will also provide administrative support to the international team more widely, particularly supporting the annual training programme for new international teachers.

The successful applicant will have good written and verbal communication skills, strong IT skills and experience with Microsoft Office tools, particularly Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Experience in an educational setting would be an advantage.

Please note that candidates must complete an application form and provide a cover letter, CVs alone will not be considered. Application forms are available on our website at www.nlcs.org.uk.  Please email your application to the HR Manager at NTSrecruit@nlcs.org.uk or by post to North London Collegiate School, Canons, Canons Drive, Edgware HA8 7RJ

Closing date for applications:  Wednesday 5th June (12 noon).

Interviews will take place on Thursday 13th June.

Briefing Profile 

Application Form 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.