Work with us

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

ALUMNAE RELATIONS MANAGER

ALUMNAE RELATIONS MANAGER

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

Competitive Salary

We are recruiting an Alumnae Relations Manager, 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 Relations Manager 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 24th July (12 noon)

 

Application Form 

Briefing Profile

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 Economics graduate to join this successful and friendly department. As well as experienced Economics teachers, we would welcome applications from recent graduates or from candidates with finance or industry experience thinking of a change of direction.

North London Collegiate School offers Economics as an A level (Edexcel) and as part of 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 an application form and further details from: tsrecruitment@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date: Wednesday 5th June at 9.00 am.

Interview date: Monday 10th 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

 

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: Friday 14th June at 12noon

Interview date: Wednesday 19th 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       

 

Teacher of Chemistry (maternity cover)

TEACHER OF CHEMISTRY

Maternity cover for November 2019

Are you passionate about Chemistry, and want to use your expertise to provide new insights and perspectives to students in a scholarly and supportive environment? We are looking for an excellent teacher of Chemistry to join our highly successful department.  The post will involve teaching throughout the school from Year 7 to Sixth Form level.

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, 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

Closing date for applications: Friday 7th June 2019 at 12.00 midday

Interview date: Tuesday 11th 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

Teacher of Bassoon

From September 2019, North London Collegiate School require a highly-qualified bassoon teacher to join this large and thriving department. The School is seeking an experienced and passionate bassoonist who will have the ability to inspire pupils at all levels and promote bassoon playing throughout the Junior and Senior Schools.

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 and application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from: ldegnan@nlcs.org.uk.

Closing date for applications: Friday 21st June at 12.00pm

Interview date: Wednesday 26th June (am)

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 

Graduate of Chemistry or Chemistry NQT

TEACHER OF CHEMISTRY

September 2019

Are you passionate about Chemistry, and want to use your expertise to provide new insights and perspectives to students in a scholarly and supportive environment? We are looking for an excellent graduate of Chemistry or recently qualified teacher to join our highly successful department and further develop their craft alongside highly skilled colleagues. 

North London Collegiate School has a strong programme of CPD and training available for teachers at all stages of their career, and we are particularly keen to help develop those who are passionate about Science to make the move into teaching.

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

Closing date for applications: Friday 28th June at 9.00am

Interview date: Monday 1st July

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

Part Time Teacher of Geography (maternity cover, 0.4 - Mon & Tues))

PART TIME TEACHER OF GEOGRAPHY (Maternity Cover, 0.4 - Mon & Tues)

For November 2019

Are you passionate about Geography, and want to use your expertise to provide new insights and perspectives to students in a scholarly and supportive environment? Come and join our very successful Geography department.  The post will involve teaching throughout the school from Year 7 to Sixth Form level.

North London Collegiate School offers both 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

Closing date: Friday 30th August (strong candidates may be called for interview before the application deadline).

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