Job Description

Dulwich Prep London is the most exciting and stimulating place to work. With around 850 pupils, it is the largest boys’ prep school in the UK and is situated in one of the most beautiful parts of the most cosmopolitan city in the world. The School’s strength is its community: our staff who are professional, passionate and brilliantly collegiate (CPD is extremely important); our pupils who are inquisitive, challenging learners with a spring in their step, and our parents who are hugely supportive, appreciative and ambitious.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher to join our Early Years team in September 2022 to cover a period of maternity leave for one year.

We would welcome applicants who are team focused and enthusiastic and who will contribute to the caring, supportive, purposeful and stimulating environment in our Early Years section. A creative and innovative approach to enthusing pupils, a passion for life and learning and a belief in the power of teacher efficacy is essential.

Applications are invited from teachers who are able to demonstrate the following:

  • A full and relevant Level 6 qualification
  • Experience of teaching in an EYFS setting
  • An excellent understanding of the developmental needs of children in EYFS
  • Willingness to become fully involved in the life of the School

You may also be required to assist with Early Years provision of wrap around care.

Dulwich Prep London offers excellent facilities and resources for its staff and pupils, as well as supportive and energised colleagues, a commitment to professional development and staff wellbeing opportunities and small class sizes.

Please read the accompanying Job Description and Application Explanatory Notes. Completed application forms, along with a covering letter explaining your suitability for this role and the Equal Opportunities form, should be sent to Tamsin Hutson, HR Manager, at recruitment@dulwichpreplondon.org

Closing Date: Friday 20 May 2022, 5pm

Interviews:     Week commencing Monday 23 May 2022

We reserve the right to appoint at any time during the recruitment process.

Dulwich Prep London is an Equal Opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the DBS.