Working at Bancroft’s

Bancroft’s is one of the country’s leading independent day schools. We are a flourishing school with around 1100 pupils from 7 to 18 years old; of these approximately 260 children are in the Prep School (ages 7-11) and 240 in the Sixth Form. We offer a first-class education together with a rich variety of sporting, music, drama, arts, and co-curricular opportunities in a friendly, diverse and supportive working environment.

Bancroft’s offers the chance to be part of a welcoming and professional community.  The School is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community, a place where we all – pupils and staff alike – can be ourselves and succeed on merit.

We aim to create a happy learning environment, where bright children are challenged and supported to become the best versions of themselves. This can only be achieved through an enthusiastic and dedicated teaching staff.

Non-teaching support staff work in a wide range of important and valuable roles; supporting our teaching staff through their own expertise and professionalism.

Bancroft’s offers a generous benefits package to all staff, including:

  1. Competitive salaries
  2. Commitment to supporting ongoing professional development
  3. Outstanding support for PGCE/NQT/RQT
  4. Generous holiday allowance
  5. Use of school gym.  Yoga, swimming and pilates sessions for staff
  6. Friendly and welcoming common room, which organises regular social events
  7. Access to school nurse, school counsellors and the support of a staff wellbeing team
  8. Optional subsidised private health care
  9. Complimentary lunches
Bancroft’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Teaching Vacancies

Fixed Term Teacher of ChemistryRequired from January 2023 to April 2023

 We are one of the country’s leading co-educational schools and are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to join their thriving Science Department as a Fixed term Chemistry Teacher. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate sound subject knowledge, high academic standards and an ability to enthuse pupils of all ages. Activities designed to challenge pupil thinking and develop independent study skills are central to teaching at Bancroft’s. This role would suit a recent graduate or an experienced teacher who is motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about teaching bright students across the ages of    11-18. The ability to teach a second Science will be beneficial. There may be the opportunity to extend this contract.

We create a happy learning environment, where bright children are challenged and supported to become the best versions of themselves.  We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a generous benefits package, including a competitive salary, and have a commitment to supporting ongoing professional development.

If you are interested in the role, please fully complete the Application Pack below in Word and email it to hr@bancrofts.org

   JD Chemistry Teach Temp Contract

   Application Pack Teaching

The position closes at 9am on 6th January 2023.   Applications will be considered as they are received, so early applications are encouraged.  We reserve the right to interview and appoint early applicants should a suitable candidate apply.

Bancroft’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful candidates are required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

 

Religious Studies Teacher – Fixed Term required from January to April 2023

We are one of the country’s leading co-educational day schools and are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to join our thriving Religious Studies department as a Fixed Term Teacher. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate sound subject knowledge, high academic standards and an ability to enthuse pupils of all ages. Activities designed to challenge pupil thinking and develop independent study skills are central to teaching at Bancroft’s and a willingness to contribute to resources in this area is essential.  The ability to offer a second subject may be an advantage. This position reports to the Head of RS.

We create a happy learning environment, where bright children are challenged and supported to become the best versions of themselves.  We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. Bancroft’s offers a generous benefits package, including a competitive salary, and has a commitment to supporting ongoing professional development.

If you are interested in the role, please fully complete the Application Pack below in Word and email it to hr@bancrofts.org

   RS Teacher Role Profile

   Application Pack Teaching

The position closes at 9am on 6th January 2023 Applications will be considered as they are received, so early applications are encouraged.  We reserve the right to interview and appoint early applicants should a suitable candidate apply.

Bancroft’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful candidates are required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 


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