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Head of Classics

Start Date: September 2018


Teaching Staff Application

Job Description


We are looking for a passionate and innovative teacher to lead an exciting Classics department. All pupils at Broomwood take Latin as a timetabled subject from Year 6. In addition to the language, appropriate amounts of background history, archaeology and mythology are taught. The programme of study is tailored to the needs of Broomwood Hall, Common Entrance & Public School Scholarships. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate a particular appeal to both pupils and parents for all aspects of Classics as a subject, and to enhance its position in the curriculum. 


Promoting their departments is an expectation in all Heads of Department. The School is committed to developing Classics in the curriculum, and the new Head of Department will get all the support that he or she may reasonably request in such areas as timetabling, space in the curriculum and resources. However, the department’s future success will be shaped by the personal initiative and energy of the successful candidate.


A letter of application and CV should be sent to Mrs V Brooke, PA to the Head, 68-74 Nightingale Lane, London, SW12 8NR or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., to arrive no later than 12pm on 1 March 2018 with interviews being held between 14 – 16 March.  Short-listed candidates will be expected to teach a lesson as well as being interviewed. 



Broomwood Hall is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.