Job Description


Class Teacher for Reception

Permanent, full time

Required for September 2021

Apply by 11.59pm Sunday 7th February 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an excellent, well-qualified and experienced class teacher to join our friendly and supportive team.

Holy Cross Preparatory School is an outstanding Catholic prep school with a caring and inclusive ethos. We are located just off Kingston Hill in a beautiful eight-acre site and offer first rate facilities including a performing arts and sports hall, tennis and netball courts, a sports pavilion and all weather pitches.

Our dedicated and committed team, work together to pursue excellence on every level. Our girls not only achieve academic excellence; many excel in sport, music and art while growing as happy, well-rounded, confident and curious young people.

We are looking for a fun and inspirational teacher to join us in our reception class to develop and support our pupils to achieve their full potential academically, spiritually, personally and physically. You will have first-hand experience of working with pupils in this key stage and possess good knowledge and understanding of the KS1 and EYFS curriculum requirements. Our teachers are hardworking, highly motivated and fully committed to life in a busy and thriving prep school.

We value our employees and can offer a competitive salary and benefit package, typically 18 weeks of non-teaching time per year and smaller classes of happy, well-behaved girls who are a pleasure to teach.

If you share our ethos, are passionate about teaching and would like to join our friendly and supportive team, please submit an application form to

Please contact Lindsey Banks, Deputy Bursar on 0208 942 0996 if you wish to discuss this exciting opportunity.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Applicants must produce evidence of their right to work in the UK.


Holy Cross Prep School is an equal opportunities employer and its policies, including the need to guard against false assumptions based on an applicant’s gender, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, disability, religion, age, marital status, working pattern, are followed at all stages of the selection procedure.