The School is seeking to appoint a well-qualified and experienced LAMDA Teacher, with a proven track record of excellence in the delivery of one-to-one and small group teaching which has guided young people successfully to the LAMDA examinations.
About Bristol Grammar School (BGS)
BGS is a large and thriving school with approximately 1,350 pupils aged between 4 to 18. We value our warm, vibrant and positive learning community, a place where pupils become accountable for themselves, responsible for others and empowered to have a voice and a role in the many activities and endeavours that make our School such a unique and exciting place.
To provide an exceptional and rounded education to those who might benefit from it, regardless of their background and financial means.
We welcome applicants from all communities, and particularly from individuals who may not previously have thought of applying to a school such as ours.
The School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.
Bristol Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. In accordance with our Child Protection Policy we are unable to process applications without a fully completed application form. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. All convictions, cautions and bind-overs, including those regarded as spent must be declared when applying. The applicant may post such a declaration in an envelope marked Private & confidential for the Headmaster which will only be opened should the candidate be shortlisted. The successful applicant must obtain List 99 clearance and DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) clearance at enhanced level.
About Bristol Grammar School
Bristol Grammar School is an independent co‐educational day school. The Headmaster is a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses’ Conference.
The School is a large and friendly community. There are nearly 1000 girls and boys in the Senior School (11‐18) and about 350 in the Junior and Infant Schools (4‐11). There is a flourishing Sixth Form of 300 students. Most students who join at aged 11 come from primary and preparatory schools within and around Bristol, about two fifths of the annual intake coming from our own Junior School. Around 40 students join at aged 16 and these come from a wide
range of state and independent schools within a 20‐mile radius.
The School has approximately 260 employees being a mix of teaching and support staff.
At BGS our ambition is to be exceptional in every facet of our provision. To that end every academic department focuses on providing an exceptional learning experience for every student and all staff seek to facilitate that learning.