Work with us

Teachers and support staff at NLCS find that working at one of the best schools in the UK is an enormously rewarding and motivating experience.

We aim to provide an ambitious education for all our students, and we employ passionate teachers who inspire our bright, curious and enthusiastic girls with a love of their subject.  

Support staff at North London occupy a range of vital and valued positions. The School’s ability to function and perform outstandingly well depends on the work our non-teaching staff do.

Check the list of current vacancies below. 

We teach a broad, flexible curriculum which goes beyond exam requirements. All staff participate in the vibrant extra-curricular life of the school, and we offer an extensive range of clubs, societies, exchanges and trips to a variety of locations around the world.

North London enjoys a great degree of academic success, which is a testament to the subject expertise and passion of the teachers who work here. We regularly feature at the very top of academic league tables. Whilst examination success is only part of the picture at NLCS, joining our team of teachers in this aspirational environment provides a first class career opportunity.

Find out more about some of our teachers

Professional development is a strong part of the culture at North London. Following the opening of our partner school, NLCS Jeju in South Korea, and a second school in Dubai, staff in the UK have opportunities to join the NLCS family and work abroad or visit our partner schools.

North London Collegiate School is committed to supporting colleagues that wish to begin a career in teaching, either as a first job following graduation or switching to teaching from another profession. We have an established partnership with the University of Buckingham through which we offer an on-the-job route to qualification, with no prior teaching experience required.

Staff Benefits include free school lunches which are provided during term time, free use of the swimming pool and fitness suite, and the school is a member of a BUPA group scheme. Staff also benefit from a 25% discount for their daughters attending NLCS. 

If you would like any further information, please contact Mr Paul Dwyer, Deputy Head Curriculum.

If you are applying for any of the posts listed on this page, please also download a copy of the following policy documents:

Current Vacancies

 

Head of Science

Head of Science

Required for April/September 2018

Following the appointment of the current post-holder to a Deputy Headship, we are seeking a dynamic and forward thinking Head of Science from Easter/September 2018.

Responsible for the oversight of curriculum and the standards of teaching and learning in Biology, Chemistry and Physics, as well as the broader promotion and support of STEM in all areas of the School, this is a hugely exciting role for an experienced Head of Department looking for their next challenge.

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate in the Sixth Form.

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

North London Collegiate School has its own generous salary scale.   A salary review is conducted each year.

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and completed application form to Heather Cade, Deputy Heads’ PA at deputyheadspa@nlcs.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 27th November 2017 at 4.00 pm

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Further Particulars

Application Form

Second in the History and Politics Department

Second in the history and politics department

Required for September 2018

 

An excellent opportunity for a well-qualified History graduate with an enthusiastic and dynamic approach to the study of History and Politics and a number of years’ experience in the profession.  A high level of commitment is essential as they will be expected to promote a real engagement with and interest in the subject and facilitate and encourage independent learning.  The chosen person will show a devotion to subject development within the department, a willingness to support the professional development of colleagues, as well as contribute to the extra-curricular provision of History and Politics.

 

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate in the Sixth Form.

 

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

 

North London Collegiate School has its own generous salary scale.   A salary review is conducted each year.  

 

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from the Deputy Heads’ PA:  deputyheadspa@nlcs.org.uk

 

Closing date for applications: Monday 27th November at 4.00 pm

 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Further particulars

Application Form

Teacher of Mathematics

TEACHER OF MATHEMATICS

Required for September 2018

 

An inspirational teacher of Mathematics is required to teach throughout the School from September 2018.  Suitable candidates will have the opportunity to teach a large Further Mathematics load, the International Baccalaureate, and be involved in Oxbridge preparation.  Suitable candidates may also be considered for further responsibilities within the Department. 

 

North London Collegiate School offers A Levels, Pre-U and the International Baccalaureate in the Sixth Form.

 

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is a highly academic girls’ independent day school which occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London.

 

North London Collegiate School has its own generous salary scale.   A salary review is conducted each year.

 

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which can be downloaded below or alternatively, you can request a copy of the form and further details from the Deputy Heads’ PA:  deputyheadspa@nlcs.org.uk

 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 29th November 2018 at 4.00 pm

 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.

Further particulars

Application Form 

Deputy Director of Development

Deputy Director of Development

To work 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday, year round

Salary from £38,027 to £41,974 per annum

The Deputy Director of Development will play a key role in the School’s fundraising and Development activities and will join us at the launch of a major capital campaign.  She/he will use their proven development and major donor fundraising experience, in any sector to focus on a number of specific fundraising channels and assist in the delivery of the School’s fundraising strategies.    

Please note that candidates must provide a CV and cover letter.  Please email your application to the HR Manager at NTSrecruit@nlcs.org.uk or send by post to North London Collegiate School, Canons, Canons Drive, Edgware HA8 7RJ

Closing date for applications:  Sunday, 29th October 2017 (5pm)

Interviews:  Tuesday, 14th November 2017

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.

Briefing Profile

Development Officer

Development Officer

To work 21 hours per week, year round

Salary up to £28,275 (prorated for a three-day week)

The Development Officer will support the Development team with a range of duties.  The management of the Raiser’s Edge database will be a particular focus and the successful candidate will have strong IT skills and interest in development of the database.  She/he should have experience of working in a fundraising environment, excellent attention to detail, research skills and good communication skills. 

Please note that candidates must complete an application form and provide a cover letter, CVs alone will not be considered.  Please email your application to the HR Manager at NTSrecruit@nlcs.org.uk or by post to North London Collegiate School, Canons, Canons Drive, Edgware HA8 7RJ

Closing date for applications:  Sunday, 29th October 2017 (5pm)

Interviews:  Thursday, 16th November 2017

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.

Briefing Profile

Application Form