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

 

Deputy Head (Pastoral)

DEPUTY HEAD (Pastoral)

An excellent opportunity for a dynamic, ambitious individual to take on a key role in this leading independent day school from January/April 2018. 

The successful candidate will be responsible to the Headmistress for the leadership of substantial strategic aspects of the School.   He/She will also, as a member of the Senior Team, advise on all aspects of strategy, policy and resourcing. The person appointed will have vision, energy and the potential for their own Headship at a later stage. 

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 salary scale, with the role being paid according to experience and qualifications.

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 Headmistress’s PA, dbaum@nlcs.org.uk

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 applicant will be subject to a DBS check.

Closing date: Friday 27th October, 9.30am

Canons, Canons Drive, Edgware, Middlesex HA8 7RJ

 

Further particulars

Application form

Junior School Director of Music

JUNIOR SCHOOL DIRECTOR OF MUSIC

Required for April 2018

 

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding musician and inspirational teacher with choral expertise to lead and develop music in this lively forward looking Junior School.  The school has a strong musical tradition of excellence and is renowned for its award winning choirs and instrumentalists. 

 

Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, North London Collegiate School is a highly academic, independent girls’ day school set in a superb 30 acre site in which the Junior School enjoys modern, dedicated well-resourced facilities.

 

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; cvs alone will not be considered.  Please email your application to the Deputy Heads’ PA at deputyheadspa@nlcs.org.uk or by post to North London Collegiate School, Canons, Canons Drive, Edgware HA8 7RJ. 

 

Closing date for applications: Monday 30th October 

Further particulars 

Application Form 

Teaching Assistant KS2 (Maternity Cover)

Teaching Assistant KS2 (Maternity Cover)

To work 23 hours per week Monday to Friday, term time only, plus INSET, plus 3 additional days during the School holidays

Salary up to £13,157 per annum

An enthusiastic and flexible Teaching Assistant is required to join a friendly, lively and professional team. The successful applicant will enjoy working with children to support their learning and be computer literate. An NVQ level 3, or equivalent, and a first aid certificate is desirable. 

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. 

Interested candidates are invited to join staff at the School for a tea on Wednesday 27th September at 4.00pm. Please telephone Gill Mannion, PA to the Head of Junior School, on 0208 952 1276 to confirm attendance.  

Closing date for applications:  Monday, 2nd October (12 noon)

Provisional Interview Date:   Wednesday, 4th October 

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

After School Care Coordinator (Maternity Cover)

After School Care Coordinator (Maternity Cover)

To work from 2.45 pm to 5.45 pm Monday to Friday, term time only (34 weeks)

Salary from £8,573 per annum

We are seeking to appoint an After School Care Coordinator to join our friendly, lively and professional team. The After School Care provides creative play opportunities together with homework supervision for pupils from Reception to Year 6. 

The successful applicant will have experience of working with young children and a relevant Level 3 qualification. A current Paediatric First Aid certificate would be an advantage.   

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. 

Interested candidates are invited to join staff at the School for a tea on Wednesday 27th September at 4.00pm. Please telephone Gill Mannion, PA to the Head of Junior School, on 0208 952 1276 to confirm attendance.  

Closing date for applications:  Monday, 2nd October (12 noon)

Provisional Interview Date:   Wednesday, 4th October 

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 

Operations Administrator

Operations Administrator

To work 40 hours per week, term time only plus INSET and 25 additional days (39 working weeks)

Salary up to £24,447 per annum

We are looking to appoint an Operations Administrator to be responsible for the efficient administration of the School Coach service in conjunction with the Operations Manager. She/he will also provide administrative support to the organisers of School trips.

The successful applicant will have good written and verbal communication skills, strong IT skills and experience with databases and Microsoft Officer tools. Experience in an educational setting would be an advantage.

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:  Friday, 6th October (12 noon).

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

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