Vacancies

We are always interested in receiving CVs as we believe that great teachers come from many different backgrounds. Many of the best teachers come from careers outside teaching. We have a diverse and cosmopolitan team of teachers and welcome applications from both overseas and the UK.

HCH is the top ISA school for GCSE results (85% grades 9/8/7 in July 2018) We are also no.1 on the ISC’s table of ‘small independent schools’. We are a fast-growing school, with pupil numbers increasing each year.

Both full and part-time posts often become available at Hampton Court House. If you believe that you have the potential to be a great teacher at HCH, please contact our HR department at reception@hchnet.co.uk

 

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

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Current openings

Art Technician

An Art Technician post has opened in the Art Department at Hampton Court House. We are a small but flourishing department in a creative and high achieving school.

The post will be from 9.30 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday. The ideal candidate would have prior experience as a technician in an art department... but this is not essential. They should be familiar with art and photographic equipment.

We are seeking a pro-active individual who is able to prioritise and think on their feet.

The deadline for applications is Monday 7th January 2019.

Applicants should apply by sending a cover letter, a completed Hampton Court House application form and a CV to Eve Blackwood, Head of Art and Photography.

For a full job description please email Eve on eb@hchnet.co.uk.

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Part-time Teacher of Computer Science

Hampton Court House has an established reputation for computing and programming. Computing is taught as a specialist subject from Year 5.

We seek an authoritative and enthusiastic ICT and computing maestro with the skill and personality to assist in the further development of the school’s computing... and programming culture.

The successful candidate will have a strong background in computer science and must be a self-aware individual with outstanding interpersonal skills, and able to inspire our boys and girls with a love of programming and computing.

The position is up to 70% of full-time, Tuesday to Friday with a half day on Thursday, to start as soon as possible.

The successful candidate will have a wide range of interests, and will be able to contribute to the high cultural and intellectual ethos of the School. Applications are equally welcome from teachers with some years’ experience and from new entrants to the profession. All of our teachers are expected to contribute enthusiastically to the wider life of the school.

Hampton Court House School is committed to creating an environment of success for all our children through effective teaching, reinforcement of strong values and standards, and keeping the child at the centre of everything we do. We are hugely pleased and humbled to have received the Independent Schools Council’s award of ‘Top small independent school’ this year, with 85% A*/A (9-7) at GCSE and over 50% A*/A at A-Level. However, none of this happens without the dedication and professionalism of both staff and student alike. At Hampton Court House, you are the deliverers of this success and will be supported completely, both personally and professionally, to achieve these life-changing outcomes.

If you would like to discuss informally further details of the post, please contact the Head of Computer Science, Sel Shah, by email (sms@hchnet.co.uk) or telephone (020 8614 0865).

Completed applications should be sent to Yvonne Johnson at yrj@hchnet.co.uk.

Salary – negotiable dependent on experience and qualifications.
Deadline for applications – Wednesday 9 January 2019.

A generous fee reduction is available on tuition fees for the children of all members of staff at Hampton Court House.

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Teacher of Chemistry

Hampton Court House is a fast-growing independent school situated in beautiful riverside parkland between Richmond and Hampton in southwest London.

Hampton Court House has 240 pupils from Nursery through to Year 12. Our Sixth Form opened in September 2015.

Class sizes at A level are very small and our... students are of a high calibre looking towards Oxbridge and other Russell Group universities.

We seek a charismatic communicator to teach in our science department in the senior section and to inspire our children with the beauty of chemistry, and help all of them to gain satisfaction from appropriate scientific achievements.

We are looking for well-qualified scientists, who will be able to inspire enthusiasm in our pupils and help to promote the high cultural and academic ethos of the School. We are able to offer a significantly reduced timetable and training support for new entrants to the profession. All of our teachers are expected to contribute enthusiastically to the wider life of the School.

Hampton Court House School is committed to creating an environment of success for all our children through effective teaching, reinforcement of strong values and standards, and keeping the child at the centre of everything we do. We are hugely pleased and humbled to have received the Independent Schools Council’s award of ‘Top small independent school’ this year, with 85% A*/A (9-7) at GCSE and over 50% A*/A at A-Level. However, none of this happens without the dedication and professionalism of both staff and student alike. At Hampton Court House, you are the deliverers of this success and will be supported completely, both personally and professionally, to achieve these life-changing outcomes.

If you would like to discuss informally further details of the post, please contact the Head of Science, Abigail Howard, by email (anh@hchnet.co.uk) or telephone (020 8614 0865).

Deadline for applications: 14 October 2018.
Interviews to be held on 17 October 2018.
Start Date – January 2019.
Salary – negotiable dependent on experience and qualifications.

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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A generous fee reduction is available on tuition fees for the children of all members of staff at Hampton Court House. There is also an on-site daycare centre for parents of younger children which has been set up specifically for the children of the staff body.
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Part-time Childminder

To start ASAP – Tuesday-Thursday during term time and INSET days only.

Hampton Court House is a growing independent school situated in beautiful riverside parkland between Richmond and Hampton in South West London.

We are looking to appoint a dedicated and enthusiastic childcare professional to work... in our Daycare Centre and Early Years. The role will involve a mix of work in the daycare and providing after school care to children in the pre-Prep section of the school. The Daycare Centre caters to a small group of children ranging in age from 3 – 36 months. Currently there are six children, mostly children of teachers in the school.

While candidates do not need to be qualified at the time of application, anyone appointed will be expected to acquire a minimum level three qualification in Early Years Education. There will be considerable room for professional development as part of this role.

If you would like to discuss the role informally, please contact Anne-Francoise Ropert, Head of Early Years by email at afr@hchnet.co.uk.

Completed applications should be sent to Anne-Francoise Ropert by email afr@hchnet.co.uk.

Salary – negotiable dependent on experience and qualifications.
Hours – typically from 8am until 5.30 pm, occasionally a later start and finish is required
Deadline for applications – we will be interviewing as applications come in.

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Head of Sport

Hampton Court House is seeking an outstanding individual to lead its sport and physical education department. The school occupies a three-hectare site within landscaped grounds situated opposite Hampton Court Palace, adjacent to Bushy Park. There are 250 day pupils from pre-school through to year 13....

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Head of Sixth Form Admissions & Outreach

The successful applicant will be a highly effective and efficient communicator, with exceptional organisational skills and a clear vision of how best to achieve the stated aims of the school, whilst remaining open to new ideas and developments. The Sixth Form Admissions Tutor will have a thorough understanding... of the Sixth Form independent market, and will be proactive and imaginative in terms of recruiting able candidates to the school, from both the UK and overseas


There are high ambitions for the school and the successful applicant will join a highly motivated and passionate team, working in a friendly atmosphere which moves with great momentum and energy, without forsaking the personal touch.
Our Sixth Form is the subject of intense media attention because of our pioneering work in advocating a ‘later start’ for older teenagers; the successful candidate must of course share this commitment.

Completed applications should be sent to Yvonne Johnson at yrj@hchnet.co.uk.

Salary – negotiable dependent on experience and qualifications.
Deadline for applications – 1st July 2018.

A generous fee reduction is available on tuition fees for the children of all members of staff at Hampton Court House.

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Job Description – Head of Sixth Form Admissions and Outreach

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Teacher of Science

Hampton Court House is a fast-growing independent school situated in beautiful riverside parkland between Richmond and Hampton in southwest London.

Hampton Court House has 240 pupils from Nursery through to Year 12. Our Sixth Form opened in September 2015.

Class sizes at A level are very small and our... students are of a high calibre looking towards Oxbridge and other Russell Group universities.

We seek a charismatic communicator to teach in our science department from January 2019. Hampton Court House is an all-through school and candidates will have the opportunity to teach Science to Year 5 upwards, and your subject specialism to GCSE and A level.

We are looking for well-qualified scientists, who will be able to inspire enthusiasm in our pupils and help to promote the high cultural and academic ethos of the School. We are able to offer a significantly reduced timetable and training support for new entrants to the profession. All of our teachers are expected to contribute enthusiastically to the wider life of the School.

Hampton Court House School is committed to creating an environment of success for all our children through effective teaching, reinforcement of strong values and standards, and keeping the child at the centre of everything we do. We are hugely pleased and humbled to have received the Independent Schools Council’s award of ‘Top small independent school’ this year, with 85% A*/A (9-7) at GCSE and over 50% A*/A at A-Level. However, none of this happens without the dedication and professionalism of both staff and student alike. At Hampton Court House, you are the deliverers of this success and will be supported completely, both personally and professionally, to achieve these life-changing outcomes.

If you would like to discuss informally further details of the post, please contact the Head of Science, Abigail Howard, by email (anh@hchnet.co.uk) or telephone (020 8614 0865).

Deadline for applications: 14 October 2018
Interviews to be held on 17 October 2018
Start Date – January 2019
Salary – negotiable dependent on experience and qualifications

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Download the Application Form

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