Prep Teacher

Temporary – Fixed term contract: January to July 2024

(0.8 fte over five days)


Chorister School, Durham Cathedral Schools Foundation invites applications for a suitably qualified, exceptional teacher to teach in our Prep Department (Upper Key Stage 2, Year 5/6).

This position will suit an experienced or recently qualified teacher who is enthusiastic and creative in their approach to teaching and learning and who demonstrates a commitment to high quality education and expectations.

The successful candidate will be willing to contribute to the life of our busy, thriving school. In your application, please state your particular areas of interest and strengths within the primary curriculum.

The post is 0.8 fte over five days. It is a temporary, fixed term contract for the Spring and Summer terms of this academic year. The position has arisen due to increasing numbers on roll.

Hours of Work

Monday – Friday: Core School day hours 8.15 – 4.10pm, duty rota for After School Duties and Supervised Prep.

Durham Cathedral School Foundation term time inc. INSET days.

Salary: Durham Cathedral Schools Salary scale (dependent on experience)

For more details please find the job description here

For more details on the school and position please find our booklet here.

Full details of the post and the application process can be found on our website or by contacting our HR department [email protected]

Closing date for applications:  Thursday 30 November 2023, noon

Interviews:   Tuesday 5 December 2023

Durham Cathedral Schools Foundation is committed to promoting the safeguarding of children and expects all employees to share this commitment. Any job offer will be made subject to satisfactory checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure. Durham Cathedral Schools Foundation is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of age, gender, race, religion, disability or sexual orientation.