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Working at Newstead Wood School

Our highly skilled staff are integral to delivering a high quality education our students. You will see from this website a glimpse into life at Newstead Wood School and what a pleasure it is to work here. Our students demand the best from their teachers and their enquiring mind and enthusiasm pose us with new questions and conundrums every day. Newstead Wood School provides a purposeful work environment and we seek to recruit and retain dynamic and inspirational staff  that share in our vision and commitment.


We can offer flexible working and offer a wide range of CPD opportunities for staff. Our staff are part of the PerkBox scheme and have access to funded MA level study. We have a thriving Talent Management scheme where staff benefit from opportunities across the United Learning Group of schools. 


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and we select staff that understand and share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and 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.


We particularly welcome applications from BAME candidates as they are currently under-represented at Newstead Wood School. 


When vacancies become available the application pack and form will be made available to download from this page. Please note that we reserve the right to close any vacancy early should there be a good response to the advert. Applicants are strongly advised to apply early to avoid disappointment. 


Our HR Manager, manages all our recruitment and is the first point of contact for anyone applying to work at the school. 

Telephone:           01689 853626

Email:                  recruitment@newsteadwood.co.uk

Address:               Newstead Wood School, Avebury Rd, Orpington. BR6 9SA


Current Vacancies

Science Teacher - For more information click here

Head of PE- For more information click here

We welcome prospective CV's at any time, particularly from applicants in Maths and Science. 


Application Forms

Application Form - Teaching

Application Form - Non-teaching


Please do not hesitate to contact us should you require any further information about any of the vacancies. 


United Learning group vacancies can be found on the United Learning Careers website.

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