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Teacher of Economics

Required January 2018   

We are seeking a dynamic, well qualified individual to teach Economics at A Level in our thriving boarding school. The post would suit either a graduate, an experienced teacher seeking an exciting challenge or someone who has worked in a related field and wishes to move into teaching. The opportunity to undertake School Direct training may be available. The ability to teach Business Studies or Politics or run Enterprise activities would be an advantage but is not essential.

Benenden offers its own generous pay structure, responsibility allowances and benefits.  All staff joining the school are eligible to apply for on-site accommodation.

Benenden School is an independent boarding school for girls, founded in 1923 and situated in 240 acres of beautiful parkland in rural Kent. At present, there are 548 girls in the School. A considerable amount of new building has been completed in recent years, including a Science Centre, an all-weather pitch, Sports Pavilion and staff housing.

Meals are provided to staff whilst on duty. The School’s leisure facilities, including a fitness gym and swimming pool are available for staff to use. 

For more information and to apply, please download the application pack below.  Completed applications to Mrs J Card, Head of HR & Compliance, Benenden School, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 4AA by 9:00am on 27 September. Interviews will be held w/c 9 October.


Application Pack


The post-holder will be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children with whom he/she comes into contact.  He/She must ensure compliance with the School’s Child Protection Policy Statement at all times.  This appointment will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks.

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