St Nicholas’ School is a thriving, forward-looking independent day school for girls aged 3-16 and boys 3–7. 

In an environment where spontaneity and happiness are nurtured, St Nicholas' is a special place where pupils and teachers alike enjoy and cherish learning.

Thank you for your interest in working at St Nicholas' School, please find below our current vacancies. 

St Nicholas’ School has an outstanding reputation for high academic achievement, excellent pastoral care and a wide range of enrichment opportunities. 

French and Spanish Teacher

Salary:  Competitive
Job type:  Full Time or Part Time, Permanent
Start date: September 2024
Closing Date:  16th February 2024

St Nicholas’ School seeks to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and well-organised French and Spanish teacher, who will contribute to a vibrant and successful department. You will be joining an established, supportive and successful department, within one of the top schools nationally. You will have a vision for further development of this area of learning in girls’ education.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic teacher of French and Spanish, who is passionate about teaching. Modern Foreign Languages is a valued and popular subject and qualification amongst our School community. The successful candidate will be required to teach junior and senior pupils up to GCSE level.

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching French and Spanish to pupils of all abilities across key stages 2, 3 and 4. There is an expectation that the full-time postholder will also be a form tutor and everyone is expected to contribute to the wider life of the School, through clubs and extra-curricular activities.

Benefits include:

  • A remission of fees for a child attending the school.
  • Option to enter into employer defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Lunch is provided free of charge during term time.
  • Onsite parking.
  • School holiday entitlement.

Job Description

Person Specification

We will be interviewing on a rolling basis and reserve the right to close the vacancy when a suitable candidate has been appointed, early applications are recommended to avoid disappointment.

For full details of this vacancy and to submit an application, please visit  our TES Careers page for more information using the link below.  Please note applications will only be accepted via the TES Application Form.


St Nicholas' School is an equal opportunities employer.

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. Applicants are required to read our Child Protection and Safeguarding PolicySafer Recruitment and Selection Policy and Privacy Notice For Job Candidates before submitting their application.

All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including references from past employers, complete a criminal records self-declaration form and an Enhanced DBS check.