Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated English Teacher at St Mary’s Senior School. St Mary’s Colchester is a highly successful independent day school for girls aged 3-16 years and boys aged 3-4 years, a member of the Girls’ Schools Association, the Independent Association of Prep Schools, the Independent Schools Association and the prestigious Round Square organisation.

The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic and suitably qualified teacher who is responsible for the teaching, learning and achievement of students, whilst working to fulfil the overall aims of the School by inspiring students to be the best they can be within a nurturing and supporting environment. The post holder will be expected to carry out the professional duties of a teacher to secure the highest standards of learning and achievement for students within an atmosphere where students feel challenged, valued, safe and secure.

St Mary’s is proud of its excellent customer service and expects all staff to maintain its high standards as well as participating in the life of the school.

For further information about this post, please email or telephone Emma Lucraft, HR & Compliance Officer on 01206 594169. To apply, please download and complete the Application form at the bottom of the Vacancies page, and return it to the school as a scan by email to, or by post For the Attention of the HR & Compliance Officer, St Mary’s School, 91 Lexden Road, Colchester, Essex CO3 3RB.