We are currently recruiting for:

KS2 Class Teacher for September 2019

We are looking for an inspirational and energetic practitioner to teach in KS2. The ability and enthusiasm to teach across all subjects is essential but also to have a specialism in English. The post also involves the form tutor role.  The successful candidate will be primary trained with a degree and/or an appropriate teaching qualification.
The post is offered on a full-time basis.
At Edge Grove we are looking for excellent teaching skills, drive, imagination and the ability to motivate pupils in order to bring out the best in them. The person appointed will work well in a team and show initiative when working with colleagues and pupils.

Please click here for the full information pack.  Application forms are available below.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9.00 am on Friday 26th April 2019.  Applications must be sent to hr@edgegrove.com

Early Years Class Teacher for September 2019

We are looking for an inspirational and energetic practitioner to teach in our Early Years classes based in the Pre Prep.  The successful candidate will be primary trained with a degree and/or an appropriate teaching qualification. It is essential that the successful candidate has experience of working within an Early Years environment.

The Pre Prep Department consists of the Early Years Foundation Stage (Nursery and Reception) and KS1 (years 1 and 2) and occupies secure and well-resourced accommodation within the main school site, sharing many of the facilities with the older school years. The School’s Pre School (Nursery) is situated nearby in Aldenham Village in a separate environment for up to 40 children.

Please click here for the full information pack.  Applications forms are available below.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9.00 am on Friday 26th April 2019.  Applications must be sent to hr@edgegrove.com


Teaching at Edge Grove

Are you:

  • An outstanding teacher able to enthuse and inspire our pupils?
  • An approachable, engaging role model with high expectations of all pupils?
  • An excellent practitioner able to teach across all ability levels?
  • Competent in the use of ICT and willing to develop its usage?
  • Willing to engage in all aspects of the School’s activities and ethos?

Do you have:

  • Strong organisational skills including the ability to meet deadlines?
  • A willingness to raise the standard of teaching and learning within the school?
  • The aptitude to provide professional leadership and management for a specific subject department to secure high quality teaching, effective use of resources and improved standards of learning and achievement for all pupils.
  • The enthusiasm, skill and ability to make a positive contribution to this motivated and “excellent” team?
  • The ability to make a real difference?

We aim to support, empower and challenge all our staff in an inspiring and innovative environment.

Rated “Excellent” across all areas in 2015 by ISI, we are looking for teachers who can match our ambition to be “exceptional” in all we do.

Edge Grove School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.


We always welcome applications from qualified teachers seeking to develop their career in a dynamic and rewarding independent prep school environment. If that matches your career aspirations, do please send your CV and accompanying letter to hr@edgegrove.com


Application Form: If completing by hand please download and return the PDF version. If completing electronically please download and return the Word version:

  1. PDF version
  2. Word version

Gap Student Placements

We have now recruited all gap placements to commence in 2019. For placements to commence in January 2020 click here: Gap Student Placements


Recruitment, Selection and Disclosures Policy

Edge Grove School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.  Please click here for our Recruitment, Selection and Disclosures Policy.


Pay Policy for Academic Staff

Edge Grove operates its own competitive teachers’ pay scale policy.  Please click here for the full policy.