The School Proprietors wish to appoint an outstanding, energetic and enthusiastic teacher to join our dedicated team at Farrowdale House Independent Preparatory School.

This post provides an excellent opportunity to work in a small high quality environment and to become part of a highly motivated team.  Our children are central to all that we do and our staff are motivated, friendly and committed to providing nothing but the very best for every child.

For this post we are looking for an experienced teacher who:

Is an outstanding classroom practitioner who is committed to developing pupil potential and raising achievement

Will be able to inspire and motivate children to achieve their potential

Will be a strong team player and work hard

Will be fully involved in the life of the school and the community

Will be an excellent communicator with creativity and enthusiasm


Farrowdale House is a warm and welcoming school which is committed to the welfare and pastoral care of its pupils. All staff aim to bring out the best in each child and have high expectations of achievement and behaviour.

We can offer:
Well behaved, motivated and happy learners

A caring, inclusive ethos

An enthusiastic and committed staff team

A leadership team committed to continual school improvement

Small class sizes

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

An application form is available below and returnable to

Farrowdale House Farrow Street, Shaw, Oldham OL2 7AD or by email to  by 6pm on Monday 17th June 2024.

Application Form 2024

Job description & Personal Spec




01706 844533