Career Opportunities

St. Lawrence College takes enormous pride in its teaching and support staff, who are the school’s most precious resource.

Staff at St. Lawrence College enjoy an outstanding working environment with access to top quality training and support.

Our school takes a proactive and vigorous approach to safeguarding the security and wellbeing of its pupils. Consequently, full background checks will always be pursued before any applicant is employed by the school. Moreover, every applicant for any position will be sent the school’s Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy.

When seeking to recruit, St. Lawrence College will employ by advertising openings in the appropriate media as well in this section of the school website.

We welcome applications from qualified, passionate, driven people, who would like to join our community and help us to achieve our goals. Such individuals should email us and attach their CV and covering letter (both in English).

Any CV sent to the school will be handled in confidence according to the school’s Privacy Policy.

Teachers of secondary/senior school subjects should submit an up-to-date CV and covering letter, in English, to  careers@slc.gr addressed to Mr Phil Holden, The Headmaster of St. Lawrence College.

Teachers or classroom assistants for Early Years or the primary/junior school should submit an up-to-date CV and covering letter, in English, to  careers@slc.gr addressed to Ms Shona Good, The Headmistress of the Junior School of St. Lawrence College.

 St. Lawrence College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, local authorities and the Disclosure and Barring Service in the UK.

Teacher of English as an Additional Language (EAL) to Key Stages 3 and 4

Teacher of English as an Additional Language (EAL) to Key Stages 3 and 4

Maternity Cover position of 12 months’ duration; January 2023-January 2024

The position

St. Lawrence College, Athens, Greece is currently seeking to recruit a suitably qualified and experienced teacher of English as an Additional Language as part of the EAL department in the school, to be employed as a full-time maternity leave cover for one year, January 2023-January 2024.

Brief Job description

The successful applicant will be responsible for the teaching of English as an Additional Language to pupils in Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. He or she will work closely with the current Head of the EAL Department in all areas of the planning and delivery of English as an Additional Language, including strengthening the schemes of work, creating and sourcing teaching aids, developing and implementing assessment tasks, and supporting pupils as they move from their EAL programme into the full British educational programme that the majority of pupils are following at St. Lawrence College. The successful candidate will also teach a Year 11 English as a Second Language IGCSE class, fully supported by colleagues in the English department.

St. Lawrence College places great importance on the excellence of the delivery of pastoral care and on the provision of extracurricular activities for all pupils. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to these vital spheres of British education fully and with enthusiasm.

Brief person specification

In addition to appropriate teaching qualifications and, preferably, experience teaching English as an Additional Language in a British school, the successful applicant will possess outstanding subject knowledge, excellent communication skills and the stamina to realise continual improvement of the teaching of this subject.

The successful applicant will be available to work from Monday 9th January 2023. This is a maternity cover position lasting a minimum of 12 months.

Remuneration

Our new teacher of English as an Additional Language will receive a competitive salary by standards of British education in Greece plus Christmas, Easter and summer bonuses and other benefits. The successful applicant will work alongside friendly and supportive colleagues across our 20-acre school campus set in the stunning natural surroundings of the suburbs in southern Athens.

Application

A full recruitment pack is attached to this advertisement, containing 1. An introduction to the position. 2. A full job description. 3. A full person specification. 4. The St. Lawrence College ‘Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy’. 5. The St. Lawrence College Data Privacy Policy and 6. An electronic application form. Interested applicants should complete and return the application form as an attachment to the Headmaster, Phil Holden, at careers@slc.gr to arrive by 09.00am (Athens time) on Monday 17th October 2022.

Interested individuals should note that the school reserves the right to interview exceptional applicants and appoint to this position ahead of the deadline. Interested individuals are therefore encouraged to submit completed applications as soon as possible.

Applicants should note that the pdf application form should be saved to a device before being completed and returned.

St. Lawrence College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.

Closing Date:
Monday, October 17, 2022

Teaching Vacancies

Teacher of ICT to pupils in Key Stages 3 and 4

Teacher of ICT to pupils in Key Stages 3 and 4

A full-time teaching position with an immediate start

The position

Due to growth of pupil numbers, and the need to expand the number of teaching staff as a consequence, St. Lawrence College, Athens, Greece is currently seeking to recruit a suitably qualified and experienced teacher of ICT to join the ICT department in the senior school. The successful candidate will start at the earliest opportunity and no later than January 2023.

Brief Job description

The successful applicant will be responsible for the teaching of ICT to pupils in Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. He or she will work closely with the current Head of the ICT department in all areas of the planning and delivery of ICT, including strengthening the schemes of work, creating and sourcing teaching aids, developing and implementing assessment tasks, and preparing pupils who select ICT as one of their IGCSE options choices.

St. Lawrence College places great importance on the excellence of the delivery of pastoral care and on the provision of extracurricular activities for all pupils. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to these vital spheres of British education fully and with enthusiasm.

Brief person specification

In addition to appropriate teaching qualifications and, preferably, experience teaching ICT in a British school, the successful applicant will possess outstanding subject knowledge, excellent communication skills and the stamina to realise continual improvement of the teaching of this subject.

The successful applicant will be available to work from the earliest opportunity. We recognise that some candidates may need to give notice to their current employer, however, and so a starting date as late as Monday 9th January 2023 can be agreed for an exceptional candidate.

Remuneration

Our new teacher of ICT will receive a competitive salary by standards of British education in Greece plus Christmas, Easter and summer bonuses and other benefits. The successful applicant will work alongside friendly and supportive colleagues across our 20-acre school campus set in the stunning natural surroundings of the suburbs in southern Athens.

Application

A full recruitment pack is attached to this advertisement, containing 1. An introduction to the position. 2. A full job description. 3. A full person specification. 4. The St. Lawrence College ‘Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy’. 5. The St. Lawrence College Data Privacy Policy and 6. An electronic application form. Interested applicants should complete and return the application form as an attachment to the Headmaster, Phil Holden, at careers@slc.gr 

Interested individuals should note that the school will invite strong candidates for immediate interview (in person or online) and will appoint the right person without delay. Interested individuals are therefore encouraged to submit completed applications as soon as possible.

Applicants should note that the pdf application form should be saved to a device before being completed and returned.

St. Lawrence College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers

Closing Date:
Tuesday, November 01, 2022