Scholarships question

We’re recruiting!

We have an exciting opportunity to welcome a new teacher, to join our fantastic staff team at Hunter Hall School. A specialism in humanities and/or mathematics would be beneficial, but not essential.We are looking for an individual that is personable, organised, and enjoys working with children. Subject to satisfactory references and relevant qualifications, the position will be full time- Monday to Friday.

Why apply?

Rated ‘Excellent’ by ISI (2022), Hunter Hall is a school like no other. Housed in 19th century farm buildings in the Eden Valley on the outskirts of Penrith, we provide children with the space and support they need to learn, grow and become the best they can be. An independent school for boys and girls aged 3 to 11 years we offer a different approach to preparatory education.

Our dedicated subject specialist teachers work together to ensure every child reaches their potential. Inspiring them to learn in a supportive, caring, homely environment. Everything we do at Hunter Hall School has one purpose – to enable children to discover and embrace the joy of learning.

A small school that achieves big results. We’ve some of the smallest class sizes in Cumbria so our children receive the time, attention and guidance they need to flourish. Our 11 year olds consistently achieve outstanding examination results year- on-year and, because we’re not tied, our leavers go on to wide range of high quality secondary schools across the county and beyond.

Hunter Hall School provides a unique learning environment. Bringing together modern teaching techniques in a tranquil rural setting we are continually investing in our facilities in order to stimulate young minds. And, because the school is situated next to a working farm and only a short distance from Lake District National Park, our children have regular access to a wide variety of outdoor learning and activities.

To apply, complete the application form below. For an informal discussion regarding the position, email office@hunterhall.cumbria.sch.uk 

All applications will be acknowledged by email. If you have not received acknowledgment that your application has been received within two working days of sending it, please contact the school office by telephone.

Closing date for applications – 1pm Thursday 11 May

Interviews – Monday and Tuesday 22 and 23 May

Start date: Autumn Term – September 2023

For an application form and further details, including job description for this post, please see our website www.hunterhall.co.uk or telephone our office on 01768 891291 for further details.

Note: The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS and other safeguarding checks. Hunter Hall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.