La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls' School

1.0FTE Media Studies Subject Lead

Required:  September 2024


Salary: Inner London Main Pay Range, Points M1 to U3 (£36,745 to £56,959) plus a TLR allowance of £5,441 per annum


Closing date: 12 noon on Monday, 11th March 2024


La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School is an ambitious, collaborative, diverse and dynamic school where innovative teaching and learning is the norm, and everyone’s talents and aspirations are recognised, developed, and rewarded.   The school has 1,200 students (incl. 365 students in the 6th Form) on roll.

The school achieved its third consecutive ‘Outstanding’ rating by Ofsted in December 2023.

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational teacher to lead our high achieving Media Studies. This is an exciting opportunity to join an outstanding school in its drive for excellence and continuous improvement and we are looking for applicants who have a proven record of accomplishment of success, have a positive approach and are determined to make a difference to the lives of our young people.


Central to our offer is a community and environment that nurtures, challenges and supports, which fosters the expertise of our staff and allows us to offer a broad and innovative curriculum, to inspire learning at every level.


La Retraite is underpinned by the commitment of staff.  By joining our team, you join a team of dedicated, like-minded, passionate colleagues in a welcoming staff body and our Catholic ethos welcomes students and staff of all faiths and none. If you believe you can add to our outstanding team, we would love to hear from you.

Should you wish to apply please complete the recruitment pack and email to To organise an informal visit please contact Mrs S Silva, Business Manager (HR & Finance) on 020 8673 5644 extension 159.


La Retraite R.C Girls’ School is committed to Safer Recruitment and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.



The successful candidate will be subject to Online Search, Social Media check and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check. Further information about the disclosure can be found at 

Application Form Teacher

Media Studies Subject Leader JD

Asylum and Immigration pre employment declaration

Consent to Obtain References Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form