La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls' School

1.0FTE RE Teacher

Required: September 2024

Salary: Inner London, MPS/UPS (£36,745 to £56,959 pro rata) pay award pending

Closing date: 12 noon on Wednesday, 24th April 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 looking for a suitably qualified individual with vision and energy to provide the highest possible standards of teaching and learning for all students in the teaching of RE.

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. ECTs are welcome to apply.

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.


Investing in you

  • Endless opportunities for CPD

  • Dedicated weekly mentor hour for ECTs and PGCE students

  • Cross-curricular working parties to develop teaching and learning and share best practice

  • Two weeks paid work for ECTs early start

  • Detailed induction programme for new staff

Rewarding you

  • Inner London weighting
  • Dedicated wellbeing programme
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Two-week October half-term holiday
  • Cycle-to-Work scheme
  • Long service awards


To apply, please complete the application and recruitment forms 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

Teacher Job Description

Consent to Obtain References Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 - Disclosure Form