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Broad-based eclectic curriculum is delivered by a talented teaching team, much praised by parents.
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Shrewsbury House is an academically rigorous school. The boys, from 7 -13, are able and will benefit from being stretched intellectually and nurtured pastorally.

Teaching at Shrewsbury House affords one the opportunity to prepare boys for some of the most competitive world-class senior schools. The following schools are regular destinations for our boys: Charterhouse, Cranleigh School, Eton College, Epsom College, Hampton School, Harrow School, King’s College School (Wimbledon), Kingston Grammar, Radley College, Reed’s School, Shrewsbury School, St John’s School, St. Paul’s School, The Royal Grammar School (Guildford), Tonbridge School, Wellington College, Winchester College and Westminster School. We recruit subject specialists who have experience in a variety of different spheres. Opportunities for extensive CPD abound and staff members are encouraged to attend a course regularly.

Teaching at Shrewsbury House is not for the faint-hearted and it will only suit those who are committed to delivering a world class education and genuinely love what they do. Teaching at Shrewsbury House is about empowering boys and creating an environment in which everybody is somebody and where boys are prepared for life, not just for a future school. We cater for the academically gifted as well as all-rounder candidates.

Shrewsbury House is committed to providing the very highest standard of teaching and pastoral care possible. Our staff is dedicated and incredibly generous with time, going to great lengths to ensure that each boy settles in quickly, is well looked after and happy at school.

We recognise that our teachers are our greatest asset, and therefore, ensure that our recruitment, induction, training and opportunities for growth, are designed to recruit and retain staff who are experts in their field. 


Shrewsbury House School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of an enhanced DBS [Disclosure and Barring Service] disclosure, satisfactory references, medical clearance and proof of legal right to work in the UK.


Shrewsbury House School is an equal opportunities employer and its policies, including the need to guard against false assumptions based on an applicant’s gender, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, disability, religion, age, marital status, working pattern, are followed at all stages of the selection procedure.

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  • Vacancy for Gap Student – predominantly academics; some sport provision

    Shrewsbury House School -  IAPS Day Preparatory School for 320 boys aged 7 - 13

    Average class size 15.  Maximum class size 18. c.43 full time teachers

    Has a vacancy for a Gap student for the Spring and Summer Terms

    Shrewsbury House School in Surbiton is looking to appoint one further Gap student to join the team starting in January 2018 – July 2018.  This Gap student would be involved in supporting the following subject areas:  Sports, Maths, English, Art and DT plus other subjects.  Also giving support to certain year groups.  The Gap student would also be expected to become involved in and provide support to the wider community of the school.

    Job description, information on the school and application form can be found on the School’s external The salary is approximately £7,500 per year for the full year. The role is term time only.  Applications should be emailed to the Human Resources Department at If you live locally to the School, this might be just the right role for you. The closing date is 5pm on Friday 23rd June 2017, but applicants will be considered as they are received and the school reserves the right to appoint at any point during the application process. Interviews will take place as soon as possible.

    Job description for Gap Student 

Broad-based eclectic curriculum is delivered by a talented teaching team, much praised by parents.
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