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Kassim Darwish Grammar School for Boys

Educating Tomorrow's Leaders

Part-time 0.5 FTE Teacher of Urdu

We are looking for a qualified teacher of Urdu to join our successful team from September 2018. The successful candidate will work in a caring and energetic school with distinctive ethos. You will be required to teach classes at KS3 and/or KS4 and will be expected to contribute to maintaining the high standards of this successful department.

K D (Kassim Darwish) is an independent Grammar School for 150 boys aged 11-16 situated in South Manchester. Although comprehensive in intake, its results are exceptionally high. In the GCSE Performance tables, the school features consistently amongst the highest performing boys’ schools in Manchester.  With small class sizes of around 15 students, teachers have the opportunity to enable each boy to reach his full potential.  KD is a faith school, with a caring inclusive ethos based on Islamic values, open to students of all backgrounds.

Applicants who are able to offer a second subject should outline this in their letter of application. There is a possibility of a full-time post for a candidate who can offer a suitable second subject.

This post is open to both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

KD is a member of the Independent Schools Association

KD Grammar School for Boys is at an exciting stage of its development. If you are as passionate and motivated by this challenge as we are, and think this might be the role for you, please download an application form and job description from our school website at You can also contact our Bursar (Eunice Lieu) by email on for further details and if you would like to visit the school too.

Completed Applications should be returned with a supporting statement (maximum 2 A4 pages) to the Bursar via email at

Closing date for applications: Friday 8 June 2018 at 12pm

Starting salary is dependent on qualifications, skills and experience and will range from £19680 - £25,585 per annum (pro rata for part time).

KD Grammar School for Boys is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.