Staff Recruitment

A Positive Learning Environment that Inspires a Passion for Learning so that Every Student Progresses and Thrives.

At Copthall, all staff, whether in teaching or support roles, are highly valued and their contribution to our students is appreciated by the whole school community. The school provides an environment for staff to thrive and develop professionally, whilst enhancing the experience of Copthall students.

Our current vacancies are detailed below.

We encourage candidates to take advantage of our Virtual Tour below.

School ~ Virtual Tour

Candidate Letter Teaching Application Form

Non-Teaching / Support Role Application

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Why I Love Working At Copthall School ...

I love working at Copthall because it makes me happy.
Simply, my year group always like to chat to me, it keeps things fresh and I love to know how they are doing in general education and lives. Staff are fantastic – there is a real family feel at Copthall we look after each other, Line Management is incredibly supportive and whilst we all have high standards and clear accountability hurdles are overcome together. We listen to students and families, and in turn we are listened to. The school vision of excellent education for all is alive at Copthall!
Mrs E Hinski, Head of Year 8 / Curriculum Leader of Physical Education


I feel incredibly supported by the nurturing environment, where encouragement and collaboration are integral, empowering me to thrive both personally and professionally. The unwavering support from colleagues and mentors amplifies my confidence, allowing me to tackle challenges with assurance and enthusiasm.
Miss Depala, Maths teacher /Numeracy Coordinator


I love working at Copthall because of the supportive nature of the staff and the fact that the students genuinely value doing well in their subjects! 
Miss C McIntyre, Head of Year 7

I love working at Copthall school because of its strong believe that all students have the potential to succeed and its fostering a crucial thirst for knowledge which aligns perfectly with my own beliefs about education. I am eager to be part of a team that inspires students to embrace challenges, learn from mistakes, and constantly strive for personal growth and development. I love that at Copthall each student receives the personalised attention and support they need to reach their full potential.
Mrs. M.Bloch, Cover Supervisor

I love the Copthall school community as it is just so caring, supportive and kind. Students go out of their way to look after each other as well as their teachers and I feel so lucky to work here. It is a true joy to teach at Copthall!
Ms M. Simons, Teacher of English 

The reason why I enjoy working at Copthall is because I have been able to build positive relationships with the students. Monitor and celebrate their progress and milestones throughout their academics as I am passionate about witnessing the girl's development and maximise their potential throughout their time here at Copthall. I've also built great rapport with members staff at Copthall.
Feliciana Deogratias, KS3 Behaviour Mentor 

I love working at Copthall because, Copthall have a great Leader and staff are lovely, helpful and smiling. 
Mrs A Dehnavi, Intervention

The students are what really make the school. They, along with staff, make up a family like atmosphere which is apparent when you walk around the school. The school has really made great strides to become a good school and we are transforming to become outstanding!
Miss P Dave, Senior Director of Learning

Having joined towards the end of the term, it could have been hard to settle in but Copthall staff are so incredibly friendly and supportive. They all helped me to feel very settled by the end of my first week working here. 
Mr. P. Davis, Curriculum Leader History

I love working at Copthall because my students are eager to learn, make progress and achieve excellent results.
Miss N Rathindran, Teacher of English & Media

I love working at Copthall because I get to teach girls’ who are passionate about learning. The day starts by greeting my wonderful form; who always enter the room with a smile on their face. This sets me up and places a spring in my step for the day ahead. My colleagues also keep me motivated; everyone has made me  feel so welcome which I am truly grateful for.
RE Teacher

I enjoy the camaraderie and general support within our SEND team. The students are varied and all have their special qualities
Mrs R Mojaria, Teaching Assistant


The students in EAL are wonderful and my colleagues are warm and helpful. 
Mr M. Qureshi, Curriculum Leader - EAL & ESOL

I love working as a Teaching Assistant at Copthall School because it is rewarding.The teachers and staff I work with are amazing and supportive. They also empower students and help them learn. It is inspiring to witness Copthall students' confidence, maturity, empathy, support, and passion for learning. 
Copthall School values like Responsibility, Respect, Aspiration, Equality, Safety, and Support motivate me every day to strive for 'Excellence'.
Mrs A Serban, Teaching Assistant  

“Thank you very much for the opportunity to do supply work in your school. It was gratifying to see how committed,  helpful and respectful everyone was and this includes both staff and students. A deep sense of respect for diversity which permeates right from the top of the hierarchy. A deep sense of innate belief - This can be only down to one important factor: Good leadership and this was confirmed from my interactions with both members of staff and students. Well done for getting this RIGHT. Thank you to the Headteacher, receptionists, librarian, the lady who led me all the way to the library, students and the  entire community of Copthall School for Girls. I'm humbled by this experience. Thank you.
Mr Buadi – Cover Supervisor

I love being a Governor at Copthall because being part of a passionate, dedicated and talented team of governors and staff makes me happy and the transformational changes we have made makes me very proud.
Mrs Buxton, Chair of Governors