Joining our schools

Although our school buildings are currently closed, we’re still accepting applications to join Harrogate Ladies’ College, Highfield Prep School and Highfield Pre-School.

Please call +44 (0) 1423 537045 or email admissions@hlc.org.uk or visit the Admissions Section of our website to find out more.

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Careers at HLC

Working within our family of leading independent schools is a unique experience. When you join our team, you’ll discover a friendly, hard working atmosphere where everyone has a role to play and everyone is important.

Teachers will enjoy the opportunity to teach our motivated pupils who have a real desire to learn. You’ll also be working in an environment that encourages you to be creative and forward thinking in your teaching approach and actively celebrates new and innovative ideas. Of course there’s also plenty of support and guidance on hand to help you to develop and progress.

Non-teaching staff will enjoy being part of a large, supportive team where everyone is valued and respected. We love people with initiative, who bring new ideas to our organisation. You’ll also receive great support from our management team and find plenty of training and development opportunities.

We believe in rewarding our staff and offer a complete range of employee benefits including:

  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Reduced school fees for College and Highfield
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Free meals during working hours (term time only)
  • Free eye tests for all VDU users
  • Independent employee support service
  • On-going training and development