Stephen Jenkin

Personal details




University of Exeter

PhD in Classics
Religious Institutions, Coinage and the Rulers of Archaic Greece


University of Cambridge

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Classics).


University of Oxford

BA Hons 2:1 (Literae Humaniores, specialising in History and Philosophy at Greats)


Professional/research experience

September 1 2011 - present:


Council member of the Joint Association of Classical Teachers (JACT).

September 2011 - present:

Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Exeter

For more detail, see my Teaching page.

March 2008 - present:

The Classics Library

I launched and manage this very important website for teachers of Classics in universities and schools, with a worldwide membership.

September 1 2006 - August 31 2011:

Francis Holland School, NW1 London

Head of Classics

July 2004 - 2010:


Volunteer in the excavations at the Roman town of Silchester (two weeks in Summer '04), and at the Roman fort of Vindolanda (two weeks in Summer '06).

Subsequently I led visits by groups of my own students to excavate at Vindolanda (in Summer '08 and Summer '10). |

2000 - present:

Schools' Conferences and Tours

I have run three A Level Conferences, attended (and oversubscribed) by schools throughout the UK (2006, 2008, 2010), with papers given by leading academics on topics within A Level Latin, Classical Greek and Classical Civilisation. I have led a number of tours in Greece and Italy for schools (2000-2008), visiting the most important classical sites.

September 1 1998 - August 31 2006:

St Helen's School, Northwood

Teacher ('98-'00) / Head of Classics ('00-'06)


CV: Membership of Professional Bodies/Professional Qualifications


The Classical Association




Postgraduate Certificate in Education

PGCE (Classics) at the University of Cambridge.