Employment Opportunities

As a boarding and day school, Clayesmore employs over 400 people in a variety of teaching and support roles, many of whom work for us all year round.

Please see our current vacancies below and discover whether Clayesmore could offer you an opportunity to join our team. Clayesmore is a wonderful school in which to work, with excellent facilities and a warm and happy atmosphere. 

Head of Prep

To commence January 2020

Clayesmore seeks a successful, passionate and dynamic leader with a creative vision. This role presents a wonderful opportunity to join a forward-thinking and busy Dorset boarding and day school. 

Filled with warmth, it is a family school to its core, something that is treasured, nurtured and respected, as is our commitment to bringing out the very best in each and every pupil.

The successful candidate will be a qualified teacher with energy and enthusiasm; they will have had experience as part of a school leadership team, understand the business of running a school and have the personality to engage and inspire the Prep School community. The candidate will wish to embrace the ethos of Clayesmore, love the excitement of leading a prep school with an enviable reputation and be a fundamental part of our ongoing whole school development plans.

For a confidential conversation about the role, contact Richard Stevenson rs@headspaceacademics.com (07722 022390)

Closing date: 12 noon on 26 February 2019

First stage interviews: 8 and 12 March 2019

Second stage interviews: 18 and 19 March 2019

Head of Prep Information Pack

Head of Prep Application Form

Teacher of English 

Full time

To commence September 2019

We are seeking an inspiring and dynamic teacher to join our highly successful and flourishing English department; the successful candidate will also be an enthusiastic teacher of Drama. A competitive salary and attractive benefits are provided for the successful candidate.

We welcome applications from NQTs as well as more experienced teachers.

All teaching staff are expected to contribute to the wider life of the school through the sports and activities programme. 

Closing date: 8am on Friday, 22 February 2019

Teacher of English Job Description

Teacher Application Form

Baker for our Holiday Activity Programme

We are looking for someone who can offer 12 – 16 half-day sessions per year for children aged 8-14 outside term time.

The baking has proven itself to be one of the most popular activities in our Holiday Activity Programme and we need someone who is well organised and good with children to run this activity for us.

For an informal discussion, please contact Alan Povey on 01747 813255 or complete the application form below.

Support Staff Application Form

Teacher of Physics

Full time

To commence September 2019

We require an inspiring and dynamic teacher with a real passion for communicating the joy and wonder of science to young people. You will be able to teach Physics up to and including A level and the ability to teach another science subject to GCSE level would be advantageous. 

A competitive salary and attractive benefits are provided for the successful candidate.

We welcome applications from NQTs as well as more experienced teachers.

All teaching staff are expected to contribute to the wider life of the school through the sports and activities programme. 

Closing date: 8am on Monday, 25 February 2019

Teacher of Physics Job Description

Teacher Application Form

Bank Nurses

Working as part of a friendly team in the school Medical Centre both by day (usually in partnership with the Senior Nurse) and at night, taking full responsibility for the Medical Centre.

The successful candidates will be RGN or RSCN Level 1, NMC registered with relevant, recent clinical experience and be warm and compassionate when dealing with young people.

This is a casual role, hours will be irregular, as and when required. There may be some requirement for sleepovers and weekends.

Bank Nurse Job Description

Support Staff Application Form

 

About Clayesmore

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Clayesmore School Gender Pay Gap Report

Clayesmore is committed to the safeguarding and promotion of children’s and young people’s welfare and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.