Employment Opportunities

Join our team

We employ around 220 staff all with unique skills and abilities. Working here will give you the opportunity to work in a dynamic, stimulating and friendly environment.

In reward for your commitment to King’s, you will receive the following:

  • Competitive salary
  • Technology appropriate to your job
  • Free staff lunch on the days you work during term time
  • Health and wellbeing and employee assistance programmes
  • Teachers’ Pension Scheme or Scottish Widows Group Personal Pension Plan
  • The support of skilled and enthusiastic management and colleagues
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free gym access
  • Free swimming pool access

Exams Officer and Data Manager

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Exams Officer and Data Manager at The King’s School. This is a key role within the school which compromises of two roles which are closely linked.

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Teacher of Theology and Philosophy (maternity cover)

We require a well qualified and experienced teacher of Philosophy and Theology for September 2020 to teach to GCSE and A level in this very successful department.  The post (0.6 FTE) will be to cover a period of maternity leave. 

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

  • enthusiasm and good subject knowledge,
  • the ability to stimulate students’ curiosity, interest and enjoyment,
  • a willingness to work as part of a team, promoting the work of the department and contributing to its smooth running and development,
  • a strong commitment to the extra-curricular work of the department.

PT is a subject which is held in high regard by students at King’s with GCSE (RS – AQA) and A Level (RS – OCR; Philosophy – AQA) pupils consistently achieving great success in public examinations.

At its heart, the department aims to excite pupils to engage with ideas, to understand themselves as complex beings that require stimulus that extends beyond the physical and to see genuine intellectual value in the disciplines of Philosophy and Theology. Considerable emphasis is placed on what goes on in the classroom with excellence in teaching and learning being a priority. The department’s profile is further enhanced by extra-curricular discussion groups which are run at all Key Stages.

If you have the attributes and experience for this rewarding position, we would like to hear from you.

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Teacher of Modern Languages (12 months maternity cover)

We require a well-qualified, talented and energetic teacher of Modern Languages for September 2020 to teach to GCSE and A level in this very successful department. The person appointed will be able to teach French to A level and be able to teach German or Spanish to GCSE or A level. 

NQTs, recent graduates or experienced teachers are equally welcome to apply. 

The successful applicant(s) will have the following attributes:

  • enthusiasm and excellent subject knowledge,
  • the ability to stimulate students’ curiosity, interest and enjoyment,
  • a willingness to work as part of a team, promoting the work of the department and contributing to its smooth running and development,
  • a strong commitment to the extra-curricular work of the department e.g. trips.

The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to all other duties normally shared by members of the department, such as marking, writing reports, setting work in case of absence, attending departmental meetings and appropriate administrative tasks.

All members of the teaching staff (with the exception of NQTs) are expected to take on duties as a Form Tutor.

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