Vacancies

All members of staff at Wycombe Abbey contribute towards the School’s thriving community and work to continually strengthen our position as a world leader in girls’ boarding education.

We seek to recruit well-qualified and enthusiastic staff who demonstrate passion and knowledge for their area of expertise.

Any current career opportunities will be displayed below.

Required for January 2018, an enthusiastic and well-qualified artist to join our dynamic and creative department.  All specialisms will be considered.  The post offers an excellent opportunity to teach well-motivated and talented pupils throughout the School.  Applications to join this department are equally welcome from experienced and newly qualified teachers.  Wycombe Abbey consistently achieves amongst the best public examination results in the country with 97% of GCSE results and 85% of A Level results being graded A*-A in 2017. University success is equally impressive with pupils going on to study at prestigious institutions in the UK, the US and elsewhere, including Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard, MIT, Brown and Columbia.

Wycombe Abbey has its own salary scale which is well above that of the maintained sector.

Please complete an application form, together with a covering letter, to the Headmistress, Mrs R J Wilkinson, and email this to Mrs J Wetenhall, HR Manager: wetenhallj@wycombeabbey.com.

Please submit applications as soon as possible.

Wycombe Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Registered Charity No. 310638

Applicant Details - Teacher of Art

Application Form for Academic Staff

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a RGN, RN(Child) or RM to join our dedicated Health Centre Team in this prestigious boarding school for girls.

Up to 30 hours per week plus at least one night per week. Term-time only.

The Health Centre plays a key role in supporting the health and wellbeing of the girls and staff at Wycombe Abbey, and the nurses work particularly closely with boarding staff and parents.

This is an excellent opportunity to consolidate a variety of nursing skills, whilst developing knowledge in managing chronic medical conditions and specific needs of adolescent girls. There is a generous training budget to allow for the professional development of nursing staff.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working with teenagers and will have a positive and flexible approach. Previous experience in a school role is desirable but not essential, as full training will be given.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive, pro-rata salary
  • Free meals in term time
  • Glorious grounds to enjoy with easy access to the town and excellent transport links
  • School holidays
  • Use of the School’s excellent sporting facilities

If you are considering this role, an informal visit is recommended, or telephone 07958 007574 for further details.

To apply, please complete the application form for support staff and return to Human Resources via brownk@wycombeabbey.com.

Closing date: 12 noon on 23 November 2017

Wycombe Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Registered Charity No 310638

Application Form

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic mathematician to lead a thriving department. The successful applicant will be expected to shape the vision of the department so that it continues to flourish in the changing educational environment.

Wycombe Abbey consistently achieves amongst the best public examination results in the country with 97% of GCSE results and 85% of A Level results being graded A*-A in 2017. University success is equally impressive with pupils going on to study at prestigious institutions in the UK, the US and elsewhere, including Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard, MIT, Brown and Columbia.

Wycombe Abbey has its own salary scale which is well above that of the maintained sector. Accommodation may be available.

Please complete an application form and submit this, together with a covering letter, to the Headmistress, Mrs R Wilkinson by emailing the Human Resources Manager, Mrs J Wetenhall wetenhallj@wycombeabbey.com.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 24 November.

Wycombe Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No. 310638

Applicant Information - Head of Mathematics

Application Form for Academic Staff