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.

Wycombe Abbey is a world-renowned independent girls’ boarding school in the heart of High Wycombe.

We are looking for a conscientious and enthusiastic Purchase Ledger Clerk to join our busy Accounts Department.  Applicants must have previous experience of working with Purchase Ledger, preferably within an accounts department, excellent attention to detail and a “can do” attitude.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £22,500 p.a.

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

Closing date: midday 22 September 2017

Interviews to be held 28 and 29 September

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

 

Job Description for Purchase Ledger Clerk

Application Form

Fixed-Term Maternity Cover

November 2017 to April 2018

We are seeking a well-qualified, enthusiastic and able graduate to teach English throughout the school up to Oxbridge entrance level to cover a maternity leave. Wycombe Abbey consistently achieves amongst the best public examination results in the country with 97.4% A*-A at GCSE/IGCSE and 85.7% A*-A at A Level in 2016. University success is equally impressive with pupils going on to study at prestigious institutions in the UK, the US and elsewhere, including Oxford, Cambridge, UCL, MIT, Princeton, 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 the application form below, together with a covering letter, to the Headmistress, Mrs R J Wilkinson and email this to Mrs J Wetenhall, HR Manager: wetenhallj@wycombeabbey.com.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 25 September.

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

 

Job Description for English Teacher

Application Form for Academic Staff

Fixed-Term Maternity Cover

January to August 2018

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, enthusiastic and able graduate to teach PE within our large and vibrant PE department.  The successful candidate will have experience of a range of PE curriculum areas; the ability to teach swimming is particularly desirable.

Wycombe Abbey enjoys exceptional sporting facilities including a state-of-the-art sports centre, 5 lacrosse pitches, a large floodlit Astroturf pitch, sixteen netball courts and twenty tennis courts.

The School has its own salary scale which is well above that of the maintained sector.

Please complete the application form below 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 28 September.

Wycombe Abbey School 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.

 

Job Description for Teacher of PE

Application Form for Academic Staff

A Technician is required to support the work of the Art and Design Department which also incorporates DT and Cookery.

Art and Design responsibilities will include display work, preparation of lesson materials, maintenance of practical rooms and resources, and production of promotional material, etc.

Cookery responsibilities will include preparation of ingredients for lessons, assistance during lessons, maintenance of the Cookery room, etc.

The ideal candidate will have an interest in art and design and an enthusiasm for working with young people.  You will be joining a well-qualified team who are passionate about their subjects and you will be required to make a significant contribution to the day to day smooth running of the department.

Salary dependant on experience.

To apply, please complete an application form below and return to Human Resources via brownk@wycombeabbey.com.

Closing date: 6 October 2017

Interviews: w/c 9 October 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

Job Description for Art Technician

Application Form