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.

 

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, enthusiastic and able teacher to join our large and vibrant PE department.  This post would suit an NQT or a more experienced applicant.  The ability to teach academic PE is desirable and we are particularly keen to hear from applicants who specialise in netball.

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. Rental accommodation may be available.

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

Closing date for applications: 9.00am on 2 October.

Interviews: 14 October.

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

Teacher of PE (Maternity Cover Contract) - Applicant Details

Application Form Academic Staff

 

Wycombe Abbey is a world-class school operating at the cutting edge of educational excellence. With its distinctive heritage, magnificent 160-acre campus and impressive resources, the School provides an outstanding education for 600 girls aged 11-18.

The Laboratory Technician will work as part of a team to contribute towards the efficient and smooth running of the Science Department. This role is based within the Biology Department and is a 6-month fixed term contract.

Applicants should be flexible, organised, able to work as part of a small team and able to work on their own initiative. Relevant experience gained within a laboratory or Chemistry department is preferable. Attention to detail and accurate record keeping are needed along with competent IT skills.

Hours of work: 21.75 hours per week including alternate Saturdays during term time and two weeks per annum during School Holidays on a 6-month fixed term contract. Flexibility is required as hours are set at the beginning of each academic year and will be agreed with the Senior Lab Technician.

To Apply: Please complete an application form for Support Staff and email it to the HR Advisor, Jenny Buckman buckmanj@wycombeabbey.com.

Closing date: Friday 9th October 2020 at 12 noon. 

Wycombe Abbey School is and equal opportunities employer 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.

Lab Tech Biology - Job Description

Application Form Support Staff

Wycombe Abbey is a world-class school operating at the cutting edge of educational excellence. With its distinctive heritage, magnificent 160-acre campus and impressive resources, the School provides an outstanding education for 600 girls aged 11-18.

The Laboratory Technician will work as part of a team to contribute towards the efficient and smooth running of the Science Department. This role is based within the Chemistry Department on a permanent basis.

Applicants should be flexible, organised, able to work as part of a small team and able to work on their own initiative. Relevant experience gained within a laboratory or Chemistry department is preferable. Attention to detail and accurate record keeping are needed along with competent IT skills.

Hours of work: 8 hours per week during term time and two weeks per annum during School holidays on a permanent basis. Flexibility is required as hours are set at the beginning of each academic year and will be agreed with the Senior Lab Technician.

To Apply: Please complete an application form for Support Staff and email it to the HR Advisor, Jenny Buckman  buckmanj@wycombeabbey.com.

Closing date: Friday 9th October 2020 at 12 noon. 

Wycombe Abbey School is and equal opportunities employer 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.

Lab Tech Chemistry - Job Description

Application Form Support Staff

Wycombe Abbey is a girls’ independent boarding school in the centre of High Wycombe with its own sports centre on the 160-acre site. We are currently seeking a Recreational Assistant for the School Davis Sports Centre.

The state-of-the-art sports centre includes: 25metre 6-lane swimming pool, large sports hall, gymnasium/dance studio, four glass-backed squash courts, fitness suite, climbing wall, café, seminar room, changing rooms, offices and plant rooms. Uniquely, this facility is primarily for use by the school community with some commercial use during school holidays.

The candidate for this exciting opportunity will ideally have had previous experience in the leisure industry and possess a strong interest in sport. A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is essential. The role offers excellent opportunities to gain broad leisure experience and develop a career within the industry.

Hours:
This is a full-time role for 52 weeks a year. Hours of work during term-time will be as below
Mondays & Tuesdays: 12.30 – 21.00
Wednesdays & Thursdays: 12.00 – 21.00
Sundays: 11.00 – 17.00
Hours during School holidays will vary but are likely be 9.00 – 17.00 or 10.00 – 18.00

To apply, please complete the Application Form for Support Staff and return to Human Resources via scorerk@wycombeabbey.com

Closing date: 12 noon on Wednesday 30th 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.

Sports Centre Recreational Assistant - Job Description

Application Form Support Staff