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Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

The Peterborough School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful candidates for all positions will be subject to child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS, formerly CRB) check and checks with previous employers.  The School is an equal opportunities employer.

All applicants should use our Application Form - personal applications, letters and CVs without this Form will not be accepted.

Please also read our Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy which can be downloaded from this page.


Assistant Director of Chapel Music

We have a need for a well-qualified and inspirational individual who will assist the Director of Chapel Music in all aspects of the department, provide accompaniment for all services and choral rehearsals.  To deputise on occasion directing the choir rehersals.  To assist with choir and department administration.  To accompany students for recitals, GCSE/A Level and ABRSM exams and to provide aural training for ABRSM exam candidates as required.

Please download the job description and person specification see more information about Music at the School in the School Background Information (Music) document.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  12 noon on Wednesday 21st March 2018.

Please email applications to


Head of Girls' Games (Full Time)

Required for September 2018

The Peterborough School's Sports Department is dynamic and encourages participation and excellence in a wide range of activities throughout the Preparatory and Senior Schools. 

We are therefore seeking to appoint an ambitious, well-qualified and enthusiastic graduate teacher to lead girls' games.  The successful candidate will also be responsible within the Sports Department for the co-ordination of GCSE and A Level curriculum PE.

The School has its own salary scale, subsidised school lunches, free on-site staff parking and there is generous fee remission for staff children.

For more details of the role, please download the job description and person specification below.  Please also see the School Background Information brochure for this position.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Thursday 22nd March 2018

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Teaching Assistant (EYFS)

7.30am-1.30pm Monday to Friday during term time (Permanent)

12.00 noon - 6.00pm Monday to Friday during term time (Maternity Cover)

We require two part-time Teaching Assistants within our Preparatory School to join our lively and hardworking team.  The Teaching Assistants will deliver high quality support for learning in the classroom.  An Early Years Childcare qualification is essential, as are enthusiasm, reliability and a genuine affinity for working with children.  The post holders will also offer support to the School, mainly during Pre-Care, Lunchtime and After-Care in line with their working hours.

Please see the attached Job Description/Person Specification for further details.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  12 noon on Wednesday 21st March 2018

Email applications to