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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.


Full-Time Teacher of Science (Maternity Cover)

Required for January 2019

The Peterborough School achieves excellent results and is currently going through an exciting period of expansion and further development.  Science results, in particular are a real strength of the School, with 98% of students gaining an A or A* in GCSE Biology, Chemistry and Physics in 2017.  The School is therefore seeking to appoint an ambitious, well-qualified and inspirational individual to join our team for up to one year's maternity cover, who will deliver high quality Science teaching up to A Level.  The ability to teach Biology or Chemistry to A Level would be an advantage.

The School has its own salary scale and there is generous fee remission for staff children.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for more details and email your completed Application Form to

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Wednesday 24th October 2018 


Percussion Teacher (part-time)

We have a need for a well-qualified and inspirational individual who will deliver high quality percussion teaching across both the Preparatory and Senior Schools.  This is a part-time, one day per week role (currently Tuesdays).

For more information, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

Please email applications to

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Wednesday 24th October 2018.