Working at Oxford High School is stimulating, extremely varied and tremendous fun. We are a dynamic and creative school with exceptional academic results. Our students are spirited, enthusiastic and passionate about learning. Our staff are people who feel equally passionate – about the subjects they teach, the extracurricular clubs they lead and the professional pride they take in their roles. Working at Oxford High gives you plenty of opportunities to get involved in school life beyond the curriculum and because we believe that adults should be learners too, we are committed to investing in your personal development through training and learning initiatives and via the GDST network. Our current job vacancies are listed below.

 

Mandarin Teacher
Part time, 0.5 FTE
Competitive salary

Required from January 2018

Applications are invited for the post of Teacher of Mandarin at Oxford High School, with effect from January 2018. This post offers the opportunity to teach Mandarin to GCSE and A level.

If you have the passion to work in our busy school, we would love to hear from you. In return, we offer you a great community in which to work where ideas are welcomed. Oxford High School is a dynamic and creative school with exceptional academic results.

Please click here to download an application form.

Completed applications should be submitted to Dr Philip Hills, Headmaster at vacancies@oxf.gdst.net by midday Friday 22 September.

Interviews of the short-listed candidates will be held at the school shortly afterwards.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

 

School Administrator
Full time, two posts available
£16,983 – £23,670 (GDST Grade 3)
Required asap

This busy role will assist in providing a general administrative service to support the smooth running of the school which is efficient and customer-focused.

Key to the role will be excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to relate well to people on all levels with sensitivity, tact and diplomacy. You will also need to be able to remain calm under pressure and work to tight deadlines. Prior Administration experience is essential.

If you have the passion to work in our busy school, we would love to hear from you. In return, we offer you a great community in which to work where ideas are welcomed. Oxford High School is a dynamic and creative school with exceptional academic results.

This role is based at our Senior School site in Belbroughton Road.

To apply for this vacancy please download and complete an application form.

The application form should be returned to the Headmaster, Dr Philip Hills, by email to vacancies@oxf.gdst.net by 12 noon on Friday, 6 October 2017.

Interview dates: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

 

School Nurse
Part Time role, 20 hours per week with flexibility
Competitive salary
Required asap

This is an excellent opportunity for a Registered Nurse, looking to work in a pleasant working environment in a satisfying and extremely varied role. Oxford High School is an independent girls’ day school (ages 4 to 18) where there is a strong emphasis on the quality of pastoral care.

Supporting the full time School Nurse you will be an integral part of the pastoral system. In addition to dealing with ill/injured students, you will work closely with students and parents, outside agencies, Senior Leadership Team, Year Heads and Form Tutors.  Empathy with young people and an understanding of their emotional wellbeing is essential.

The School Nurses deliver part of the PSHCE programme to all Year groups in the Senior School, on a variety of topics.

The successful applicant will be a Registered Nurse with relevant post registration experience, ideally including school-based practice.

This role is being advertised at 20 hours per week but flexibility to be able work additional hours as required is essential.

The flexibility to attend training/meetings at various other GDST locations is also necessary. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, excellent facilities and a friendly and supportive working environment.

To apply for this vacancy please download and complete an application form.

The application form should be returned to the Headmaster, Dr Philip Hills, by email to vacancies@oxf.gdst.net by 12 noon on Friday, 6 October 2017.

Interview dates: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

 

Science Technician
Part time, 25 hours per week, term time only
£16,983 – £23,670 (GDST Grade 3)
Required asap

Oxford High School is a dynamic and creative school with exceptional academic results. Within our Science department we require a well-organised and methodical Science Technician to support the safe delivery of experiments and practical activities in science lessons in order to optimise teaching and learning.

As the Science Technician you will have responsibility for Physics. Training for this position will be given. Some Physics and laboratory experience is preferable but not essential and an enthusiastic candidate who enjoys laboratory work will be considered.

Oxford High School has highly motivated students and friendly colleagues. Our vibrant and successful Science Department is well known for its innovative work and superb results at GCSE and A level. The work you will carry out will play a vital part in continuing this success.

If you are passionate about science and are educated to A level standard or above in a science or engineering discipline (ideally Physics) we would like to hear from you. In return we offer you a great community in which to work and where ideas are welcomed.

To apply for this vacancy please download and complete an application form which should be returned to the Headmaster, Dr Philip Hills, by email to vacancies@oxf.gdst.net by 12 noon on Friday, 6 October 2017.

Interview dates: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

A: Belbroughton Road, Oxford, OX2 6XA
T: 01865 559888
F: 01865 55234
E: vacancies@oxf.gdst.net
W: www.oxfordhigh.gdst.net

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