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.


Gap Year Assistant
Full time, all year round
Salary: GDST Grade 1 £16,380 pa pro-rata
Required September 2018

Oxford High Junior School is seeking enthusiastic and committed school leavers to be a member of a vibrant school community. You will be an integral part of the team working with fantastic children and staff at the Junior School. You will have a timetable that consists of daily duties, assisting in the classroom as well as contributing to the logistical demands of a school day. We are keen to make use of your interests and skills be they sport, the arts or sciences although you may prefer to simply immerse yourself into the wide range of activities and events that take place on a daily basis. Those who have previously worked at the school as gap year assistants have thoroughly enjoyed themselves and are often very sad to leave.

This is a very fulfilling job which enables you to work with fun and engaging children and is excellent on a CV. This would also be highly recommended to anyone who might be considering a career in education.

There are also opportunities to assist with after school duties, which would be paid as an additional responsibility.

This role will be offered on a Fixed Term Contract basis up to 10 July 2019

To view the job description for this role, click here.

To apply for this post, please complete the Application Form which should then be submitted electronically to the Junior School Head, Mrs Kate Gater at no later than 12 noon on Friday 31 August 2018.


IT Technician
Full time, all year round
Salary: GDST Grade 3 £17,154 – £23,907 p/a
Required June 2018

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced IT Technician to play a key role in the IT support team at our leading independent day school in the heart of Oxford.

Our network is based on Windows 10 PCs with MS Server 2012 servers with MS Office 2016 Professional, O365, GAFE and subject related software. Oxford High School has 500 Windows PCs, 300 iPads, 200 Chromebooks and other mobile devices. As a school we are keen to invest in the technologies that make the most difference in the classroom and are not tied to any particular solution.

As the IT Technician, you will maintain the School’s IT systems and assist with installing new and upgraded IT systems to ensure their integrity. The role will also involve providing technical advice to colleagues, working to ensure IT issues are resolved and developing procedures to ensure the smooth running of IT systems.

To be successful in this role, you will have a strong technical understanding of IT systems, including Microsoft operating systems, and proven experience of delivering customer focused IT services.

IT is central to the whole process of teaching and learning at the School. If you have the in depth knowledge of IT technologies and attention to detail, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please click here to download an application form and job description.

Applications should be returned electronically to the Headmaster, Dr Philip Hills at 



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.


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