Davenies is committed to providing the best possible care and education to its pupils and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people whilst offering a supportive and flexible working environment to all its members of staff. The School recognises that, in order to achieve these aims, it is of fundamental importance to attract, recruit and retain staff of the highest calibre who share this commitment. Please see our Recruitment Policy and Procedure for further information.
Teaching Staff Vacancies
There are currently no vacancies
Support Staff Vacancies
Site Maintenance Assistant
Required for immediate start
Friendly, pro-active and resilient Site Maintenance Assistant required who, working in conjunction with the existing members of the Site Team, will provide practical support for the day-to-day upkeep of the school buildings and grounds throughout the year.
This is a full-time permanent position commencing as soon as possible.
The need for flexibility is paramount. The Site Maintenance Assistant will work on a rotating shift pattern over 2 weeks. The early shift will operate 7:00am to 4:00pm and the late shift will operate on a flexible basis that is adjusted according to the expected close of business (generally 6:00 – 8:00pm but occasionally up to 10:00pm). The total number of hours worked would be an average of 45 hours per week during term time and 40 hours per week during school holiday periods. Alternate weekend working or on call will be required.
To apply, please complete a Support Staff Application Form and return it with a covering letter for the attention of the Bursar, by email or post.
Applications will be considered and interviews arranged on an individual case basis.
Gap Students 2019-2020
We are now welcoming applications from prospective Gap Students for the academic year 2019-2020.
Successful applicants will have the opportunity to work within several areas of the School, including the PE & Games Department, Music, Drama, Art and DT Departments, and the Pre-Prep. This is a term-time only position from the start of the Autumn Term 2019 until the end of the Summer Term 2020, with the opportunity to assist at Sports Camps during the holidays.
To apply, please complete a Support Staff Application Form and return it with a covering letter for the attention of the Deputy Head, Mr Roland Cooke, by email or post.
Closing Date for Applications: 9:00am on Monday 11 March 2019
To apply for a position at Davenies, please download and complete the relevant application form and send it with a covering letter for the attention of the Headmaster by email or by post.
For further information about any of the vacancies listed, or for general recruitment enquiries please contact Mrs Katy Reed, HR & Compliance Officer.
Davenies School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to undergo child protection screening including checks with current and previous employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.