Staff Vacancies

St. Olave's ..  "An outstandingly effective school that deserves its high reputation" OFSTED 

  • 74 Oxbridge and medical offers 2017
  • Sunday Times 2nd best State School 2017 at both A-Level and GCSE
  • 40 Oxbridge offers 2016 with 27 for Medicine
  • Student of the Year 2015
  • Evening Standard School of the Year 2016
  • UKMT champions 2017
  • OFSTED 2014 "Outstanding".
  • OFSTED "Best Further Maths School in the country"
  • SIAMS ‘Outstanding’ 2017
  • A-Level results showing consistently around 96% A*/B grades
  • Over 200 Oxbridge successes over last six years
  • Sunday Times State School of the Year 2009

When teaching vacancies are advertised, please apply through TES Hirewire Website via: Any problems with TES Hirewire please see links below and email

When non-teaching vacancies are advertised, downloadable documents will be available below. Please contact Tereska Taylor - The Headmaster’s PA Tel: 01689 820101, alternatively contact the School via

Teacher of Geography - Full Time from January 2018 or sooner

Main Pay Scale or Upper Pay Range with Outer London weighting

Closing date: Please apply as soon as possible but not later than 1 December

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational graduate to join us as a Geography Teacher from January 2018 or sooner. This post would suit an experienced teacher or NQT.

St. Olave’s is a forward-looking selective Church of England school where academic standards are very high and our naturally able and inquisitive pupils are a delight to teach. Ability and willingness to assist with the wider work of the department and to help with 
co-curricular activities are essential.

The Geography Department has considerable examination and university success, and is one of the largest in the school. The successful candidate will teach throughout the school, from Year 7 to A Level. Please see downloadable links betlow for further information.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and all appointments will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Saturday Site Team position

We are looking to recruit additional resource in a paid position to help cover the site on Saturdays. There are two regular “shifts”, one from 08.00 to 13.00 for which the pay is £50.00 and another from 13.00 to 18.00 for which the pay is £60.00. There is no commitment for regular dates but a willingness to help to provide cover on occasion would be of great value.

Further information regarding this opportunity is available here

Vacancy for Technician for Design Technology Department

A part-time job-sharing vacancy (likely to be two days per week) has arisen at St Olave’s for a Technician for the Design Technology Department to join the existing member of staff who would like to reduce her working hours. A detailed description of the role is attached. Relevant technical skills or qualifications and experience are essential.

The hours are essentially full-time during School terms (38 weeks pa) plus ideally a few further days for preparation before the start of each term.

The salary for the position is around £16,000 FTE which would equate to around £5,000 to £6,000 for the actual hours involved.

If you or anybody you know might be interested in the position and would like more information about the requirements please contact Ms Rosie Hawley (Head of Design Technology) in the first instance for further information (phone 01689 820101 or email ).

Anybody interested in submitting an application should contact Mrs Tereska Taylor (Headmaster’s PA)  at the School for full details of how to apply.

Please see downloadable link below for Job Description


1. Directions to St. Olave's
Teacher of Geography - Application Form
Teacher of Geography - The Application Process
Teacher of Geography - The Geography Dept.
Technician for Design Technology Department
Technician For Design Technology Dept - Application Form - non-teaching staff