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Staff Vacancies

WHat is an OlavianSt. Olave’s Grammar School is a recently OFSTED ‘Outstanding’ forward-looking selective Church of England school where academic standards are very high, rivalling the best schools in the country; our naturally able and inquisitive pupils are a delight to teach.
The school prioritises the wellbeing, dignity and morale of its staff and pupils, actively investing in professional development as we very much feel that people make our environment.

If you are looking for a new challenge or you are starting your career, then please do come and visit us or explore our website further.

The atmosphere in our School is truly unique – it is a community which is welcoming, caring and inspiring.

Being a member of staff at St. Olave’s Grammar School, allows you to access:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment
  • Membership of the staff association, which includes free tea and coffee throughout the day
  • School sports facilities and yoga classes
  • Choir and music groups
  • Staff Wellbeing programme, including access to medical advice and counselling

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

Interviews will take place as soon as possible after the closing date but suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and St. Olave’s Grammar School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

When teaching vacancies are advertised, please apply through the TES on-line portal. Any problems with TES on-line portal please see links below and

When non-teaching vacancies are advertised, downloadable documents will be available below. Please contact Tereska Taylor - The Headmaster’s PA ttaylor@saintolaves.net Tel: 01689 820101, www.saintolaves.net alternatively

The St. Olave's Grammar School Job Applicant Privacy Notice sets out what personal data we the School, hold about you and how we collect and use it during and after the recruitment process. It applies to anyone who is applying to work for us, whether as an employee, worker, contractor, consultant, volunteer, governor, apprentice (together referred to as ‘Job Applicant’ or ‘you’).


Current Vacancies

Teacher of MFL, French/German Specialist

Part-time (0.4 FTE), September 2021

MPS or UPS, Outer London remuneration

Closing date: Midday on Friday, 14 May 2021

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational graduate to join us as a French/German specialist in the MFL Faculty, to teach up to and including A Level. The MFL Faculty has considerable examination and university success, with students gaining places at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge.

This position would suit either an NQT or an experienced teacher. A willingness to be an active contributor to our extensive co-curricular provision, including Exchanges, would also be a key element.

Further details and the application pack regarding this position are available via the TES site HERE or via the following link:Teacher of MFL, French/German specialist - Details and Application Pack


Teacher of Economics, 

Part-time (0.75 FTE), September 2021

MPS or UPS, Outer London remuneration

Closing date: Midday on Friday, 14 May 2021

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational graduate to join us as a Teacher of Economics. Economics is studied solely at A level at St. Olave’s and many students go on to study the subject at university, a number at Oxford and Cambridge.

This position would suit either an NQT or an experienced teacher. A willingness to be an active contributor to our extensive co-curricular provision would also be a key element.

Further details and the application pack regarding this position are available via the TES site HERE or via the following link:Teacher of Economics - Details and Application Pack


Careers Lead, 

36 hours per week, term time only (39 weeks)

July 2021 or sooner

NJC, Outer London Scale 6 (Point 16-20)

Closing date: Midday on Friday, 14 May 2021

We are seeking a Careers Lead to coordinate and administrate the provision of careers information, advice and guidance for all pupils, working with existing partners and other stakeholders to maintain and develop a wide variety of events, information sessions, interviews, activities, resources and trips that support this provision. The postholder will either be trained or be willing to train in delivering Careers interviews and to take an active role in working with the Sixth Form Team in managing the progress of Sixth Form students beyond life at St. Olave’s, assisting with university, employment and apprenticeship applications.

Further details and the application pack regarding this position are available via the TES site HERE or via the following link:Careers Lead - Details and Application Pack