Thank you for your interest in working at Warminster School. We believe that it is our sense of community, mutual support and happy atmosphere that set us apart. Almost everyone who visits us comments on it; it is a vital feature of the School and one that we cherish. It is genuine, authentic and impossible to contrive.

Steeped in over 300 years of historical tradition and set in a stunning 60-acre campus in the heart of the south west of England, Warminster School is truly a community spirited thriving boarding and day school offering an exceptional all-round education to pupils from 2-18. Warminster offers both A-Levels and the International Baccalaureate Diploma at Sixth Form, as well as being one of few schools to offer the IB Career-related programme.

There are just under 250 non-teaching and teaching staff at Warminster, all committed to the well-being and education of our pupils. Our staff are valued and take pride in whatever their particular role provides for our community. All staff take a full role in the School, within our community and are committed to all areas of life at Warminster, including boarding and the co-curricular. Whether that is supporting a weekend fixture, a drama production, a concert or volunteering at a WSPA event.

Additionally, professional development is a significant area which we invest in. We have a dedicated Professional Development Department who enthusiastically promote and deliver CPD, including leadership programmes, for everyone that works at Warminster.

Warminster has its own salary scale, above national scales and other staff benefits, including significant fee reductions for staff children. There may be accommodation available for suitable candidates/roles.

Teaching roles: for further details please contact Jenni Croft on [email protected] (as well as a completed application form please also supply a letter of application)

Non-teaching roles: for further details please contact Kirsty Meadows on [email protected] 

Warminster School is 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 Disclosure and Barring Service. Reg Charity No:1042204. 

We advise that applicants reply promptly as the School reserves the right to make an appointment at any time during the process.

Current vacancies

  • TEACHING ASSISTANT

    We are looking for an innovative, energetic and reflective Teaching Assistant to be a part of our team. The successful candidate will have experience of working within the independent or state sector supporting pupil learning. The role will involve supporting pupils in the classroom in small groups and one to one. Relevant qualifications and experience in delivering specific programmes such as ELSA would be an advantage although training would be available to outstanding candidates. This is a full-time, term time only post and will be based at our Prep School. Applications are encouraged ahead of the closing date.

    35 hours per week; Term time only Salary £12,467

    A letter of application, detailing experience and suitability for the post, along with a completed application form should be returned to the Bursar’s PA by noon on Thursday 30th September 2021.


  • DOMESTIC ASSISTANTS

    We seek energetic and hardworking Domestic Assistants to perform a variety of tasks to include general cleaning of classrooms, boarding houses and facilities in various areas of the School. You may also be required to assist serving lunch in our Prep School and then cleaning down following service. Applicants are required to be flexible and able to accommodate additional hours for school events and summer lets. No experience necessary as training will be given. (DBS check paid by the School, however, should you leave within 6 months the cost will be recouped).

    Contact Kirsty for further details.

    Application deadline: 21/09/2021

    Expected start date: 11/10/2021

    Job Types: Part-time and Permanent

    Salary: £8.91-£9.61 per hour Part-time hours: 10hrs per week (Monday-Friday Evening 5-7pm) Term Time Only + 3 days before the start of term and 5 days at the end of term

    27.5hrs per week (Monday-Friday 9-3pm) 52 weeks a year (30 minute lunch break)


  • MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT

    Vacancy for Maintenance Assistant to work in our busy Estates Department.

    Full Time position - 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday.

    Please contact Kirsty Meadows for a job description and application form.

    Closing date for applications: Thursday 23rd September 2021

    Interviews: w/c 27th September 2021

    Start Date: ASAP

    Application deadline: 23/09/2021

    Salary: £19,811.00 per year


  • GENERAL BUILDER/CARPENTER

    Vacancy for General Builder/Carpenter to work in our busy Estates Department.

    Full time position - 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday.

    Please contact Kirsty Meadows for a job description and application form.

    Closing date for applications: Thursday 23rd September 2021

    Interviews: w/c 27th September 2021

    Start Date: ASAP

    Application deadline: 23/09/2021

    Salary: £27,840.00 per year