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

  • MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT

    We are seeking a Maintenance Assistant to work in our busy Estates Department, to carry out general maintenance tasks, ensuring the upkeep of the School buildings and grounds.

    Full Time position - 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, 52 weeks per year.

    Salary £21,174 per annum.

    Closing date for applications: Friday 3rd June 2022

    Start Date: ASAP

    For further details or to send completed application forms, please contact: [email protected]


  • CREATIVE ARTS GRADUATE ASSISTANT - ART, DRAMA AND PHOTOGRAPHY

    Warminster School seeks to appoint an innovative and well-qualified Creative Arts Graduate Assistant with the ability to inspire pupils across the age range (Years 3-U6).

    Embracing Warminster’s holistic approach to education and learning, the role will include working across both the Prep and Senior School, assisting with both class-based lessons and co-curricular activities, which may include exhibitions, educational visits and Drama productions.

    The successful candidate will assist and contribute positively in the delivery of high-quality Art, Drama and Photography lessons and a full co-curricular programme in these disciplines to pupils from Years 3-Upper Sixth. Specific duties will include:

    • Administrative duties within the three department as directed by the Head of Art, Director of Drama and Head of Photography. • Assistance with exhibitions – both in our new Art Gallery and with external exhibitions. • Assistance with directing and producing Drama productions, including musicals. • Assistance with the organisation and maintenance of the dark room.

    Accommodation will be provided within a Boarding House, linked to this role.

    The post also offers the opportunity to gain valuable pastoral experience whilst assisting in the running of a boarding house. This responsibility will include evening and weekend duties during term time for which an appropriate amount of time off will be allocated. Duties will involve supervision of boarders and the overseeing of bedtime and morning routines as well as other duties as directed by the Housemaster/mistress.

    Please contact: Ms Kirsty Meadows, Bursar’s Assistant, via email on [email protected] if you have any queries.

    Applications should be returned to the Bursar’s Assistant by 5pm on 27 May 2022.

    Interviews can take place at any time during the process.

    Salary: £10,000pa plus accommodation and term time meals.


  • CASUAL MINI BUS DRIVER

    We are looking for mini bus drivers to transport pupils on an ad hoc basis. Previous experience is essential. The successful candidate will be required to undertake safeguarding training, complete an enhanced DBS check and hold a full clean licence with a D1.

    Salary: £9.99 per hour

    Hours: Term Time Only

    Please contact [email protected] for further details.