Thank you for your interest in employment with West Buckland School, listed below are our current vacancies.

All positions at West Buckland School require prospective employees to be suitable for appointment in all respects to work within a school environment. This includes meeting with the requirements of the schools Safeguarding Policy and the Disclosure and Barring Policy and additionally, have the right to stay and work within the UK. At this current time the school is not registered to sponsor applicants from outside the European Union who do not have an appropriate visa or permission to work within the UK.

For clarification on any of these aspects or any matters relating to potential future employment at West Buckland School, please contact the Bursary on 01598 760189.

Outdoor Education Assistant (Adventure Activity Support)

West Buckland School is seeking a student for the 2018-19 academic year to assist the Head of Outdoor Learning in the administration,

co-ordination and provision of adventurous education and activities at the senior school. These activities include: Ten Tors, The Duke of Edinburgh Award,

The Forest School and various expeditions.  Alongside this, the successful candidate will assist the Head of Outdoor Learning to co-ordinate the associated

extra-curricular programme and boarding activities. The ability to work with pupils, parents and teachers is paramount and the successful

candidate will possess good inter-personal, communication and IT skills.

If you would like to discuss the position with Head of Outdoor Learning (Mr Richard Hathway) please contact on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applicants are requested to indicate availability to meet with induction dates.

Please complete the attached application form and return in line with the detail in the job specification document, thank you.

Applications can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Emailed applications are welcomed, but please do not also post.

Job Description

Application Form

Recruitment and Staff Monitoring Form

Safeguarding Policy and Child Protection Procedures

Application & Recruitment Process Explanatory Note

Recruitment Process & DBS Policy