Career Opportunities



Gayhurst is seeking an inspirational Head of Science who also has a keen interest in developing Technology (STEM) activity across the school. The ideal candidate will be a keen Scientist with a passion for engaging students’ scientific curiosity, knowledge and practical skill development. Previous experience in a prep school and knowledge of 11+ assessments for grammar and independent school entry will be beneficial. Please apply in writing with relevant detail on your experience and vision for this role.

The post is for September 2021 and the salary will be on the Leadership Scale commensurate with experience.
Closing date for applications: Midday on Thursday 14th January
Interviews: from 21st January 2021

Further details, including an Information Pack and Application Form, can be found via the school’s website: or by contacting the Head’s PA on

Application Form

Job Description


The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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