Employment Opportunities at Mayfield

Part-time Science Laboratory Technician (Chemistry)
from September 2021

We are seeking a Science Laboratory Technician to provide technician services to the Science Department, with a particular focus on Chemistry in KS4 and KS5 and General Science in KS3. The successful candidate would work with members of the Chemistry department to provide subject specific support for all lessons within the department on a daily basis. Candidates ideally will have a Batchelor’s Degree in Chemistry but those with A Level Chemistry will also be considered. Full training will be provided.

Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged 11-18 situated in beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick.  Our latest ISI inspection report states that the quality of education at Mayfield is excellent in all areas. The School has a tradition of academic achievement with impressive GCSE and A Level results, a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and an enviable reputation for pastoral care.

We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. 

The closing date for applications is: Friday 21st May 2021, although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to this date.
Job DescriptionApplication FormPlease contact Head of HR by e-mail for further details  hr@mayfieldgirls.org.

The 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.
The School is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Registration No. 1047503.


Teacher of Music
from September 2021

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, well-qualified and creative musician to join a highly successful Department. Music has traditionally been an essential element of life at Mayfield, with historic links to The Mayfield Festival and the International Young Concert Artists’ Competition.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is able to nurture a love of music, and who will encourage informed and independent thought in every girl. The successful candidate should be able to teach all year groups and to support and challenge a range of students in an effective and engaging manner.  Conducting experience and/or the ability to play the organ would be an advantage.

Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged 11-18 situated in beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick.  The School is an inclusive international community with a tradition of academic achievement and a holistic approach to education. We welcome applications from equally diverse and creative teachers. Results are excellent at both GCSE and A Level, with girls going on to study at Oxbridge, Conservatoires and the best Russell Group universities. In addition we offer a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and have an enviable reputation for pastoral care.

We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.  All staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School.  Accommodation may be available.

Closing date for applications:  Friday 21st  May 2021
Interviews will take place w/c 24 May 2021 although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.Candidate BriefApplication FormPlease contact Head of HR by e-mail for further details  hr@mayfieldgirls.org.

The 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.
The School is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Registration No. 1047503.


Teacher of English (part time or full time) 
from September 2021

We are seeking an enthusiastic and well-qualified graduate to teach English throughout the School. The successful candidate will have a good degree and not only have excellent subject knowledge, but be innovative and creative in sharing a love of literature inside and outside the classroom.  The English department is consistently one of the most successful and influential departments in the School, also enjoying engagement in the wider community, not least its links with poetry journal ‘Agenda’. 
The position would suit an NQT, someone looking for their first move or an experienced teacher. Training, support and ongoing mentoring will be provided by an outstanding department with a proven track record of inspiring girls of all abilities not simply to enjoy English but to be able to use language accurately and effectively.  
Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged 11-18 situated in beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick.  The School is an inclusive international community with a tradition of academic achievement and a holistic approach to education. We welcome applications from equally diverse and creative teachers. Results are excellent at both GCSE and A Level, with girls going on to study at Oxbridge and the best Russell Group universities. In addition we offer a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and have an enviable reputation for pastoral care. 
We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.  All staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School.  Accommodation may be available.
 
Closing date for applications:  Thursday 20 May 2021 
Interviews will take place w/c 24 May 2021 although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. Candidate BriefApplication FormPlease contact Head of HR by e-mail for further details  hr@mayfieldgirls.org.

The 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.
The School is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Registration No. 1047503.


Teacher of History 
from September (or November) 2021

We are seeking an enthusiastic and well-qualified graduate to teach History throughout the School. The successful candidate will have a good degree in a relevant discipline and not only have excellent subject knowledge, but be innovative and creative in sharing their love of History inside and outside the classroom.  Set on the site of a former Summer Palace of the Archbishops of Canterbury, with striking medieval buildings Mayfield is steeped in history and an appreciation of our historical context is an important part of the curriculum. 

The position would suit an NQT, someone looking for their first move or an experienced teacher. Training, support and ongoing mentoring will be provided by an outstanding department with a proven track record of inspiring girls of all abilities to enjoy History.  

Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged 11-18 situated in beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick.  The School is an inclusive international community with a tradition of academic achievement and a holistic approach to education. We welcome applications from equally diverse and creative teachers. Results in are outstanding at both GCSE and A Level, with girls going on to study at Oxbridge and the best Russell Group universities. In addition we offer a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and have an enviable reputation for pastoral care. 

We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.  All staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School.  Accommodation may be available. 

Closing date for applications:  Thursday 20 May 2021 
Interviews will take place w/c 24 May 2021 although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. 
Candidate BriefApplication FormPlease contact Head of HR by e-mail for further details  hr@mayfieldgirls.org.

The 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.
The School is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Registration No. 1047503.


Teacher of Biology 
from September 2021

We are seeking an enthusiastic and well-qualified graduate to teach Biology throughout the School. The successful candidate will have a good degree in a relevant discipline and possess excellent subject knowledge.  The ability to teach another subject to either KS3 or GCSE would be advantageous. This position will suit an NQT (capable of teaching to A Level and Oxbridge standard with training and support), someone looking for their first move or a more experienced teacher.  

The Biology Department at Mayfield is dynamic, stimulating and high achieving.  There are three well-equipped Biology laboratories on the ground floor of the Science block. Teaching is supported by a team of experienced and dedicated technicians.  Biology is consistently one of the School’s most successful subjects at both GCSE and A Level, regularly achieving outstanding results, and a proven track records of girls going on to study Sciences, medicine and veterinary at Universities around the world. 

Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged  11-18 situated in the beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick. The School is an inclusive international community with a tradition of academic achievement and a holistic approach to education. We welcome applications from equally diverse and creative teachers.  The School has a tradition of academic achievement with impressive GCSE and A Level results, a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and an enviable reputation for pastoral care. 

We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.  All staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School.  Accommodation may be available. 

Closing date for applications:  Thursday 20th May 2021 
Interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter, although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. Candidate BriefApplication FormPlease contact Head of HR by e-mail for further details  hr@mayfieldgirls.org.

The 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.
The School is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Registration No. 1047503.


Sport Graduate Assistant –
Teaching and Boarding
Starting September 2021

A residential post for the 2021/2022 academic year incorporating both pastoral and academic responsibilities, this would suit someone seeking teaching experience, and who is interested in being fully involved in the life of a boarding school.

It would include involvement in the school’s academic provision and extracurricular activities, as well as working in the school’s boarding community to provide care and support for the girls living in the school.

Candidates will have a flexible, friendly approach and be able to act as a positive role model to students at the School. This role is ideally suited to Sports Graduates who are considering a career in P.E. teaching.

Salary £15,000 per annum. Accommodation and meals provided. The role is offered on a 12 month fixed term contract basis.

Closing date for Applications: 28th May 2021
Job Description
Application FormPlease contact Head of HR by e-mail for further details  hr@mayfieldgirls.org.

The 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.
The School is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Registration No. 1047503.

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The 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.

The School is an equal opportunities employer.

Charity Registration No. 1047503.