Vacancies

BCS is a co-educational independent school. The school has extensive facilities across two sites; BCS Senior (day and boarding, 11-18) is situated in excellent grounds in Southbourne, Bournemouth and BCS Prep (day, 2-11) is in spacious accommodation in Lower Parkstone, Poole.

BCS is an equal opportunities employer, and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must therefore be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.  An enhanced DBS check will be required for all successful applicants.

If you have any questions relating to a role, your application, or the recruitment process, please email recruitment@bcschool.co.uk

You can read BCS’s Recruitment and Selection Policy here.

 


 


Head of Sixth Form
Preferred start Easter 2022, September considered
Full time, Permanent
Salary:
Competitive

We are seeking to appoint an experienced or aspiring Head of Sixth Form.

The Head of Sixth Form is responsible for the academic and pastoral development of Sixth Form students, ensuring high-level outcomes for all. 

The successful candidate will have significant leadership skills and a track record of impressive organisational and interpersonal skills. They should possess the ability to motivate, challenge and inspire staff and pupils, combining personal integrity with high expectations of themself and others.

Applicants must have the ability to deliver outstanding lessons and hold a genuine belief in maximizing the potential of all pupils with a commitment to promoting high expectations and achievements within the School.

Closing date: Tuesday 7th December 2021

To find out more or to apply, please go to the TES website

 


 

Head of Preparatory School
To start September 2022
Full time, Permanent
Salary dependent on qualifications and experience
Not suitable for NQTs


We are looking to recruit a Head of Preparatory School for September 2022, who will continue to build on BCS’s many strengths, enhancing its provision and positioning BCS Prep School as the school of choice for independent education in the local area and beyond. This is an outstanding opportunity for an intuitive and forward-thinking individual to take on the leadership of BCS Prep School with the intention of driving the school forward, with energy and commitment, into the future. Working very closely with the Headmaster, applications are encouraged from ambitious and passionate educationalists who are excited to lead this vibrant and caring school into its next chapter. 

If you have:
• Outstanding communication skills
• A genuine open-mindedness and willingness to be challenged towards best practice, including an understanding of schools as a business
• Sufficient commitment and energy to understand all facets of the school
• Ambition and vision for school development
• A drive to perfection; and the ability to motivate and develop staff and pupils, then we would be interested in hearing from you.

Applicants are welcome to visit the School prior to submitting an application, please contact the Headmaster’s PA to arrange this, joanne.brickell@bcschool.co.uk or 01202 436552.

Closing date: 9am on Friday 3rd December 2021
Interviews: Monday 13th and Tuesday 14th December 2021

To find out more or to apply please go to the TES website

 


 

Head of EAL
Full time, Permanent (Part time considered)
To start Easter 2022, September 2022 considered
Not suitable for NQTs

BCS is looking for a professional and talented Head of EAL based at the Senior School. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to take on an important leadership role. The successful candidate will lead, develop and improve teaching and learning throughout the school for our EAL learners, aiming for the highest achievable standards in all lessons and support sessions.  

Knowledge and experience of both EAL and literacy strategies for raising achievement is essential, as is the ability to develop links with all other curriculum areas and the pastoral and boarding teams at BCS.We are looking for someone with an ability to stimulate curiosity and interest, and who is prepared to give full commitment to the aims and ethos of BCS.  We need energy, ability, positivity and a willingness to go beyond expectation.

Closing date: Tuesday 7th December 2021

To find out more or to apply please go to the TES website

 



Head of Psychology
Full time, Permanent
To start Easter 2022
Not suitable for NQTs

BCS is looking for a professional and talented Head of Psychology. The ability to also teach another subject is desirable but not essential.

The successful applicant will be expected to teach Psychology at A level. We are looking for someone with an ability to stimulate curiosity and interest, and who is prepared to give full commitment to the aims and ethos of BCS.  We need energy, ability, positivity and a willingness to go beyond expectation.

Applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to be an effective team member, they will show how they have or will contribute strategies and resources to support their colleagues and will show a thorough commitment to pupil learning. 

Closing date: Sunday 5th December 2021

To find out more or to apply go to the TES website



Prep School Teacher
Required for February 2021   
Full time, Maternity Cover
Not suitable for NQTs

We are looking for an enthusiastic and forward-thinking teacher to join our Prep School team to cover a maternity leave. The successful applicant will teach across the subject range in Year 4.

Applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to be an effective team member, they will show how they have or will contribute strategies and resources to support all pupils and will show a thorough commitment to pupil learning. Teachers at Bournemouth Collegiate School must fully commit to the ethos of the school, as laid out in the Mission Statement and Aims and ‘live’ the values of the school.

Closing date: Wednesday 15th December
Interviews: Will be held in January 2022

To find out more or to apply, please go to the TES website

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