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 or your application, please email

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



Apprentice Receptionist/Administrator
To start: October 2021
Full time, 52 weeks
In line with Apprenticeships

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed person to join our Prep School team.

The role would suit a professional person who has excellent interpersonal and administration skills with a customer focused attitude.

The successful person will provide efficient and effective reception duties and support with administrative tasks.

For more information or to apply please go to the TES website here

Closing Date: 20th September 2021



Early Years Practitioner 
To start: September 2021
Full time, Permanent

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Early Years Practitioner to join our dedicated Prep School Kindergarten team. 

The posts will support the Early Years provision under the leadership of Head of Early Years and the Head of Prep School. 

You will need to work effectively as part of a team, using personal skills, knowledge and experience to deliver the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum and provide high quality care. 

You should ideally have experience of working an education setting, preferably in the Early Years Foundation Stage and the ideal applicant should have a level 3 qualification in Early Years.

This is an excellent opportunity to make a positive contribution to the School’s continued success.

For more information or to apply please go to the TES website here

Closing Date: 16th September 2021



Start date: 
As soon as possible 
Salary: £8.91 per hour 
BCS is looking for part-time cleaners, various hours between 7am and 6pm, Monday to Friday.   

The core purpose of the role is to ensure that the fabric, furniture and fittings of the inside of the School are clean and tidy at all times.  It is important the School is clean and tidy for operational, educational, marketing and health and safety reasons.  All work undertaken should be of the highest standard thereby positively adding to the overall impression of the School for staff, parents, pupils and visitors alike. 
For more information or to apply please go to the TES website here

Closing date: 21st September 2021   

Holiday Club Assistant (Prep School)
 £8.91 per hour (Casual hours throughout the school holidays)

The post holder is responsible for providing support/assistance in the day-to-day operation of the Holiday Club, for pupils aged 2-11 years. They will work with the children, delivering a programme of activities, within a safe and stimulating environment, in accordance with the Clubs Policies and Procedures. 

You will work with other members of the team to develop and maintain a safe and stimulating play environment, which will provide opportunities to encourage children’s Social, Physical, Intellectual, Creative and Emotional development, assist in planning and delivering stimulating, interesting and appropriate activities. You will also carry out administration duties relevant to the post and liaise with parents and other professionals.

For more information or to apply please go to the TES website here

Closing date: 8th October 2021

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