Independent School Jobs
Why Work At Akeley
Akeley Wood School is a dynamic and friendly place to work with opportunities for professional development. We educate around 900 children and have a progressive approach to teaching and learning. We look to recruit high calibre staff committed to achieving the highest standards and to actively take part in the school life.
Akeley Wood School Jobs
An energetic, flexible and empathic attitude is required with a strong belief that every child can acquire strategies to ensure they fulfil their true potential. Personal integrity, honesty, energy, stamina and enthusiasm are all essential attributes.
Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.
Candidates should be aware that all positions in the school/company involve some degree of responsibility for safeguarding children, although the extent of that responsibility will vary according to the nature of the position.All vacancies are also advertised on the Cognita website. On the Cognita site, you will be able to see vacancies within all our other schools and find out more about working for a Cognita school.
The Junior School, Wicken Park
based at our Wicken Park grounds in rural Northamptonshire, near Milton Keynes. It is a fantastic start to formal education, combining a caring community environment with high-quality classroom teachers and subject specialists, plus outdoor space that has to be seen to be believed.
Administration Assistant Apprentice
Akeley Wood School is seeking an Administration Assistant Apprentice to work at our Wicken Park campus.
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to gain qualifications in Business Administration whilst gaining experience within a busy Administration Team.
This role is a full-time, 52 week position.
Applications to Nikki.Gowton@akeleywoodschool.co.uk to be received by 4.00pm on the 17th January 2020.
Part-time Grounds Person/Assistant Site Manager
Akeley Wood School is seeking a Part-time Grounds Person/Assistant Site Manager to support the Site Manager and Facilities Team to ensure the delivery and maintenance of a safe and secure environment for all pupils, staff, visitors and contractors to Akeley Wood School.
This post will be based at our Wicken Park campus but will also involve work across all three Akeley Wood campuses.
Hours: 20hrs per week
Applications to Nikki.Gowton@akeleywoodschool.co.uk to be received by 4.00pm on the 15th January 2020.
The Senior School, Tile House Mansion and Akeley Wood House
located across two historic sites in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside offering tranquil yet stimulating settings conducive to first class teaching and learning. Years 7 – 13 are taught across the two sites.
The supportive environment and diverse breadth of learning and development within our Senior School epitomises the holistic education we strive for at Akeley Wood.