Graduate Boarding Assistant (residential)

September 2022, full-time, fixed term

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic graduate, with outstanding inter-personal skills, to join our highly motivated pastoral team.  Living on site, you will be working in our boarding community where you will undertake a significant number of boarding duties and support the wider school community in a number of areas.  The position would suit an enthusiastic, committed, and forward-looking graduate who would be keen to contribute to all aspects of life in a boarding school and who might, in the longer term, be considering a career in teaching.

Closing date for applications: 8am, Monday 6th June 2022


French Language Assistant

September 2022, part-time (around 10 hours per week)

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and inspirational graduate, with outstanding interpersonal skills, to teach French in small groups and 1:1 to private candidates to improve their spoken language.  We would expect the successful candidate to be able to support girls across the whole age range from Year 7 to up to and including A Level.  The successful applicant will be fluent in French and have native, or near native, proficiency.

Closing date for applications: 9am, Wednesday 8th June 2022


Teacher of PE (Lacrosse Specialist)

September 2022, Full-time

St Mary’s Calne is looking for a dynamic, highly motivated and inspirational Teacher of PE with excellent administrative and organisational skills, to teach PE and coach games from Year 7 to Year 13.

St Mary’s is regularly in the top 16 schools at all age ranges at the National Schools’ Lacrosse Championships and the successful candidate will be expected to coach Lacrosse throughout the school to a high standard, as well as being able to coach or umpire one of the other main sports of the school (hockey or cricket desirable). The position would suit an enthusiastic and committed teacher. Experience teaching A Level PE would be an advantage, but not essential. 

Closing date for applications: 9am, Tuesday 7th June 2022




More information:

Full Job Descriptions for all current teaching vacancies can be found via the links to the right or by emailing Karen Turner: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Benefits of working at St Mary's Calne

St Mary’s has its own salary scale with benefits, including:

• for a nominal fee, membership of the St Mary’s Sports Club
• a staff discount on fees of children educated at either St Mary’s Calne or St Margaret’s Preparatory School (for permanent members of staff)
• complimentary meals during term time
• free on-site parking
• staff workshops, clubs and library membership
• a rural site and attractive environment
• a friendly working community
• good public transport links.

To apply:

Please send a completed application form for Academic Staff along with a covering letter explaining your vision for the role to the e-mail address indicated on the Job Description.

An application form helps us to compare individuals on a like for like basis and for that reason we do not accept a CV and will not be able to process applications that are not completed fully.

To apply by post please do as above and send to St Mary's Calne (Teacher Recruitment), 63 Curzon St, Calne, SN11 0DF, Tel: 01249 857200.

All applications will be acknowledged.

Applicants invited for interview are expected to have read the school's Safeguarding Policy (Child Protection). Please click here to access the policies' page.

To view our Recruitment and Selection Policy and Procedures please click here

St Mary's is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. Due to the nature of the work involved, the successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.