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We currently have the following vacancies at The Oratory School:

School Administrator - Closing date - 10 September 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a part time School Administrator (all year round) to provide support to the Admissions and Marketing departments. You will be joining a friendly, supportive and hard-working school office team and should have a sound administrative background.

Application Form - School Administrator.doc

Job Description - School Administrator.pdf

PA to the Bursar - Closing date - 7 September 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a part time PA to the Bursar to provide efficient and high quality administrative and secretarial support. You will be joining a friendly supportive and hard-working bursary team and should have a sound admin/secretarial background.  You must have the ability to work unsupervised and particularly enjoy the challenges of a busy bursary office. 

Application Form - PA to the Bursar.doc

Job Description - PA to the Bursar.pdf

Swimming Coach 

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a suitably qualified and experienced Swimming Coach to provide coaching to all our pupils at the School, as well as external schools or clubs. The ability to coach other sports would be an advantage. This is an all year-round role for 40 hours per week.

Application Form-Swimming Coach.doc

Job Description - Swimming Coach.pdf

Senior Rowing Coach and Boat House Manager - Closing date 2 September 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory: Senior Rowing Coach and Boat House Manager. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate and motivated about the sport and willing to inspire and teach our pupils to achieve their rowing potential with determination and dedication.

This is an all year round role for 40 hours a week. 

Application Form-Rowing.doc

Job Description - Snr Rowing Coach Boat House Manager-Sept 2021.pdf

Volunteers Needed - CCF 

We are looking for enthusiastic and committed adult volunteers with military experience to join our Combined Cadet Force (CCF). If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of our young CCF cadets by adding value to their cadet experience and make a positive impact in their experiences, then we would like to hear from you.

Application Form - Volunteer.doc

Data Manager (part-time) - Closing date – 2 September 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a part-time Data Manager. You would need to take responsibility for the management of the School Information Management System (SIMS) and the timely maintenance of data with regards to student records.

 The school is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes a diverse pool of candidates.

This is a part time position for 30 hours a week predominantly term time but with a requirement to work agreed weeks during school holidays.

Application Form - Data Manager.doc

Job Description - Data Manager - Sept 2021.pdf

Teacher of Business and Economics - Closing date 31 July 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a teaching position within the Business and Economics Department. We are seeking to appoint a committed, innovative and dynamic member of staff. The Oratory prizes individuals who demonstrate passion for their subjects and who continually seek to develop their own teaching skillsets. 

This is an opportunity which may suit someone relatively new to the profession who
has a good academic degree in the relevant subject(s) and is seeking to further
their experience. The ability to offer another related subject such as Maths and/or I.T. may be an advantage.

Application Form-Teacher of Business and Economics.doc
Business and Economics Teacher - JD.pdf

GAP Student 

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and able individual to gain experience working within a boarding school environment. You will live in the boarding house and work closely with the Houseparents, supporting them in their roles. The role would suit a school leaver and is a term time only role from September 2021 to July 2022.

The role would suit a school leaver and is a term time only role.

Application Form-GAP student Sept 2021_1.doc

Gardener - Closing date 3 September

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Gardner to join our well established and experienced Grounds team to help maintain and improve our gardens.  

The role is a full time all year round role. 

Application Form - Gardener.doc

Job Description - Gardener 2021.pdf

Lifeguards (casual)

We are currently looking for lifeguards to work on a casual basis at The Oratory Prep School (Goring Heath) and The Oratory School (Woodcote).

The successful candidate(s) ideally will be able to work day times and evening shifts and must hold either a current National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches Award (NRASTC) or a National Pool Lifeguard qualification (NPLQ). 

Application Form

Minibus Drivers (term time only)

The Oratory School is looking for motivated and friendly Minibus Drivers to work as part of the Transport Team to provide transport for our pupils. A full D1 Licence is required.

Mornings -Monday to Friday 6.30am to 8.30am; Evenings Monday to Friday 6pm to 8pm.

School trips and Sports Events

Application Form - Minibus Drivers.doc


For enquiries on any of the above positions, please email

How to Apply?

To apply for any of our current vacancies please click on the link to download an application form in the vacancies page under the relevant job.  An application form is an essential requirement for Safer Recruitment, as stated in our Recruitment Policy Procedure.