We currently have the following vacancies at The Oratory School:
Sports Centre Receptionist - Closing date - 3 July 2022
An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory School for a Sports Centre Receptionist to provide friendly and helpful assistance to our Sports Centre cliental, including the Public and members of the School Community. The ability to provide Lifeguarding support to our School Community would be an advantage. (Training would be provided)
Maintenance Person (Gas & Boiler) - 3 July 2022
We are looking to appoint a permanent member of the Maintenance team, ideally fully qualified in the area of gas and plumbing to help maintain areas within the school to a high-quality standard. If you are self-motivated and have a proactive, positive approach to your work then we would like to hear from you.
Housemother - Closing Date – 19 June 2022
A wonderful opportunity has become available at the Oratory School for a well organised, empathetic, and reliable Housemother to help the Housemaster/Housemistress provide a happy, comfortable and well-disciplined atmosphere for our pupils. The school is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes a diverse pool of candidates
This is a term time role for 35 hours per week.
Teaching Assistant SEND - Closing date 10 June 2022
A wonderful opportunity has arisen at the Oratory School for a SEND teaching assistant to support the delivery of quality learning and teaching of pupils with special educational needs. The role will be to encourage the participation of pupils in the social and academic processes of the school and enable pupils to become more independent learners.
This is a term time role for 25 hours per week.
Deputy Grounds Manager - Closing date 10 June 2022
The Oratory School is offering an exciting opportunity for a Deputy Grounds Manager to join a busy, close-knit Grounds Team where you will play a leading role in the maintenance of the School’s cricket grounds and associated facilities. The Deputy Groundsman will support the Grounds Manager in the smooth running and maintenance of the school site and aspire to achieve the best possible standards of grass surfaces.
Art & 3D Design Technician - Closing date: 31 May 2022 (September 2022 Start)
We have a wonderful opportunity for an Art and 3D Design Technician to provide support to teachers in both the Art and Design departments and to liaise with the Director of Art and Design in order to ensure the efficient running of the School's day-to- day programme of timetabled lessons.
Lead Teacher of Physics - Closing date: 21 June 2022 (September 2022 Start)
An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a Lead Teacher of Physics within the Science Department. We are seeking to appoint a committed, innovative and dynamic member of staff. The successful candidate will be a good honours graduate, who will teach the subject to all ages and abilities from Form 1 (Year 7) to A Level and Oxbridge and make a strong contribution to leading the work of the Science Department. They will be a driven and passionate subject specialist who is looking to be involved in a dynamic and innovative department. This post may suit an ambitious teacher who is seeking wider experience and career development.
Teacher of EAL - Closing date: 19 May 2022 (September 2022 start)
An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a full-time Teacher of EAL. 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.
Teacher of Business (part time)- Closing date: 20 June 2022 (September 2022 Start)
An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Oratory for a part-time teaching position within the Economics and Business 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.
Graduate Assistants- Closing date - 10 June 2022
We are looking to appoint Graduate Assistants for September 2022. This is a full-time residential role from 1 September 2022 to 31 July 2023, living in one of our boarding houses and helping with duties, supervision and the pastoral care of boarders. We expect all staff who live in school accommodation to contribute to our programme of boarding duties.
School Bank Nurses
We are looking for Bank Nurses to work as part of our excellent Health Centre team to provide professional support and care to our pupils. If you are highly organised, have great communication skills and love working with children, we would love to meet you.
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.
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).
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 Saturdays 6.30am to 8.30am; Evenings Monday to Friday 6pm to 8pm.
School trips and Sports Events
For enquiries on any of the above positions, please email
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.