Join Us 2018-03-29T09:25:39+00:00

The Priory School is rightly proud of its outstanding academic achievements, made possible due to our well-qualified, professional and friendly staff.
If you are interested in applying for a post at The Priory School and wish to visit us please contact the school office to arrange a tour and a meeting with me, Rachel Gibb, the school’s headteacher.

We are a Church of England school and welcome staff of Christian faith, of other faiths and of no faith equally and without prejudice. Our students are equally welcoming and value our staff greatly.

I hope you are interested in joining us and I look forward to meeting you and working with you.

Rachel Gibb

The following employment opportunities are available at the Priory:

English Teacher

Teachers’ Main Pay Scale (Fringe Area) plus TLR for the right candidate.

Start date: September 2018

We require an English Teacher with excellent subject knowledge who can combine academic rigour and achievement with a passion for the subject. Our students deserve to be inspired to develop a lifelong love of literature and reading.
The post holder will be expected to teach across all key stages and complement this dynamic and forward thinking department.

The Priory School is a vibrant and exciting Church of England comprehensive school. We are seeking an exceptional candidate who is fully committed to securing excellent outcomes for all. The school has invested in a full programme of staff development, including opportunities for professional coaching. The successful candidate would be fully supported in ongoing professional development, as well as being integrated into a talented staff body.

The school has 777 students including a Sixth Form. We benefit from excellent facilities which are set to improve further due to our expansion programme as student numbers grow. One of two secondary schools in the town of Dorking, we aim to provide inspirational teaching in a caring and supportive environment. Our Christian ethos sets us apart from other schools but we welcome staff and students from all backgrounds.

In February 2018 Ofsted rated the school ‘Good’, and we were awarded ‘Outstanding’ in our SIAMs inspection in December 2015. Results are consistently in line with national averages. Our mission is to exceed expected outcomes.

For more information and an application form please contact

Closing date:  12 noon, Monday 20 April 2018

Interviews: Week beginning 23 April 2018

The Priory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Cover Supervisor

Salary Grade SP6 = £10.99 per hour

We are looking for cover supervisors who will be on zero hours contract and be able to work at short notice, on part or full days, to supervise whole classes during the short term absence of teachers to provide continuity of student learning, maintain good order and facilitate students’ progress.

(Please note – Cover Supervisors are not expected to teach, but supervise students who have been set work by a teacher)

Interviews: To Be Confirmed

Tel:  01306 878782

Email for an application pack. Completed applications should be submitted by email or post.