Vacancies

Welcome to the Dover Grammar School for Boys' Vacancy page. 

Teaching staff and support staff vacancies are listed in the relevant page section below, together with information about the role, relevant job descriptions and person specifications.

If you would like to apply for one of the positions here at DGSB then please complete the application form and include a cover letter with your application if applicable. 

Applications can either be emailed directly to Lizzie Reynolds at lreynolds@dgsb.co.uk or a hard copy can be sent to the school marked FAO Lizzie Reynolds.

Thanks for your interest in working at DGSB. 

Teaching Vacancies

There are no teaching vacancies currently at DGSB. 

Support Staff Vacancies

Finance and Personnel Manager - Fixed Term (Maternity Cover) 

  • Pay: KR9
  • Start Date: January 2021
  • App Close Date: 13/10/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews: W/C 18th October 2021

We are looking to appoint a Finance & Personnel Manager on a fixed term Maternity Cover contract who will manage the school’s finance systems to ensure the efficient and effective use of the school’s budget. The successful candidate will have significant financial and personnel experience, ideally in a school setting as well as being a highly committed, enthusiastic and organised individual. The position is full time over 42 weeks a year.

DGSB is on a very exciting journey and you would be joining us at an important moment in the school's history. Having retained our "Good " OFSTED designation, without condition, in October 2019 under a new and demanding inspection framework, we are now on the cusp of moving into an entirely new school which is currently being constructed on our top field. Our new accommodation will provide us with new and exciting opportunities both within our curriculum and within the wider community. Our school motto of "Fiat Lux" - "Let there be light" - has never been more appropriate or fitting!   

Applications should include a completed application form, either through Kent Teach or the one found on the DGSB website, and a covering letter if applicable. If you have any questions, please contact the Headteacher's PA, Lizzie Reynolds, via email on lreynolds@dgsb.co.uk.   

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff to share in this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo appropriate child protection screening including an enhanced DBS check.  

Non-contributory access to the Benenden Healthcare Scheme is offered. 

Finance & Personnel Manager - Job Description

Finance & Personnel Manage - Personal Specification


Personnel Manager - Fixed Term

  • Pay: KR9
  • Start Date: January 2021
  • App Close Date: 13/10/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews: W/C 18th October 2021

PART TIME - Fixed term, approx 15hrs per week.

We are looking to appoint a Personnel Manager on a fixed term Maternity Cover contract who will manage the school’s personnel systems. The successful candidate will have significant personnel experience, ideally in a school setting as well as being a highly committed, enthusiastic and organised individual. 

DGSB is on a very exciting journey and you would be joining us at an important moment in the school's history. Having retained our "Good " OFSTED designation, without condition, in October 2019 under a new and demanding inspection framework, we are now on the cusp of moving into an entirely new school which is currently being constructed on our top field. Our new accommodation will provide us with new and exciting opportunities both within our curriculum and within the wider community. Our school motto of "Fiat Lux" - "Let there be light" - has never been more appropriate or fitting!   

Applications should include a completed application form, either through Kent Teach or the one found on the DGSB website, and a covering letter if applicable. If you have any questions, please contact the Headteacher's PA, Lizzie Reynolds, via email on lreynolds@dgsb.co.uk.   

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff to share in this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo appropriate child protection screening including an enhanced DBS check.  

Non-contributory access to the Benenden Healthcare Scheme is offered. 

Personnel Manager - Job Description

Personnel Manager - Personal Specification


Higher Level Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Fixed Term - Special Needs Position

  • Pay: KR6
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • App Close Date: 20/09/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews: W/C 20th September

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate Higher Learning Teaching Assistant to join our team at Dover Grammar School for Boys. An important aspect of the role will be to assist our SENCo on a day-to-day basis.  Our ideal candidate will have versatility across a range of subjects and embrace innovation and strive to develop and enhance the learning experience for the students. A friendly and positive approach to teaching and learning, as well as the ability to quickly build up strong relationships with individual children is important. You will be energetic and enthusiastic and enjoy working with 11-18-year olds, have a calm manner and good sense of humour. 

It is desirable that you have: 

  • Experience with specifically supporting the needs of pupils with Autism Spectrum Condition 
  • The ability to work closely in assisting the current SENCo, including deputising as required 
  • Experience planning for and leading small intervention groups with SEND and vulnerable pupils 

DGSB is on a very exciting journey and you would be joining us at an important moment in the school's history. Having retained our "Good " OFSTED designation, without condition, in October 2019 under a new and demanding inspection framework, we are now on the cusp of moving into an entirely new school which is currently being constructed on our top field. Our new accommodation will provide us with new and exciting opportunities both within our curriculum and within the wider community. Our school motto of "Fiat Lux" - "Let there be light" - has never been more appropriate or fitting!  

Applications should include a completed application form, either through Kent Teach or the one found on the DGSB website, and a covering letter if applicable. If you have any questions, please contact the Headteacher's PA, Lizzie Reynolds, via email on lreynolds@dgsb.co.uk.  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff to share in this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo appropriate child protection screening including an enhanced DBS check. 

Non-contributory access to the Benenden Healthcare Scheme is offered.

HTLA - Job Description

HTLA - Personal Specification

Governing Body Vacancies

There are no current Governing Board vacancies at DGSB. 

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