Employment Opportunities

The Downs Preparatory School is a wonderful place to work, set in 60 acres of countryside and yet just five miles south of Bristol.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We are currently searching to fill the following vacancies. The job description for each role can be found at the bottom of the page together with an application form. Please contact recruitment@thedownsschool.co.uk for further information.

(part and full-time - Level 3 qualified or training to be qualified to this level)
Bertie’s Nursery School strives to employ outstanding, education and childcare practitioners who will enthuse, stimulate and excite our children in their learning and development. They will be excellent role models who will promote good manners, civilised behaviour and traditional values. They will also embrace the service philosophy of the nursery that is one of genuine superior customer care.

1. We are looking for a dedicated part-time Receptionist who demonstrates exemplary customer care and communication skills and understands the value of ‘going the extra mile. You should have outstanding administrative skills and a calm approach. Applicants should have a good level of education.  Experience of working in a school and SIMS is an advantage

Job Description – Part-time Receptionist – September 2018

2. Due to maternity leave, we are looking for a Year 3 Teacher on a one year contract.  Etc etc etc  

job Description – Year 3 Teacher –September 2018  

The Downs Preparatory School is committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.