Working at Milton Abbey School

Please see below details of all Academic and Support Staff vacancies at the School.  

Applications for vacancies must be submitted on a Milton Abbey School application form which is available to download from the box on this page, along with a covering letter. Your application can be supported by a CV, however applications purely annotated “see attached CV” will not be considered.

When applying for an academic vacancy please address your letter to the Head. For support vacancies, please address your letter to the Bursar. In both instances, please send your application to:

Miss Lynne Hughes
HR Administrator
Milton Abbey School
Blandford Forum
DT11 0BZ

Current Vacancies

Teacher of Equine & Countryside Management

For January 2020 we are seeking a well-qualified, knowledgeable and enthusiastic Teacher of Equine and Countryside Management to join the forward-thinking Land Based Studies Department.  
You will be responsible for delivering and assessing the Level 2 and Level 3 BTEC Horse Management courses, as well as contributing to the delivery and assessment of units of study on our BTEC Countryside Management courses.  Educated to degree level in an Equine/Animal Science or Agricultural subject, you will have an extensive knowledge of equine physiology, nutrition and husbandry as well as a good knowledge of the care and husbandry of a range of other commonly kept animals.
A wider interest in land-based subjects would be advantageous, as would relevant industry and/or teaching experience and a willingness to support the development of our School Farm and Stables.  
Accommodation may be available and stabling for own horse is provided subject to availability.

Catering Assistants

We are seeking to appoint trustworthy, efficient and dependable Catering Assistants.  You will join our busy team providing in-house catering during term time and catering for events and in our tea rooms during the holidays.  As we are able to be flexible regarding working hours and various shifts are available, we would welcome applications for both full and part -time working, including evenings and weekends.
These positions are all year round and a flexible approach will be appreciated.  Own transport to and from work is essential.  Uniform is provided, as are meals when on duty.  Salary according to Milton Abbey’s own scale, which will depend upon age, qualifications and experience.

Domestic Cleaner

We are seeking to appoint a cleaner term-time only (for 34 weeks per year) to assist with the cleaning of our school premises.  Hours of work are 30 hours per week, worked Monday to Friday, with the occasional requirement to work at weekends.  For this position, uniform, all equipment and a meal are provided. 
Applicants must be trustworthy, efficient and dependable.
All salaries are according to Milton Abbey’s own scale.