Situations Vacant

Teacher of Textiles, Art and Design to start May 2018

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic practitioner with excellent classroom teaching skills who is able to teach Art and Design throughout the School. The successful candidate will teach GCSE and A-Level Textile Design, which is a well-established and popular subject choice. Other specialisms such as Graphics and Photography would be desirable. The commitment will be full time until July 18 and thereafter hours to be agreed

Please click the link below for a full job description.

Teacher of Textiles Art and Design

Closing date for applications: 19th April

Interviews: week commencing 26th April

Full Time Teacher of Physical Education to start September 2018

We are seeking an inspirational, enthusiastic and well qualified graduate teacher to teach PE throughout the school, with experience of teaching GCSE Physical Education and BTEC Sport.  An individual with the ability to coach one or more of the major sports (netball, hockey, football, cricket, athletics, tennis, swimming, pentathlon) is required.  The ability and willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school is expected.

Please click the link below for a full job description and for details of the Leweston PE Department.

Teacher of PE Job Description – March-2018

Leweston PE Department – Further Information

Closing date for applications: midday Thursday 12th April

Interviews: week commencing 16th April



Two Graduate Assistants to start September 2018

(1 x Modern Foreign Languages and 1 x Music)

This is a residential one year post incorporating both pastoral and academic responsibilities, and would suit someone seeking teaching experience who is interested in being fully involved in the life of a Catholic boarding school.  One position would also work alongside the Lay Chaplain supporting the spiritual life of the school.

Please click the link below for full details.

Graduate Assistant Teaching & Boarding

Closing date for applications: Friday 4th May 2018

Interviews: week commencing 14th May 2018


Catering Team, Front of House Supervisor

Thomas Franks are looking for a Front of House Supervisor.

This position will be supporting the Catering Team in planning, organising and providing high-quality catering services to the visitors and staff of this location in accordance with all food hygiene, health and safety and other legislation. Please see below for full details.

Front of House Job Description


Parent Governors

Leweston is seeking parent Governors to join the Board to help lead the school at this exciting stage of its development. Candidates should have extensive business experience ideally up to Executive level. We would be particularly interested to hear from potential Governors with a background in:

  • Commercial and Contract Law
  • Human Resources
  • Data Protection
  • Real Estate and Land Management

For further information please contact the Bursar, Gus Scott-Masson, at Leweston School, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 6EN Tel. 01963 210765 or e-mail


For further information on the above positions and to request an application pack please contact:

Fiona McCarthy on

 Application Forms

All positions should be applied for using a Leweston School Application Form which can be found below:

Teaching Application Form

Support Staff Application Form


Leweston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure & Barring System (DBS) check will be required.

Leweston is a Catholic Foundation which welcomes pupils of all Denominations Leweston School Trust is a registered charity number 295175.

Please download and read our procedures for the recruitment of staff and our Employers’ Liability Insurance Certificate.

Recruitment Selection and Disclosures Policy and Procedure Oct 2016

Certificate of Employers’ Liability Insurance 2016-2017

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