Sevenoaks School is a co-educational day and boarding school for pupils aged 11-18. Founded in 1432, Sevenoaks provides academic excellence with a strong pastoral and co-curricular emphasis and a global dimension inspired by the International Baccalaureate.

Based in the market town of Sevenoaks, Kent, the school is only 30 minutes by train from Central London, and 30 minutes from Gatwick Airport. The 100-acre campus adjoins the beautiful Knole deer park and boasts excellent facilities, including a world-class performing arts centre with concert hall and theatre, and a superb sports centre.

Current Opportunities

Senior vacancies

There are currently no senior vacancies

Teaching vacancies

There are currently no teaching vacancies

For all senior and teaching vacancies, please download the application form and the explanatory note. The application form should be completed and returned by post with a covering letter and CV to The Personnel Department, Sevenoaks School, High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1HU. All applications should be submitted by midday on the closing date specified. Please ensure you include your Teacher Reference No.(TRN) and National Insurance No. in your application.

The School retains the right to interview suitable applicants and appoint before the deadline.

Any queries about academic vacancies should be directed to 01732 467740 or

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Support Staff vacancies

External Invigilators

Applications are invited for seasonal work within the school as an external invigilator. While this is mainly in May and June, hours are also available in October (University Entrance Exams), November (IGCSE Mocks) and February (IB Mocks). Most examinations are Monday to Friday but occasionally are held on a Saturday. Applicants should be confident dealing with students and available daytime for the majority of Monday 4 May to Thursday 18 June 2015. There are no examinations over the half term period (Saturday 23 May to Sunday 31 May inclusive). Closing date: Friday 9 January 2015 (Interviews Friday 16 January). Job description.

A qualified Groundsman/Gardener is required, with experience in sports ground maintenance, to work full-time in our Estates department. This is a full-time role (37.5 hours per week, all year round) which will require working on Saturday mornings on a rota basis (approximately 12 Saturdays per year). Closing date: Midday Friday 21 November 2014. Advertisement. Job description.

Car Park Attendant 
We are seeking a Car Park Attendant to be responsible for ensuring traffic flow at Duke's Meadow entrance to Sevenoaks School and managing car parking to ensure the appropriate use of the facilities. Applicants should have experience of dealing professionally with members of the public. The hours are 25.5 hours per week, term-time only. Job description. Closing date Friday 5 December 2014.


To apply for support staff posts please complete both parts of the two-part application forms: (1) Support staff application form and (2) Cover sheet. Please note that your application will not be considered unless both parts (1) and (2) have been returned fully completed.

For help in completing the forms, please see the Application and Recruitment Process Explanatory Notes.

All applications should be submitted by noon on the closing date specified.

Please email the completed application form and cover sheet, to

Any queries to or  01732 467740.

The School retains the right to interview suitable applicants and appoint before the deadline.

Gap Year Enquiries

Thank you for your interest in Sevenoaks School, however, we advertise all our vacancies and cannot accommodate any gap year students other than for identified and advertised roles.