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Job Vacancies

We strive to recruit the best possible teaching and support staff to drive the school forwards and ensure we continue to provide the best possible education for our pupils.

If you wish to apply for a current vacancy please download and complete the relevant application form below and return it to the school office with a covering letter to the Head.

If you have any queries regarding employment at Rupert House, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and any candidates will be required to undergo DBS checks.  The school is an equal opportunities employer.

Please email Julia Cooke with enquiries and applications at office@ruperthouse.oxon.sch.uk

Director of Finance and Operations

Applications are invited for the post of Director of Finance and Operations (DFO) at Rupert House.  This is a significant role within a school which has experienced growth from 160 to 190 pupils within a year and with plans to develop further.  Rupert House is the leading Prep School in Henley.  The new DFO will support the recently appointed Head, Nick Armitage, and his Senior Management Team in developing and delivering an exciting and ambitious strategy.

First and foremost, an awareness of the financial and commercial issues within a complex organisation is essential. The DFO is responsible for all support areas of the school, including finance, estate management, HR, health & safety, risk management, commercial and general administration.

Applications are welcome from a variety of backgrounds, with or without experience of working in schools.  The role may appeal to an individual becoming a DFO for the first time.   The successful candidate will need to have a strong empathy with the school’s ethos and an excitement for working in a fast-paced educational environment. 

The school is being advised by David Williams of BursarSearch, and for an informal conversation about the role, applicants are requested either to email him at david@bursarsearch.com or to call on 07713 091657.  

Full information can be found in the candidate information pack here.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 16th December at 12 noon.

Caretaker and Maintenance Assistant

Rupert House is looking for someone to assist our Caretaker with his day-to-day responsibilities. We're looking for someone that enjoys, and is skilled in general DIY. Duties will include supporting in the maintenance, presentation, and security of the school building and site, and carrying out routine grounds maintenance e.g. grass cutting, hedge cutting and leaf clearing.

If this interests you, please contact J Cooke at office@ruperthouse.oxon.sch.uk

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Closing date for applications: Monday 16th December 2021 

Gap Student

Rupert House is looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic student to join our busy and happy school for the Spring Term 2022.

Ideal for a pre or post university or college student, candidates must possess good communication skills, be adaptable and be prepared to learn and take on responsibility.   

If this is you, please send your CV in the first instance, with a covering letter to J Cooke office@ruperthouse.oxon.sch.uk

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Closing date for applications: Thursday 9th December 2021