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Amersham School


Amersham School is a student centred, rapidly improving mixed 11-18 Community School of 920 students with 132 students in our thriving 6th Form.

Amersham School was rated a good school by Ofsted in 2021. 

Students are central to our philosophy of individual success and aspiration. Development of self-confidence, positive attitudes and enterprise skills are fundamental to the delivery of our first-class, personalised and progressive education.

As employers, we are committed to your personal development.  We offer a supportive and innovative environment to work within and opportunities for Professional Development which will allow you to further enhance your skilful practice. 

Staff have access to

  • the fully equipped Fitness Suite in our state of the art Sports Hall completed in 2015
  • on-site staff parking facilities
  • a host of social activities

Amersham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We are committed to stringent safe recruitment procedures and successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Applications will only be considered when submitted on an Amersham School Application Form.

If you wish to apply for any of our vacancies, please complete an Application Form and send it with a covering letter to : employment@amershamschool.org

Our Teaching vacancies appear on the GOV.UK Teaching Vacancies site

Download a TEACHING Application Form HERE




Download a NON-TEACHING Application Form HERE





Download our Staff Privacy Notice HERE






Amersham School is proud to be in partnership with the Astra School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) provider, an innovative, Ofsted Outstanding and non-profit organisation which provides outstanding training opportunities for new entrants into the teaching profession. The Astra SCITT is part of the Astra Teaching School Hub, accredited by the DfE as one of only 87 Hubs in the country to offer the 'golden thread' of training and support for teachers at all stages of their career.

Astra is currently recruiting Primary and Secondary trainees in the following subjects/phases across over 50 local selective, non-selective, primary and special schools for 2023-4:

Art; Biology; Business; Economics with Business; Chemistry; Computer Science; Drama; English; Geography; History; Maths; Modern Foreign Languages; Music; PE; Physics; RE; Primary; Primary with Maths.  Some part time routes are also available.

More information can be found on the DfE train to teach portal, as well as the Astra website, and applications can be made via DfE Apply.  

You may be eligible for a generous bursary to train!