Wycombe High School seeks passionate teachers and staff who believe in our school’s values; to look beyond the traditional grammar school, to look beyond league tables and exam results, to look beyond stereotypes and conventions, and to look beyond a world where futures are fixed.

Science Technician (Physics)

(term time + 5 days, 39 weeks)

Required: September 2024

Pay Scale:  

Bucks Pay Scale 2, point 11 – point 15 currently £24,879 – £26,961 pro-rata = an actual salary of £21,099 – £22,865 for 39 weeks per annum

Hours: 08:00 – 16:00 Monday-Friday

Key Dates: 

Deadline for applications: as soon as possible. 

 Interviews will take place as soon as possible.

Wycombe High School is seeking to appoint a proactive and enthusiastic technician who will provide effective support for the teaching staff in Science (particularly Physics).

The successful candidate will have strong organisational and planning skills, with the ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure, and have the appropriate experience, knowledge and skills to provide support in Science (KS3, KS4 and KS5). (S)he will also have great customer service skills and enjoy working in a busy, lively environment.

Teacher of Technology

Textiles experience preferred

From September 2024

Pay Scale

(Currently M1 £30,000 – UPS3 £46,525)

Applications from unqualified teachers will also be considered (currently UN01 £20,598 – UN06 £32,133 per annum) Full time or part time hours considered.

‘We’re happy to talk flexible working’

Key Dates 

Deadline for applications : as soon as possible 

Interviews will take place: as soon as possible 

Wycombe High School is currently recruiting for an inspirational teacher to join our Technology Department at our all girls’ outstanding grammar school.  Many of our Technology Teachers teach across the specialisms and are passionate about the subject. This role would preferably suit a teacher with Textiles experience. For Textiles, our students thrive on challenge and independence.

School Counsellor

(part time, 39 weeks) 

Required: September 2024 (an earlier start may be possible).

Pay Scale

Bucks Pay Scale 4, point 21 – point 25 currently £29,477 – £31,645 pro-rata for term time only, plus pro-rata Inset Days.  For 22.5 hours per week over 39 weeks per annum, the actual annual salary is £15,272 – £16,395

Hours: 08:30 – 16:30
Preferably Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (or Monday, Tuesday and another day if required).

Key Dates

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 19 June 2024
Interviews will take place week commencing 24 June 2024

(please note we reserve the right bring forward interviews and close the advert early)

Wycombe High School is seeking to appoint someone with recent experience of working as a counsellor for children/young people aged 11-18. Knowledge or experience of working in an educational environment would be desirable but is not essential.

The successful candidate will provide a caring and supportive environment, where concerns can be explored safely. This will involve working with a diverse range of issues.

Application Forms and Visitor Information
Teaching Application Form Word Document

Applicant Safeguarding Checks

Wycombe High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to safeguarding checks.

Train as a Mathematics or Physics Teacher from August 2024

We are recruiting both career changers and recent graduates to train as Mathematics or Physics teachers.

Wycombe High School is the Lead School of the National Mathematics & Physics SCITT, a subject specialist, school-centred teacher training programme.  We also offer an Engineers Teach Physics Programme designed to train people with engineering or material science degrees to become Physics teachers.

Our Chiltern Hub, led by Wycombe High School and Headington School in Oxford, is recruiting trainee Mathematics, Physics teachers who can choose to complete a year’s full-time teacher training or two years part-time teacher training based in schools in both the state and independent sector.  On successful completion they will be awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), and a PGCE.

For more information, please visit the NMAP SCITT website:

The girls are the greatest testament to the work of the school, being avid and engaged learners who are ambitious for the future but show care and consideration for others.

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