Staffing & Vacancies


At Parmiter’s, our staff are our priority. As a large secondary Academy we offer many opportunities for both teaching and support staff colleagues. You will find full details of any current vacancies, including adverts, job descriptions and candidate information on this page. 

Parmiter’s is an exciting and enjoyable place to work. New colleagues are made welcome and supported by a comprehensive induction programme which means you quickly feel at home. Our involvement as a strategic partner of the Watford Partnership for Teacher Training has further broadened our CPD and Inset opportunities to support colleagues at all stages of their careers. 

The Governors, Headmaster and Senior Leadership Team are extremely keen to continue to recruit high quality staff to the school. They are committed to maintaining high standards, supporting effective personal and professional development and ensuring that Parmiter’s continues to be a stimulating and progressive environment in which to work. 

We look forward to receiving your application.

Current vacancies


Head of Philosophy, Religion & Ethics (PRE) with responsibility for PSHE

An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher to lead the Philosophy, Religion & Ethics (PRE) and the Personal, Health, Social and Economic (PHSE) curriculum within our Humanities faculty. 

You will work closely with the Head of Faculty to ensure students experience a broad and engaging curriculum and that our provision is relevant and empowering. PSHE is delivered through our Personal Development programme, with dedicated curriculum time, enrichment days and a form time and assembly programme. You will be passionate about the importance of both curriculum areas for all students, and have a focus on growing GCSE and A Level courses so that they become a thriving part of our 14-16 and post-16 curriculum offer. 

The post is available for September 2023, but we are happy to discuss an earlier start date if this is of interest to the successful candidate.

The advert for the role is available here, the job description is here and additional information is here

Parmiter’s coordinates CPD for the Watford Partnership for Teacher Training and offers a robust induction programme. We can offer the successful candidate: 

● Bespoke CPD to suit your career goals 

● Complimentary use of a new on-site fitness suite 

● An admission policy prioritising the children of staff (a qualifying period may apply) 

● Highly talented and engaged students 

● Lovely school grounds in leafy surrounds with ample parking. 

Parmiter’s is an exceptional school and all colleagues share a passion for educational excellence in every area.  Applicants are encouraged to visit the website  and social media accounts for more information. Candidates are welcome to contact to arrange a visit to the school or to arrange discussion about the department and the role prior to application. 

Application forms, available below, should be returned by electronically with a covering letter to the Headmaster, Mr Michael Jones, by Noon February 27th. 

Parmiter’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. Applicants must declare any criminal convictions as the post is exempt  under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Appointments will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via the Disclosure and Barring Service and references from previous employers. We are required to conduct online searches for shortlisted candidates  in accordance with the Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance in order to identify any incidents or concerns which are publicly available online. We are an Equal Opportunities employer.


Support Staff Vacancies 

We have no vacancies for Support Staff at present. 

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