Staffing & Vacancies



Teacher of Spanish & French

An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic teacher of Spanish & French to join our successful and experienced department.  MFL is an established part of our core curriculum, with all students studying at least one language up to GCSE. Our students also benefit from a range of cultural and language related trips and activities.  The department is supported by three foreign language assistants.

Parmiter’s is an exceptional school in which to teach, with highly positive and supportive relationships between the staff and students.  Parmiter’s coordinates Teacher Training for the Herts and Bucks Teaching School Alliance and offers a robust induction programme, complimented by a bespoke CPD programme supporting colleagues at all stages of their careers. We are able to support the completion of an MA for candidates with the appropriate credits.  Our admissions policy prioritises children of staff.

Applications are equally welcome from experienced and newly qualified teachers. NQTs are offered the option of a 1st July start date and we have an active NQT programme to support and develop new teachers. 

Candidates are welcome to visit the school informally prior to application.

Application forms, should be returned with a covering letter to the Headmaster, Mr M Jones. Email -        

Closing Date: Noon, Monday 1 April 2019

Interview Date: Thursday 4 April 2019

Parmiter’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

School Direct (salaried & unsalaried) Teacher Training Programme

The Herts and Bucks Teaching School Alliance are inviting applications/expressions of interest  for the School Direct teacher training programme starting in September 2019. Applications open through UCAS in October, (placements are listed under Parmiter's School). 

Salaried and unsalaried placements will be available at Parmiter's School as well as other secondary and primary schools in the alliance. 

Places are offered in a range of subjects including -

Art & Design, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Computer Science, Design and Technology, Drama,English, Economics, Geography, History, Mathematics, Modern Foreign Languages, Music, Physical Education, Physics and Religious Studies.

Primary General placements (salaried and unsalaried) are available in primary schools and special schools.  

We encourage prospective trainees to submit an early application/expression of interest as national recruitment quotas apply to some subjects, and, to allow enough time to organise lesson observations prior to application. 

Applications will close in June 2019 (however recruitment for some subjects may close before then). 

Please contact Mary Howard, School Direct Administrator with queries and to help organise classroom experience which may be gained at a number of schools across the Herts and Bucks TSA: or 01923 665708/ 671424.