Recruitment Opportunities2018-12-10T16:40:41+00:00

Job Vacancies

The value of our staff is paramount and working at Ipswich High School presents a huge range of opportunities, both personal and professional.

Our available roles represent a significant opportunity for you to contribute to our story, and to enhance the educational experience of all our pupils. This is an exceptionally exciting time to be joining our outstanding school, as you will be a cornerstone in our change toward a Diamond Model of education over the next few years.

We are enormously proud of all of the teaching and support staff here and hope you will consider joining us. Every member of our school staff has access to support and training to help them develop professionally within their role, as well as numerous benefits including reduced fees for family members wishing to attend the school.

We hope that on reading about our current vacancies, you will decide to apply. We are sure you will find a truly rewarding and enjoyable journey ahead of you at a time of exciting developments within the school.

Ipswich High School is committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening applies to all posts.


Required September 2019

The salary will be commensurate with the experience and qualities of the successful candidate/s.

Ipswich High School is a leading independent school in Suffolk, proudly educating hundreds of pupils between the ages of 3 – 18. Based on a beautiful 84 acre campus, five miles outside of Ipswich, the school has long enjoyed a high profile across the region for its academic success and superb pastoral care.

We seek either a suitably qualified experienced Houseparent, or a pair of experienced Houseparents, to run our brand new boarding house from September 2019.  The successful candidate/s will have experience of running a boarding house and will have a deep understanding of, and commitment to, pastoral care. They will also be a highly capable teacher (please note if candidates are applying as a pair, only one is required to teach) and contribute fully to the full and varied extra-curricular aspects of the School.

Please complete the application form and return it to the HR Officer at  or by post to Ipswich High School, Woolverstone, Ipswich, IP9 1AZ.

If you require any further information please ring 01473 780201.

Closing date: Friday, 11 January, 2019 at noon

Interviews: W/c Monday, 21 January 2019

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post

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