Job Vacancies

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All positions within the school require an Enhanced DBS.

Governor

We are particularly seeking Governors with experience in fundraisingeducation and estate management but would welcome Governors with expertise in other areas. We are seeking two Governors to join our board of trustees. 

Essential skills include the ability to work as part of team, a commitment to ‘collective responsibility’ and the ability to think strategically.  Other skills such as finance, legal, HR and general business skills would be valuable additions.

There is an approximate time commitment of six board meetings per year.

Our school Governors provide an external perspective and an ability to challenge assumptions and look for solutions. You will bring enthusiasm and experience from other areas of life and work together as a well-balanced group of people to support the Head Teacher and staff to drive the school forward.

If you have an interest in Buddhism, a passion for education and would like to contribute to the growth of the school and its strategic direction, please contact us.

To apply, please complete the application form and send it to:

Music Teacher (part-time)

The Dharma Primary School, in Brighton, is a non-selective independent school and welcomes children aged 3-11 years from all backgrounds and faiths and with all abilities. Our philosophy is rooted in Buddhist principles and for more than 20 years we have successfully integrated a holistic ethos with an excellent academic education. Through the practice of mindfulness, the school aims to cultivate wisdom, reflection and compassion in children and to help them unlock their full potential. More information about the school can be found at http://www.dharmaschool.co.uk.

The school is seeking an experienced Music Teacher on a 0.1 contract, currently on a Tuesday afternoon. The salary offered will be in the range £25,500-£26,500 prorated. The successful applicant will have a strength in delivering Music to all primary years, including mixed year groups. It would be desirable to also to offer an after-school music club which will be paid extra.

Applicants should download an Employment Application form from:

http://www.dharmaschool.co.uk/job-vacancies/, complete including names and contact information of two professional referees, and forward to:

Claire Moody, Bursar at cmoody@dharmaschool.co.uk.

The closing date for applications is Friday 10th May at 5.00 pm.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All positions within the school require an Enhanced DBS.