If you're inspired by working in an environment where young people and staff are given every opportunity to thrive, Blackfen could be the place for your next career move.  Keeping the school running in the classroom and behind the scenes are teams of amazing people, each equally important in keeping our community a great place to study and work. 


If you wish to be considered for any of our vacancies you should complete the relevant application form, giving the names and addresses of two referees, and submit a concise letter of application.  This should include the following information:

  • A brief outline of what you have achieved in your present or most recent post
  • A statement about why you want this job
  • An indication of the strengths and expertise you could offer the school

Candidates are kindly requested not to submit a CV instead of the application form.  Additional sheets may be attached to the back of the application form if there is insufficient space.

Completed applications should be returned to Diane Taylor, Human Resources Officer, either by post or by email (

If you have not heard from us within two weeks following the closing date (as shown on the relevant advert), regretfully you must assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, in which case the Governors would like to thank you for your time and your interest in the school.

  1. Teaching Application Form
  2. Associate Staff Application Form