School Duke of Edinburgh Award Co-ordinator, Marlow

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Sir William Borlase's Grammar SchoolMarlow

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Start date: ASAP • 42 weeks a year (Term Time plus 4 weeks)
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Bucks Pay Range 2 £18,703 - £21,008 pa FTE
Contract term: Permanent

Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School is a selective-entry, co-educational grammar school located in the centre of the attractive Thames-side town of Marlow, Buckinghamshire.  The school has an excellent academic record, placing well on a variety of national league tables, and is very heavily over-subscribed.   Standards of attainment are well above the national average, and above those achieved by comparable selective schools at all age levels.  The school also has a justifiably high reputation for the performance of its various school sports teams and for its many other extra-curricular activities.

This is a part time role including weekend expeditions and expeditions in school holidays.

A full time role could be created for a candidate interested in general games support/ cover teaching - this could be discussed at interview. 

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, dynamic member of staff to continue the leadership of D of E Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards at School, building on the enormous success of the current post-holder. The ideal candidate will have experience of leading the award or have similar experience and interest in outdoor education and sports activities. The role will also include contributing to the school’s sports and fitness programme, and to the cover and pastoral teams.  

For an application form please visit and click on Job Vacancies or email for more information.

Applications submitted via email should be sent to Mrs Anna Summerfield at

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 18th March 2019, any early applications will be considered as they arrive. 

From September 2020, the children of staff with two or more years service, will be given priority in the oversubscription criteria in the admissions policy.

The school is fully committed to the DCSF guidance on Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education and all candidates for the post will therefore be subject to vetting procedures following Buckinghamshire County Council's guidance on Safer Recruitment and Selection in Schools.

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More about Sir William Borlase's Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: West Street, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 2BR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1628 816500
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Sir William Borlase’s is a co-educational selective state grammar school in Marlow, Buckinghamshire. As of the most recent inspection there were 1028 students on the school roll, of which 375 were studying in the sixth form. The school was establishe...