Current Vacancies

At St Peter’s, where teaching and learning are at the centre of all we do, we have an outstanding, committed staff.

If you would like to join our team, please keep an eye on our current vacancies below.

  • Job title: School Dining Room/Kitchen Assistant
  • Description: St Peter’s School, Lympstone, is seeking a Dining Room/Kitchen Assistant to work 32.5 hours a week, term-time only, Monday to Friday 09:00 to 16:00 (with a 30-minute unpaid break each day). The annual salary is £11,869, including paid holiday entitlement, based on an hourly rate of £9.13. Some flexibility with days and hours is required.

    Candidates are required to work within the school kitchen and dining room to undertake specific laying up, clearing away, washing up, cleaning and other kitchen duties as directed by the Hospitality and Catering Manager.

    We are seeking someone who is self-motivated and organised, able to work with minimal supervision in order to complete tasks to the required standards and timescales using their own initiative. Kitchen/catering experience is desirable but not essential.

    The successful candidate will be required to complete a full DBS check.

    Closing date: Wednesday 29 September 2021

    Interview date: Wednesday 6 October 2021

    Start date: Monday 1 November 2021


    For a full job description, person specification and application form, please see our website http://www.stpetersprep.co.uk/contact-us/vacancies/

    The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
  • Starting Date: Monday 1 November 2021
  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 16:00 (32.5 hours a week, term-time only)
  • Closing Date for Applications: Wednesday 29 September 2021
  • Interview Date: Wednesday 6 October 2021
  • Full job description Application form History of St Peter’s
  • Job title: Admissions and Marketing Officer (Maternity Cover)
  • Description: St Peter’s Preparatory School is one of the most successful and forward-looking independent preparatory schools in the South West, awarded Excellent in all categories in the most recent ISI Inspection (March 2020). The School sits on a beautiful rural site in East Devon surrounded by fields, benefitting from its proximity to the beach and open countryside.

    We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Admissions and Marketing Officer to cover a period of maternity leave for up to one year. The successful candidate will be positive and proactive with excellent communication and interpersonal skills to deal with parents, pupils and staff in a positive, polite and professional manner.

    This role is part of a small and busy team providing support across the areas of admissions, marketing and HR to the School. As such, we are seeking someone who works effectively within a team but who is also confident working independently.
    The diverse demands of the job require someone who is resilient and flexible

    The annual salary is £24,224 including six weeks’ paid holiday entitlement. Candidates should be prepared to work Monday to Friday 08:00 to 17:00 including school holidays.

    The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

    Further information about the school, a job description and an application form are on our website http://www.stpetersprep.co.uk/contact-us/vacancies/

    ** Please note that applications will only be accepted on the School’s own application form. We are unable to consider CVs **

    Closing Date: Monday 27 September 2021

    Provisional Interview Date: Wednesday 06 October 2021

    Start Date: Wednesday 1 December 2021


    St Peter’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff to share this commitment.
  • Starting Date: Wednesday 1 December 2021
  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 17:00
  • Closing Date for Applications: Monday 27 September 2021
  • Interview Date: Wednesday 06 October 2021
  • Full job description Application form History of St Peter’s

For any further information or to submit an application, please email recruitment@stpetersprepschool.co.uk or call the Head's PA on 01395 272148.

St Peter’s Preparatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.