Sherborne International is committed to upholding the safety and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants for any post at the School must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced criminal record check via the Disclosure & Barring Service. 

Current Vacancies: 

For an Application Form for any of the positions below, please click here

Before making an application you are advised to read Application & Safer Recruitment Process Explanatory Notes as well as the School's Safeguarding (Child Protection) policy


PASTORAL ASSISTANTS required for 2018 Summer Courses (July and August 2018)

Temporary contracts for a maximum of eight weeks from 4 July 2018, with two compulsory induction days on 2 and 3 July.  The work of the pastoral (non-residential) and house (residential) staff is to look after the students whenever they are not in class.  Pastoral staff must put the welfare and well-being of the students as their top priority in every aspect of their work.  This includes compliance with health and safety aspects.  Supervising and looking after the welfare of youngsters when they are in your care demands a high level of focus and responsibility.

Successful applicants will have a sound common sense approach, the ability to trouble-shoot calmly and effectively and to work as part of a team.

Closing date: 9am on Tuesday 21 November 2017

Please click here for a Job Description

Please click here for notes on completing the Application Form and a Pastoral Assistant Rota



A letter of application together with a completed Sherborne International application form should be sent to Mrs Samantha Belgeonne, Recruitment Manager, by email ( or by post to:

Mrs Samantha Belgeonne, Recruitment Manager
HR Dept, The Bursary
Sherborne School
Abbey Road
Dorset    DT9 3LF

Tel: 01935 810502 should you have any queries or require further information