Working at Milton Abbey School

Please see below details of all Academic and Support vacancies at the School.  

Applications for vacancies must be submitted on a Milton Abbey School application form which is available to download from the iPoint box on this page, along with a covering letter.  Your application can be supported by a CV, however applications annotated “see attached CV” will not be considered.

When applying for an academic vacancy please address your letter to the Headmaster.  For support vacancies, please address your letter to the Bursar.  In both instances, please send your application to:

Miss Lynne Hughes
HR Administrator
Milton Abbey School
Blandford Forum
DT11 0BZ

Current Vacancies


A Porter/Cleaner is required all year round to join our in-house team.  Hours of work are 30 hours per week 7.00am to 1.00pm Monday to Friday or 9.00am to 3.00pm Monday to Friday and occasional requirement to work Saturday mornings.  Duties will include cleaning, minor maintenance tasks, general fetching & carrying and may involve heavy lifting.
Good health and fitness is essential as the work is of a physical nature. A full Driving Licence would be an advantage and applicants should enjoy working as part of a team. 

Marketing & Media Manager

Building on the strong marketing foundations already in place, the school is seeking to appoint an experienced digital marketeer and professional who can sustain and develop the events, branding and marketing aspects of Milton Abbey to ensure that the school continues to promote a coherent School image.
Educated to degree level, previous experience in marketing and event management and the ability to demonstrate a high level of professional achievement are essential. Knowledge of website and social media management, as well as copywriting and advertising are also necessary.  Previous experience of using InDesign software and website CMS systems is essential.  Equally important are personality, aptitude and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels. 

Learning Support Teacher

We are looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic qualified teacher to work within our dedicated Learning Support Team, supporting pupils up to and including A level.  Work may include supporting pupils individually or in small groups, with some involvement in assessment and administration. 
The successful candidate will have an interest in specific learning difficulties and will be willing to develop this aspect of their teaching repertoire.  It would be an ideal appointment for an energetic NQT with an interest in Learning Support and preferably with teaching experience in a senior school.
A commitment to contribute fully to the extra-curricular life of this busy, seven day a week full boarding school would be an advantage.