At Compass School Southwark we believe that “everyone in the Compass School Community will confidently reach the destination to which they aspire”. This applies to everyone, including our staff team. Our four values of Aspiration, Integrity, Exploration and Resilience are reflected in all areas of the school and our work. We are extremely passionate about ensuring that our students meet the challenging targets that we set for them, and we strive to be outstanding, innovative and reflective practitioners ourselves.

If you share our values, have an entrepreneurial spirit, and are excited by the prospect of making a real contribution to an established and growing school, we want to hear from you.

How to apply

To apply for a position, please apply via the TES website.

Please contact us via should you have any queries.

To apply for the support staff vacancies, our preferred method of application is via the TES website but you can also send your completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring forms to

Download the application form

Download the equal opportunities monitoring form

Teaching vacancies

Languages Teacher – Inclusion – download the application pack below.

Information Pack – Languages Teacher

Deadline for applications: Thursday 8th July 2021.

The trust reserves the right to interview and appoint a suitable candidate before the closing date.

Non-teaching vacancies

Librarian – download the application pack below:

Information Pack – Librarian

Deadline for applications:  Wednesday 14th July 2021.

The trust reserves the right to interview and appoint a suitable candidate before the closing date.

Volunteer Opportunities

As a small school, rooting in our community, we are always supportive of members of the local community who are interested in sharing their time with us on a volunteer basis. Volunteering can be a fantastic way to develop your own skills, and we always provide appropriate training to volunteers. The types of activities that we encourage volunteers to participate in include:

  • Paired reading with our least confident and low ability readers
  • Supervising our students during break and lunchtimes
  • Supporting our catering team in the dining hall at break and lunchtime.
  • Leading or supporting enrichment activities where you have a unique skill to share

If you are interested in volunteering opportunities at Compass School Southwark, please contact, expressing your interest and explaining your experience and skills for the position.