Secondary Head Teacher

Primary teachers
IT Technician/Administrator
Secondary teachers


Europa School UK is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring) check. 


Europa School UK is unique as a UK state school in offering the European Schools’ curriculum and highly respected European Baccalaureate.

In September 2017 the school will open a complete Secondary School,offering immediately the European Baccalaureate to the former pupils of the European School Culham.

Opening in 2012, Europa has already grown to a full Primary School, also enlarging from two to three-form entry in 2015. The school has been consistently oversubscribed and plays a key role in offering a multilingual and multicultural education, with an emphasis also on science, well suited to the employment opportunities in Oxfordshire.

The centrepiece of the Secondary School will be the beautiful grade-II listed buildings of Culham College which has hosted a European School since 1978. Europa School inherits from its predecessor a history of preparing students for outstanding success at universities in the UK, throughout Europe and beyond.

Secondary Head Teacher

The Europa School UK is seeking to appoint a Secondary Head Teacher to work in close cooperation with the Principal in managing the first year of opening of its Secondary School of around 380 pupils.

This is a fixed term appointment of one year to cover the initial phase of the Secondary School. There is a possibility of a permanent Secondary Head Teacher post in 2018.

Fixed Term Post for one year to start from 21st August 2017

Responsible to: The Principal and the Governing Body

Salary: Leadership Group Pay Range, L15 to L21

Applications, uniquely by e-mail to, should be received by noon on 20th April 2017. Please use the school’s application form available here:

Application Form

Job Description

A personal statement may be included in the application form or attached as separate document.

Interviews to be held on 27th or 28th April 2017.

Primary teachers

The Europa School UK is recruiting Primary Class Teachers starting in September, 2017

Posts available for a Spanish, German and English speaking teacher.  Command of the language should be C2 level (CEFR*)

  • English: KS1 or possibly KS2, depending on the right candidate.
  • Spanish: KS1
  • German: KS1 and KS2

Dates: Apply by 20th April 2017 (inclusive), with interviews between 24th April and 5th May. Please read the full job description.

  • Salary: Qualified teachers pay scale
  • Location: Culham, Oxfordshire
  • Contract type: Part-time (60%), or full-time
  • Contract term: Permanent post
  • Class teacher sharing one or two classes with another class teacher.

Please apply using our application form.  

IT Technician/Administrator

We are seeking an IT administrator for appointment as soon as possible in advance of the growth of the school to all-through and the integration of systems throughout our site.

The school uses predominantly open source software, including server design and the successful candidate would have relevant expertise.

Experience of IT systems in schools is preferred but not essential.

Interviews will be held from 24th April, but may be brought forward, so early application is advised.

The salary is based on Grade 9 of the Oxfordshire County Council Scale: £25694 to £28203

Ongoing recruitment of Secondary teachers

We are opening a full Secondary section in September 2017 and recruiting English speaking Secondary teachers of:

  • Economics
  • Physics
  • Further posts may appear here shortly.

The school is multilingual. History and Geography are generally taught in French and German, although some will be in English initially. Other subjects other than languages are taught in English.

Teachers should hold QTS from the UK or the equivalent from another EU state. Ideally language teachers would hold a teaching qualification from a country in which the language is officially spoken.

Applications are to be received by midnight on Thursday 20 April 2017. 

Please submit your application form to Desi Correia, PA to the Principal with as subject "Application & the name of the post" (e.g. Application Geography in English) please.  Please use your name and subject for the name of the document, pdf format is appreciated.

Both full-time and part-time posts are avaiable and applications are considered from teachers who can combine subjects. Unless otherwise stated, the posts are permanent, subject to an initial probationary period. The salaries are based on the teachers pay-scale. 

Prior experience of the European Baccalaureate is an asset, but application are welcome from all suitably qualified teachers willing to embrace and to work for the vision of our school. Syllabuses of the European Schools may be viewed here, where you can filter by subject and language.