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Head of Economics and Business

We require an enthusiastic, innovative and dynamic Head of Department to inspire, engage, lead and teach Economics and Business and lead the introduction of BTEC Enterprise and Entrepreneurship from April or September 2019.

The post represents an excellent opportunity for an experienced teacher to share their expertise, love and passion for these subjects at Wisbech Grammar School.

These are popular subject choices for our 6th Formers and in the 2017/18 academic year we saw 100% pass rate in both subjects with Business also being a popular subject choice for university.

All members of the teaching staff are expected to assume a pastoral role within the School and to contribute to the School’s extra-curricular programmes.

Applications must be submitted on a Wisbech Grammar School application form with a covering letter (no longer than one side of A4) addressed to the Headmaster, Mr Chris Staley. Your application can be supported by a CV. Applications annotated “see attached cv” will not be considered. If you need to ask for more information, please email Paul Logan (Deputy Head Academic) PGLogan@wisbechgrammar.com.

Please e-mail your application to HR@wisbechgrammar.com or post your letter, and application form to:

Mrs Sue Simmons
Human Resources Manager
Wisbech Grammar School
Chapel Road
PE13 1RH

Closing date:

Applications must be received by 12 noon on Wednesday 31 October 2018

Interviews will be held in early November 2018



We are looking for a Cleaner to join our Cleaning Team. This would ideally suit someone who has undertaken a similar role before. Hours are Monday to Friday 4.30pm – 7.30pm. This is a term time plus 18 days contract.


Principle Role

The post involves general cleaning duties in all areas of the school including offices on the 3 floors of Harecroft House, the Music Cottages, the 6th Form Hazel Centre, the Dwight Centre and Science block and other open spaces such as the refectory, halls and reception areas.  


Main duties and responsibilities:

Vacuum cleaning carpets and floors using appropriate electrical equipment;

Washing down paintwork, wiping desks;

Sweeping and brushing floors and damp mopping where necessary;

Dusting desks, chairs, ledges, windowsills, skirting boards, venetian blinds;

Cleaning glass doors and mirrors;

Cleaning fittings, taps etc. in toilet and shower areas;

Toilet areas will be cleaned daily and will involve replacing soaps, towels, toilet paper, cleaning drinking fountains and washbasins, disinfecting W.C.’s and urinals and washing floors;

Cleaning areas which require special treatment such as laboratories, technology workshops, computer rooms, sports hall

Buffing polished floors (training will be given and this will be dependent on area being worked)

Deep cleaning as directed in School holidays;

Supporting the cleaning of areas ahead of School functions as required

Other tasks which may be assigned by the Head of Housekeeping and or Cleaning Supervisor from time to time.


Please contact Sue Simmons, Human Resources Manager on 01945 583631 ext 278 or e-mail SMSimmons@wisbechgrammar.com for further details, alternatively please complete a support staff application form on our website and send to the e-mail address above.



Speech and Drama Teacher (1 day per week)

We are looking for a motivational and experienced teacher of the Trinity College, London syllabus for Acting & Speaking and Communication Skills to join our dynamic Performing Arts Faculty from September 2018. 

This is a part-time, term time only, peripatetic position that would ensure that the current self-selecting pupils from both Magdalene House Prep School and Wisbech Grammar Senior School are prepared for their examination at all grades.

Our achievements to date have seen, since establishing the Trinity College, London Speech & Drama provision in September 2016, more than 100 pupils, achieving a 100% pass rate at Grades 2 - 6 examined in various disciplines including Acting, Communication Skills, Musical Theatre, Performing Text, Plays in Production and Speech & Drama. 

The post-holder must be committed to the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare of young people.

Salary is according to Wisbech Grammar School’s own scale.

Your application should include an application letter, addressed to Mr Chris Staley, Headmaster, an Application and Equality Form (available below), and a letter stating why you are suitable for this role.

Please send postal applications for the attention of Mrs Sue Simmons, Human Resources Manager, Wisbech Grammar School, Chapel Road, Wisbech, PE13 1RH or send by email to SMSimmons@wisbechgrammar.com

Wisbech Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and a medical.


Working at Wisbech Grammar School

Prospective staff joining our school should embrace the opportunity to become part of the Wisbech Grammar School community.

If you are a member of the Teaching Staff you will be expected to:

  • Teach and inspire our pupils with your subject and demonstrate passion and enthusiasm as you teach; 
  • Be part of the School’s co-curricular activities programme adding a broad base to pupils interest and learning;
  • Be a form tutor supporting and guiding pupils;
  • Join in with our Sports curriculum and share a particular sporting expertise you may have.

If you are a member of the Support Staff you will be expected to;

  • Support pupils' learning to create a positive learning environment;
  • Provide services to staff, pupils and parents that enable education and learning to take place;
  • Work with other Teaching and Support staff colleagues across the school.

If you require further information please contact:

Human Resources Manager: Mrs Sue Simmons
Telephone: 01945 583631 ext 278
E-Mail: SMSimmons@wisbechgrammar.com

If you cannot see a vacancy that is suitable for you but would like to register your interest with us please complete an application form (choosing either Teaching or Support staff application form) and return it to Mrs Simmons to keep on file for any future opportunities that arise.

Wisbech Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and a medical.

Teaching Staff - Application Form

Teaching Staff - Candidate Information

Support Staff - Application FormSupport Staff - Candidate Information

Application Equality Form (2016)

Privacy Notice for Recruitment (2018 Edition)