Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

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We are looking to appoint staff who are passionate about their work and want to help young people be successful.  

For teaching staff, we offer:

  • a competitive salary scale

  • the possibility of single accommodation at a subsidised rate on limited tenure

  • a reduced timetable in the first year and extensive professional development opportunities, which can include gaining a PGCE whilst working with us

  • the opportunity of subsidised education at the school for the children of staff (subject to the usual entry requirements).

Current Vacancies

You will find details of our teaching staff and support staff vacancies on TES Online. 

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity in an inspirational environment?

We are seeking to appoint committed, motivated and dynamic individuals for these key teaching posts. Whether you’re just starting out on your teaching journey or are an experienced professional, Sherfield School offers an outstanding opportunity to join a forward thinking, engaging and collegiate community.  Applications from all sectors of education are welcome.

If you require any further details or would like an informal discussion with the Head of School (Interim), please contact Stacey McFadyen, Head of School's PA via email: 



(to commence as soon as possible)

Join our exceptional day nursery as a full-time Nursery Practitioner! We're located in a stunning setting on the grounds of a grand Victorian manor house near Basingstoke, Hampshire, and offer a truly unique experience

Sherfield Nursery is part of Sherfield School, an outstanding independent school for pupils aged 3 months to 18 years. Nestled within the school's expansive 76 acres of land and woodland, our nursery shares numerous facilities, including the library, dance studio, and children's kitchen. Daily walks around the grounds are a cherished part of our routine. 

Unlike traditional nurseries, we provide a diverse environment for both our staff and children. Our converted cottages offer a range of spaces to explore, both indoors and outdoors. Gone are the days of being confined to a single room! 

Renowned for our exceptional care, Sherfield Nursery has earned a highly regarded reputation. Don't just take our word for it—here's what some of our parents have recently said:  

“The program they run and the facilities are the best around for miles”  

“The most amazing setting with fantastic staff and amazing care! If I could give it 1000 stars, I would.” 

In addition to joining an extraordinary team, we offer a range of benefits to our Nursery Practitioners, including: 

  • Free daily lunch 
  • Discounted nursery and school fees 
  • In-house training opportunities 
  • Support for external training, subject to training agreements 
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Free parking 

The nursery is open from 7.30am until 6.00pm.  This is a full-time position, working Monday to Friday, 48 weeks per year.  We provide a competitive salary and an incredible working environment where your talents, skills, and passions can thrive. 

Whether you're a newly qualified practitioner, looking to train further, or possess extensive experience, we're here to help you make the most of your abilities. If you have a relevant Level 3 childcare qualification, we invite you to join our wonderful and caring team, and become part of something truly special. 

Applying is simple. Just email your CV to Sophie Percival, our Nursery Manager, at Take the first step toward an extraordinary career with us! 

Safeguarding Children

Sherfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Sherfield School is committed to diversity within our team, organisational practices, policies, and culture. We recognise that people with different backgrounds, skills, attitudes, and experiences bring fresh ideas and perceptions, and it encourages and leverages these differences to make our work more relevant and approachable.

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