Current Vacancies

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Most of our Teaching and Associate opportunities are handled by our recruitment partners: Hays Recruitment



Penistone Grammar School really is a special place to work.   There’s no doubt that our amazing student body of over 1,600 (increasing to 1,900 by 2022) and our state-of -the-art building, set in beautiful surroundings, make coming to work worthwhile.  However, what really makes Penistone the school it is, is our staff.  Our success as a school is directly attributable to the collaborative interaction and support between colleagues, complemented by a commitment to doing all they can for the benefit of each and every one of our students.  We value the unique contribution each member of staff makes to our learning community.


Associate Staff Vacancies

Learning Support Assistant

Contract:    Permanent

Hours of Work:    35 hours per week, working term time: 38 weeks plus 5 inset days

Salary Range:    Grade 4 Points 7 – 11 (£19554 – £21166 per annum), Actual salary: £15678 – £16980 per annum

Start Date:         January 2020

For more information regarding the post of Learning Support Assistant handled by our recruitment partners and how to apply please click here


We also have the following Associate staff vacancies please see information and links below for more information.

Catering Assistant

Hours:               13.75 per week, term time only
Start time:       12.00 (Flexibility may be required at times)
Finish time:    14.45 (Flexibility may be required at times)
Grade:               1   Points:  1 – 2
Hourly rate:    £9.00/£9.18
Start Date:       As soon as possible

To assist with all duties associated with a very busy and fast paced school kitchen.    For more information regarding this post and how to apply, please click on the links below.    Closing date for this post is Monday 9 December 2019.


Post Description Catering Assistant
Application form for post of Catering Assistant



Relief Catering Assistant

Rate of pay:     £8.25 PER HOUR (including a living wage supplement)

Hours:               As required for relief cover

To cover staff absence on an as and when required basis assisting with all duties associated with a very busy school kitchen

For further information and application form please click on the links below:

Relief Catering Assistant Information

Associate Staff Application Form Catering pdf format

Associate Staff Application Form Catering word format

Teacher Vacancies

We have no Teacher vacancies at the present time

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