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Job Application Form

Please complete this Job Application Form when applying for a role at Mount Kelly, MKEL or the Swim Centre.

Biology Teacher

From April 2022 or September 2022

Mount Kelly, a thriving independent co-educational boarding and day school seeks to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic, and gifted Biology teacher to work within the Science Faculty.  The post is full time and permanent to start either April or September 2022.

The successful candidate will be committed to promoting a love of science in all our pupils in addition to celebrating academic excellence. Biology is particularly popular at A Level and the successful candidate would be teaching from Year 9 right through to Sixth Form, with an ability range extending up to Oxbridge applicants.

The successful candidate will be expected to play a full part in the life of our busy boarding school which is located on the outskirts of the attractive market town of Tavistock on the edge of Dartmoor National Park in Devon.

Candidates should submit an application form which may be supported by a covering letter and/or CV outlining their suitability for the post, to the Head Master at HR@mountkelly.com

Mount Kelly is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community and considers all applications equally

Closing date:  5pm on Thursday 9 December with interviews likely to take place on Tuesday 14 December.

Mount Kelly Teachers Standards

Examinations Officer

Mount Kelly, a flourishing independent, co-educational boarding and day school, has an opportunity for a temporary and part time Examinations Officer.

The role combines overseeing all aspects of the management of public examinations at the College. The post holder will be skilled at prioritising, working under pressure and will always project a sense of calm and order. The ability to maintain complete discretion is an important part of the role. Further details can be found in the job description.

The role is part time working 20 hours per week, term time only. The role is temporary until August 2022 but may become permanent.

Candidates should submit an application form and letter outlining their suitability for the post, to the Head Master at HR@mountkelly.com

Closing date: Thursday 16 December 2021

Job Description Examinations Officer


Mount Kelly, Mount Kelly Swimming Ltd and Mount Kelly Enterprises Ltd are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Charity Registration Number 306716


Safeguarding Statement

Mount Kelly is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance, which will include, if appropriate, a letter of good conduct from any country in which an applicant has worked or lived in within the last 5 years.  In addition, candidates will be required to satisfy further checks as outlined in safer recruitment practice.

CVs may be submitted as a supporting document, but applications must be completed fully including history of full employment and education.

The Mount Kelly Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy can be found here LINK.



Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020

The amendments to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020) provides that when applying for certain jobs and activities, certain convictions and cautions are considered ‘protected’. This means that they do not need to be disclosed to employers, and if they are disclosed, employers cannot take them into account.

Guidance about whether a conviction or caution should be disclosed can be found on the Ministry of Justice website and through the DBS filtering guide