Vacancies at Bishop Stopford’s School

Due to ongoing improvements in the school and an increase in student numbers, we have a number of job opportunities available for 2023.

We are a Voluntary Aided Church of England School in Enfield, North London within easy access of the M25.  The School operates a pastoral House System and has a strong Christian ethos which you would also be expected to support. Please download the application form below. E-mailed applications are encouraged.

Please submit your application by post or by email no later than the specified closing date. Please contact Ms Elaine Neacy  using the above email address if you need an application pack sent to you via the postal system. A completed CRB Disclosure Form should be attached to each application. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


Relief Examination Invigilators Required at Bishop Stopford’s School

We are seeking to appoint Examination Invigilators for Public and internal examinations for Years 10 –13 to be available on a relief basis as required. Exams will be held in the School and are held throughout the year (November, January, February, May, June and July).

To carry out this role you should have good attention to detail and be an excellent time keeper.  Tasks will include preparing the exam room, distributing exam papers and stationery, observing students during the exam ensuring that all regulatory requirements are followed, collecting exam materials and leaving exam rooms tidy.  Experience is not necessary as full training will be provided. Applicants will need to be flexible as the hours of work will be dependent on the exam timetable.

Morning sessions run from approx. 8.00am to 11.00am and afternoon sessions from approx. 12.00pm to 4.00pm.

Salary: Scale 1A point 6 (Hourly rate £12.53 per hour)

Days to be agreed as and when required by Examination Officer


For further information and a job application for the above post please visit the school website or contact the school office on 020 88041906.


Closing date: Tuesday, 7th November, 2023 @ 12pm

Interviews w/c 13th November, 2023.


Bishop Stopford’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We are committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.


Exam Invigilator Advert 2023




Assistant Headteacher

Secondment Opportunity for an Assistant Headteacher – Inclusion

Required to start immediately

This is a full time secondment opportunity up until the end of December 2023 in the first instance, with the view to being extended.

Any candidate applying for this secondment opportunity must confirm that they have the support of their Governing Board before applying.

Salary L11-L15 

Bishop Stopford’s Church of England School is seeking a dynamic and effective Assistant Headteacher who will play a leading role in our vision to Outstanding.   You will join a highly experienced and forward thinking Senior Leadership team in defining, articulating and implementing the shared vision and values across the school.  The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher and leader with a strong proven track record in senior leadership within schools.  This is an exciting time for our school, which sets high aspirations for all students and is a rewarding and positive place to work due to our growth.

Bishop Stopford’s was rated ‘outstanding’ as a Church of England School in 2016 and ‘good’ by Ofsted in 2018.  We are committed to providing the highest academic standards which challenge pupils to achieve their very best whilst ensuring a school ethos that is caring and positive.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an inspirational school where ‘Students’ attitudes to others and to their learning are outstanding’ (Ofsted 2018).

The school offers comprehensive professional development to all staff and we are dedicated to supporting career progression and advancement.

Further information and an application pack is available on the school website  or if you would like to speak to someone about the role please contact Mrs Elaine Neacy, Headteacher’s PA, at   We are located in Enfield, North London within easy access of the M25 and surrounding counties.

Closing date:  Wednesday, 15th November, 2023, Noon 

Interviews:     Friday, 17th November, 2023 

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