Chauncy is an amazing place to work and build a career. We have an experienced mentoring team to support Early Career Teachers and new colleagues typically thrive with us, 90% gaining a position of responsibility within 2 years. Suitably qualified and experienced applicants may be considered for a Teaching and Learning Responsibility award with details to be negotiated at the interview. If you are interested in teaching at Chauncy School, please get in touch and you’ll be invited to visit and take a tour with The Head Teacher.

There is a passionate commitment by staff to inspire through excellent teaching. The strength of relationships between staff, students and parents has been vital in providing support and challenge, promoting achievement.

About us

Chauncy is a popular, oversubscribed, successful school at the heart of Ware. Chauncy has received consecutive Ofsted Outstanding grades in both 2017 and 2023 in all five categories. We are purposeful, forward-looking and determined to continue to be great. Students tell us that they feel safe and valued, and Ofsted noted that student conduct is outstanding, encouraging exceptional opportunities for teaching and learning. Students at Chauncy are excited about their own learning.

We have a tradition of academic success founded on students’ ambition, belief in themselves and a school ethos that seeks to praise and reward all achievement. Promoting student achievement is at the heart of everything we do. We welcome students of all abilities and teach them in different groups from the start of Year Seven according to their academic needs. There is no limit to what our students can achieve with parental support, excellent facilities and superb teaching.

Latest Vacancies

Scroll down to view our latest list of both teaching and non-teaching vacancies. Should you have a general enquiries regarding any of the roles listed below, please get in touch with us at:

If you have any questions concerning our appointment process and /or our Safeguarding practices you should contact :

Karen Baker (Admin Manager)
Maria Ingrao ( Designated Officer for Child Protection) safeguarding .



Our annual recruitment drive is now underway at Chauncy School. We are looking for teachers in a number of subjects:

  • – MATHS
  • – MUSIC
  • – MEDIA

MPS1-MPS6 plus TLR for suitable candidates (Maths, English, Science and Computing only)

Closing Date: 4th June 2024 at 17:00hrs

All posts are full or part-time, to begin in September and would suit new or experienced teachers. Promoted posts are available for suitably experienced teachers. Please contact Dennis O’Sullivan (Headteacher) via if you would like further information.

We are also recruiting for EIGHT TRAINING POSTS from September. If you would like to train to teach at Chauncy please contact Craig Burnett (Assistant Headteacher via for further information.

Visits are very much encouraged.  If you would like to visit or would like to have an informal conversation about the position with the Head Teacher, please contact Karen Baker (Admin Manager) via or telephone 01920 411200.

Chauncy School is committed to safeguarding children and young people.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Please click on links below for: