Current Vacancies

We are always delighted to hear from suitable people who would like to work at Moreton Hall and join our community.
Please e-mail your CV to the school office in the first instance via


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced DBS check.

HEADTEACHER    Start Date: September 2019


The Governors of Moreton Hall Prep School are seeking an inspirational and ambitious individual to lead the school through the next exciting phase of its development, building on the success achieved over the last three years of our outgoing Head, Chris Moxon. The person will have vision, strategic leadership and a clear direction for both the Prep School and the Pre-Prep.

As Headteacher you will be leading skilled, dedicated teachers and support staff, as well as the school’s Senior Leadership Team and you will play a key part in developing excellent learning outcomes through teaching and learning strategies. Your focus will be on maximising the contribution of teaching staff, maintaining and improving the quality of the education offered by the school and implementing and sustaining effective systems and processes.

You will work closely with Governors, the school Bursar and your support team. You will have overall responsibility for all matters connected to the management and organisation of the school as well as the recruitment of staff and pupils.

You are a charismatic, inspirational individual with natural drive coupled with a passion for education and adventure. Not only will you be highly motivated, you will have intellectual strength and a substantial track record of successful senior management. You will have an ability to inspire others around you and maximise team talent. As an excellent motivator and communicator you will have exceptional interpersonal skills, personal gravitas and an engaging approach to win the hearts and minds of parents, pupils and staff alike.

With a keen interest in augmenting the school brand, you will understand and embrace the differential which sets this school apart from others. Your vision will be to continue to grow the school substantially, to increase and sustain school numbers, and to promote the school’s strong reputation for excellence in Sport, the Arts and Music as well as academic achievement.

This presents an exciting opportunity for an outstanding candidate to manage a wonderful Independent Boarding and Day Preparatory School.

In the first instance, and to discuss the post in more detail, Chris Moxon would be happy to speak with any potential applicants on 01284 753532 or respond to emails on



Moreton Hall Preparatory School, Bury St Edmunds.

Salary: £13,500.00

We are looking to recruit a Boarding House Matron, with effect from January 2018. The post holder will support the House Parents in maintaining the smooth running of the Boarding House, and will be responsible for providing basic medical care throughout the school, when necessary.

This is a residential position: accommodation and meals are provided during term time.

The successful applicant will need to possess a friendly and sympathetic nature, good organisational skills and some experience of working with children. First Aid training will be given if needed.

All applicants must be prepared to undergo screening to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people.

Closing date: Tuesday 11th December 2018

Interviews: Wednesday 12th December 2018

For further details and an application form please email: