Current vacancies



Closing date: 22 May 2024

Higher Education Coordinator

Closing date: 27 May 2024

Recruitment Coordinator

Closing date: 28 May 2024

Why work at Forest?

There are many benefits of working at Forest School as staff are our single most important asset.   Some the key benefits include:

  • Walking distance of Snaresbrook Central line tube station and Wood Street overground station
  • A comprehensive and research-informed professional development programme
  • Opportunities to contribute to the wider community via our extensive Outreach Programme
  • Generous holiday entitlements
  • Our own salary scale with salaries above those paid in the maintained sector
  • Membership of the School’ Group Life Assurance scheme and Personal Accident Scheme
  • Membership of a pension scheme
  • 20% fee remission for children attending Forest Forest School. For part-time staff the fee remission will be prorated in proportion of their working hours
  • Subsidised membership to the Sylvestrian Leisure Centre
  • Free hot lunch (takeaway sandwich lunch also available) and refreshments throughout the day (Term time)
  • Refreshments are available throughout the day in the staff Common Room

Forest is a power-house with a heart. The pupils exude purpose – modern, dynamic youngsters with an eye on what’s happening next

Good Schools Guide

The quality of the pupils’ academic and other achievements is excellent…The quality of the pupils’ personal development is excellent

Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) Key Findings (November 2017)