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“Devonport High School for Boys is an outstanding school and has an outstanding capacity for sustained development.” Ofsted February 2011

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


If there are no current vacancies relevant to your skills and experience at this school but you feel you have something exceptional to offer then we’d like to hear from you.

Please email your curriculum vitae with a covering letter to Sarah Nicholson, Head’s PA, at

Thank you.

Teacher of Maths (maternity cover)

Required for January 2018 a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher to join a successful and thriving team to teach Mathematics in this outstanding department.

We will welcome applications from newly qualified teachers wishing to gain wide subject experience in their first post or more experienced teachers who are seeking the opportunity to develop their teaching skills further.

If you would like an informal discussion about this role or arrange a visit to the school please contact Sarah Nicholson, Head’s PA, at

Closing date:- 9.00am on Monday 16 October 2017

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School Experience

School experience is essential if you are interested in becoming a teacher.

You will need to gain as much practical experience as possible within a classroom environment in order to strengthen your application and prepare for potential interviews. At least two weeks work experience is compulsory before teacher training can commence.

DHSB will be running an induction day for work experience candidates on Monday 6 November 2017 and in March 2018 (date TBC).

There is also the possiblity of two weeks experience to follow.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity then please contact Miss Emma Hagan at

DHSB School Prospectus

Please take a look at these two videos which capture the life and culture of our school and our city.

 DHSB Staff Conference
 The City of Plymouth