“Cove School gives a warm welcome to pupils, staff and visitors. Senior leaders and governors set high standards. Staff care about the pupils and do not give up on them.” Ofsted 2020

Cove School is an 11-16 school and has approximately 900 pupils on roll. It enjoys strong links with the local authority and has a vibrant CPD programme as described by Ofsted (Dec 2020) which includes an excellent developing leaders programme and a dynamic teaching and learning community.

Cove002As a Foundation School we are fully committed to working in partnership with local schools and Post-16 colleges. 

At Cove School we believe that students should understand the importance of hard work and good behaviour and that they should enjoy and feel safe at school. At Cove we seek well qualified, hard-working, highly competent professionals who will support and encourage our students to develop into well rounded young adults who can achieve their personal best.


  • Would you like to join an inspirational team; contribute to our and your own future development and the success of the wider school system?
  • Would you be interested in working with a highly motivated team in exploring, developing and embedding both current and future best practices?
  • Are you committed to making a difference to the life chances of students of all abilities?

To apply for a Teaching or Support Staff vacancy, please complete the relevant application form which you can download from the vacancy pages below.

Current Teaching Vacancies

Current Support Staff Vacancies

This should be returned either by e-mail or post using the following details.


Post: For the attention of Mrs S. Downham, Cove School, St John’s Road, Cove, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 9RN.

Cove School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.