Vacancies at Dunalley


We currently have a vacancy for a permanent cleaner to join our friendly team. The post is for 15 hours per week term time plus 4 weeks for holiday cleaning as required and agreed.  

The successful candidate will undertake, as part of a team, the cleaning of designated areas of the 
premises to ensure that they are kept to a very high standard of cleanliness and a hygienic condition as directed by the Site Manager and School Business Manager.   

This is an exciting time to join the Dunalley team; we are a flourishing school, nursery & pre-school in wonderful setting and want to create a wonderful environment for our children. 

We welcome applications from candidates who: 

  • are enthusiastic, positive, well-motivated and passionate about meeting the needs of our school 
  • is a versatile and flexible team member  
  • are skilled at developing positive relationships with colleagues  
  • keen to learn from others, willing to share good practice and develop their expertise 

Whenever we have a vacancy we welcome applications from people who are keen to make a difference and add that little extra.  Always seeking to innovate and improve our practices, this is an exciting time to join Dunalley as we continue to develop our school, nursery and pre-school. 

Our school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We regularly review our policies on Child Protection and on Security, our child protection and safeguarding policy is available HERE.  Applicants for all posts should include a declaration of any criminal conviction in their application, please review our policy on employment of ex-offenders HERE.
Short-listed candidates will be required to complete a self-declaration about any criminal records and share any information that may make them unsuitable for employment. 

Successful candidates will undertake a full criminal record check via the DBS process.

What is it like to work at Dunalley ? View our Recruitment Pack HERE

Volunteering at Dunalley 
We welcome interest from our community to volunteer at Dunalley. 
Being a volunteer within a school setting is a very rewarding role. One where you can become a positive role model for children, it can also provide a sense of purpose and a sense of community, we fully understand and appreciate the pivotal role our volunteers play in the creation of our stimulating learning environment and the development of our pupils.
At Dunalley there are several ways to help.  You may be asked to work supporting our Outdoor Play and Learning (OPAL) initiative, help at lunch times or work with individuals and/or small groups of children, helping with their learning. 
More information and an application to volunteer form avaliable HERE.

OPEN DAY for 2024 Starters

20 Nov 2023

Another OPEN DAY for September 2024 Starters will take place on January 9th 2024 at 9.30am to 10.30am - please just come along!
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OPAL Bingo - Winners

15 Nov 2023

Coming Soon !
Another OPAL Bingo opportunity

OPAL Platinum Award

18 Apr 2023

Awarded Platinum
This award means that Dunalley primary has some of the best lunchtime play opportunities in the country for all their pupils.

Sports Day

24 Mar 2023

Sports Day 
KS2 - 11th July 
KS1 - 13th July

OPAL Bingo

31 Jan 2023

The competition has started, which class can conmplete their OPAL Bingo card?

Parent Walkthrough - Read, Write Inc KS1

13 Jan 2023

Parents/Carers are invited to our Walk through on Thursday 2nd February from 9am to 9.30am

Healthy Schools Award

16 Dec 2022

We are thrilled to have been awarded the Healthy Schools Award

Year 6 Art

21 Nov 2022

Our Year 6 children have prodiced some fabulous art work.

Call of the Wild

04 Oct 2022

Our Year 6 residential week is underway.The children are having a fabulous time.

Y6 - Secondary School Open Days

16 Sep 2022

Over the coming few weeks there are a number of open days in the local area that we would like to make you aware of.