Teaching in Thurrock

Discover teaching in Thurrock

Realise your potential in Thurrock's schools.

Our schools

We have 39 primary schools, 11 secondary schools and 2 special schools. We also have 1 'alternative provision' for pupils who, because of exclusion, illness or other reasons, would not otherwise receive suitable education.

These are made up of council-maintained schools, academies and free schools.

You can find details of Thurrock school job opportunities through the website of each school.

Our lists of primary schools, secondary schools and special schools link to individual school websites.

Location, location, location

Thurrock offers many opportunities you won’t find anywhere else. Discover:

  • living and working close to London but without London prices or traffic
  • an area of rolling countryside mixed with urban facilities that gives a great lifestyle
  • a place with a variety of schools where the best support and training is guaranteed

Find out all about the advantages of living and working in Thurrock.