Welcome to the new COBS website -

Welcome to the new look COBS website.......Still under construction


City of Birmingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

City of Birmingham School has eight specialised teaching centres across the City offering personalised educational programmes along with commissioned places for KS4 pupils in Alternative Provision. We also offer high quality outreach support for schools and settings on a traded basis. We work with the Birmingham Family of Schools, and schools and settings beyond Birmingham.

Please do not send a CV. Instead, use the relevant application form available to download from the links below and follow the instructions for submission of your application

For further information please contact our HR department who will be happy to assist on Tel: 0121 303 0272

Please see our Safe Recruitment Policy which will provide you with information and guidance on all our recruitment and selection procedures


City of Birmingham School is a great place to work and we are a committed staff team.

There are many different roles within our school each one supports our vision of ensuring positive outcomes for our pupils.

Support Staff

COBS supports a culture of inclusivity and a supportive team spirit, it is a place where pupils who have behavioural or emotional issued comes to thrive, achieve and succeed. 

If you feel, you have the right skills and experience to provide these pupils with the necessary tools to succeed in the future please see our current vacancies and apply to become a member of City of Birmingham School and support!

Birmingham City Councils - Job page

COBS Applicant Pack

Teachers Application Form

Support Staff Application Form

Volunteers Application Form