- 1878 - 2021 (Accumulation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
This collection consists of paper, books, photographic, digital, and negatives material.
3 boxes and 5 books.
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Items have been acquired from many different sources over several years.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
This collection focuses on the staff who have worked for Oakham School over the years. Material focuses on not only training and teaching, but staff wellbeing, pay and benefits.
There are two sub-series which focus on three notable members of staff from the school's history: Jon Wills, John Cheverton and Brian Welford. Material for these staff members have been collected by themselves and other members of staff.
Recruitment series includes jobs descriptions for various positions, both teaching and support staff, in the school.
There is a strong collection of policies an guidance for teachers in completing the many administrative and teaching jobs expected.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
As far as is recorded, these items are fully appraised into the collection.
It is expected that this series will receive multiple accruals in the future.
System of arrangement
This sub-fonds is divided into 15 series. These series are based upon themes from all aspects of staff life at the school. Any digital files are stored in folders that replicate the series arrangement.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
There are some GDPR concerns within this collection and as such not all material will be accessible to readers. This will be noted in individual items/ files' entries.
Information on current staff members will remain closed until they have left the school. This is due to the nature of their jobs having direct contact with pupils.
Conditions governing reproduction
Specific conditions for individual items/ files will be noted on their specific entries.
Any request to reproduce material externally must be approved in advanced by the school's archivist due to copyright and GDPR concerns. Please email ArchivesUser@oakham.rutland.sch.uk.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Specific characteristics for individual items/ files will be noted on their specific entries.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Subject access points
Place access points
Name access points
- Jon Wills (Subject)
- Brian Welford (Subject)
- J. M. D. Mullinger (Subject)
- Jill Harris (Subject)
- David Atherton (Subject)
- Pat Craig (Subject)
- Steve Burrows (Subject)
- Richard Moss (Subject)
- Helen Pollard (Subject)
- Rod Smith (Subject)
- Terence Treanor (Subject)
- John Darrall (Subject)
- Richard Davies (Subject)
- Mary Bagley (Subject)
- Val Harvey (Subject)
- Cathy Foster (Subject)
- Nigel Webb (Subject)
- G.R. Liebert (Subject)
Genre access points
Description control area
Rules and/or conventions used
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion