Employment Opportunities

Join our team

We employ around 220 staff all with unique skills and abilities. Working here will give you the opportunity to work in a dynamic, stimulating and friendly environment.

In reward for your commitment to King’s, you will receive the following:

  • Competitive salary
  • Technology appropriate to your job
  • Free staff lunch on the days you work during term time
  • Health and wellbeing and employee assistance programmes
  • Teachers’ Pension Scheme or Scottish Widows Group Personal Pension Plan
  • The support of skilled and enthusiastic management and colleagues
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free gym access
  • Free swimming pool access

The King’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are required to undertake screening relevant to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are “spent” unless they are “protected” under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children

In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the King’s School uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement

Our Child Protection and Safeguarding policy can be found here

Facilities (Grounds) Operator

We are looking to recruit an experienced Facilities (Grounds) Operator for our beautiful 33-acre greenbelt site.

Reporting to the Facilities (Grounds) Supervisor, the successful candidate will undertake routine preparation and maintenance work on a range of state-of-the-art sports facilities and surfaces, operate and maintain all types of sports grounds machinery, research the latest developments in grounds machines and technology, and co-ordinate contractors visiting the grounds department.

This is a part time position working 30 hours per week working Monday to Friday 6.30am to 12.30pm (Potential to increase) £9.90 per hour

Closing Date – 9am Monday 29th November 2021.

The successful applicant will work within a grounds team.  All staff contribute to the smooth running of an effective and busy grounds department within the School.  For further information regarding this post, please see attached information for applicants.

Job Description Application Form (PDF) Application Form (DOC)

Playworker

We are looking for 2 Playworkers to join our busy After School club.

15 hours per week, 2.30-5.30pm and 3pm-6pm Monday to Friday, term time only. £9.45 per hour

You will have experience working with children and have an understanding of how to create the right environment to allow constructive, co-operative and stimulating play opportunities. For more information regarding this vacancy, please see the job description.
***Essential Level 2 childcare qualification or willing to towards (fully funded)

Job Description Application Form (PDF) Application Form (DOC)

Cleaning Operative

We have multiple opportunities for experienced Cleaning Operatives to join our friendly team with immediate effect, where you will receive £9.25 per hour plus excellent benefits which include; free onsite parking, free use of our gym and swimming pool, and 27 days holiday allowance (pro rata).

As a housekeeper, you will:

  • understand and deliver your routine and periodic cleaning in accordance with company procedures and productivity requirements
  • demonstrate attention to detail to deliver quality of product and presentation
  • comply with policies and procedures set by The King’s School
  • have previous cleaning experience
  • have a warm, approachable nature and a can-do attitude
  • be a strong team player willing to lend a hand wherever needed

The successful candidates will be responsible for the cleanliness of the premises to ensure a clean and safe working environment for all of our staff and pupils here at The King’s School.

Reporting to the Cleaning Supervisor we have the following shift patterns available:

Monday to Friday 4-8pm, all year round
Monday to Friday 5-9pm, all year round

Job Description Application Form (PDF) Application Form (DOC)

All our appointments follow the procedures laid out in our Equal Opportunities and Child Protection policies. For details regarding our Staff Privacy Notice, please click here.