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

If you are considering relocating to the area you may find this Moving to Chester booklet useful.

2 x Facilities Operator – Permanent

The Facilities Department requires a Facilities Operator to join their team.

This position is 37 hours per week, all year round. This role is offered on a shift pattern with the actual shifts as by arrangement with the Head of Estates or Facilities Supervisors. Please note that this is not a term time only position though there is some flexibility in actual hours of work during the holidays.

This is a very busy role working within one of the most active departments in the School and the successful applicant will be responsible for the overall maintenance of the premises to ensure that the buildings are usable and safe for the pupils and staff and that the non-educational activities proceed efficiently.

The salary scale for this role is £17,499 to £23,222 and is dependent on experience.

For an informal chat about the role, please contact the recruitment line on 01244 689496
Closing date: 5pm Wednesday 10th July

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1 x Housekeeper (Permanent, 16 hours per week)

Starting ASAP, we require a housekeeper to join our facilities team.

Flexibility is a key requirement for our housekeepers and whilst core hours of work will be Monday to Friday, candidates should be available to work other shifts, including weekends.

The successful candidates will be responsible to the Housekeeping Supervisor for the cleanliness of the premises to ensure the teaching staff are able to deliver the necessary educational requirements, and that the non-educational activities proceed efficiently.

Previous cleaning experience along with enthusiasm and reliability is a requirement.

For more information regarding duties, please see the attached job description

Closing date: 5pm Wednesday 10th July

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Midday Supervisor

We are currently in need of a Midday Supervisor to supervise Junior School pupils during the lunch time break. You will be working alongside three other experienced Midday Supervisors and form part of a busy and cheerful team.

This is a part-time post, working 5 days a week for 1.5 hours a day (11.45am – 1.15pm, Monday to Friday, term time only). The actual salary for this role is £2,562 per annum.

For further information, please call our recruitment line on: 01244 689496
Closing date: 12pm Friday 5th July

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Graduate Netball Coach

Reporting into the Assistant Director of Sport, to whom you are responsible for the performance of your duties and ultimately then to the Director of Sport and Headmaster, this post would suit an experienced and enthusiastic Netball Coach, who is either seeking invaluable, practical experience ahead of entering the teaching profession or developing a career in the coaching sphere. The successful candidate will hold a Level 2 Netball Coaching certificate as a minimum. Experience of coaching under 12’s and 19’s to a high standard is a requirement.

This is a full-time, term-time only role working approximately 37 hours per week (including weekends as required), the post holder will be required to work as necessary to complete the job and should be willing to contribute fully to the life of the School including weekend fixtures.

The salary for this role is £14,800 – £15,800 per annum, dependent on experience.

If you have the relevant expertise and attributes, we’d like to hear from you.

For further information call the recruitment line on: 01244 689496

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Facilities Operator (Flexible Working Bank Staff)

The King’s School Chester are looking to appoint flexible, hard-working, enthusiastic, reliable, honest and committed Facilities Operators who will ensure that our children learn in a safe, clean, healthy and inspiring environment.

You will be an important member of our school team and have a positive approach to this key role.

Are you:

  • Dedicated, hardworking and take pride in your high standard of work?
  • A team player who is friendly and professional, relating well to adults and children?
  • Are you responsible, flexible and reliable with a good understanding of health and safety requirements?
  • Have good interpersonal skills and be able to work on your own initiative?
  • Are you prepared to undertake a range of varied activities?

Please apply by sending a completed application form to recruitment@kingschester.co.uk

For further information on the role, please email Head of Estates on mwj@kingschester.co.uk

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