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.

 


Physics Technician (Permanent, Part Time, Term Time Only)

Starting 3rd September 2018, this is a part time role, working 32 hours over at least 4 days per week, term time only. The salary for this role is £14,072 pa.

Responsible to the Head of Physics, the successful candidate is responsible for ensuring the availability of suitable materials and equipment for all practical aspects of Physics lessons across the Senior School.

For a more detailed job description for this role, please see the information for applicants.

Closing date: 5pm on Thursday 2nd August 2018

Further Info Download Application Form (Word) Application Form (PDF)

 


Housekeeper (Part Time)

Starting ASAP, this is a part time role with the core hours being 15 per week (3.30pm – 6.30pm, Monday to Friday, all year round). There are also an extra 3 hours per week, which may be used as cover during the week or weekends. Any cover arrangements will be discussed in advance and agreed with the Housekeeping Supervisor. The salary for this role is £6,147 pa.

The successful candidate 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.

For a more detailed job description, please see the attached information for applicants.

Closing date: 12pm on Thursday 2nd August 2018

Further Info Download Application Form (Word) Application Form (PDF)

 


Housekeeper (Part Time, Temp 3-month contract) x 2

Starting ASAP, we require two housekeepers to join our team on a temporary 3-month basis.

Due to the needs to the School and the opening on our new Sports Centre in Autumn 2018, both of these roles have the potential to become permanent after the initial 3-month contract. Flexibility is a key requirement for both of these roles and whilst core hours of work will be 3.30pm – 6.30pm, 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.

For a more detailed job description, please see the attached information for applicants.

Closing date: 12pm on Thursday 2nd August 2018

Further Info Download Application Form (Word) Application Form (PDF)

 


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 your cv 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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