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The Peterborough School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful candidates for all positions will be subject to child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS, formerly CRB) check and checks with previous employers.  The School is an equal opportunities employer.

All applicants should use our Application Form - personal applications, letters and CVs without this Form will not be accepted.

Please also read our Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy which can be downloaded from this page.

 

Bursar (April 2019)

The Governing Body is seeking an outstanding individual to join the Senior Leadership Team as Bursar and Clerk to the Governors from April 2019 (or as soon as possible).  The person selected will be responsible for the efficient management of the School's finances and facilities and the effective application of resources to support the School's educational aims.  The successful candidate will be a good communicator, a strategic thinker and have a proven record of well-developed financial and commercial acumen, allied with project management experience.  Excellent interpersonal, communication and management skills are essential, as is a keen sense of humour.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and market norms, in the range £60,000 to £70,000.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further details as well as the School Background Information brochure relevant to this post.

Candidates should complete the Application Form provided and send to Mrs H Ogden, Human Resources Advisor, at h.ogden@tpsch.co.uk.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Noon on Friday 8th February 2019.

 

Head of Geography (maternity cover)

Required for the start of the Summer Term 2019

The School is seeking to appoint a well-qualified and inspirational individual who will deliver high quality Geography teaching up to A Level and lead our Geography Department to future success.

The School has its own salary scale and there is generous fee remission for staff children.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further information and please use the Standard Application Form to apply.  Email applications to hr@tpsch.co.uk.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  9.00am on Tuesday 12th February 2019.

Interviews will take place during week commencing 25th February 2019.

 

Full Time Teacher of English (maternity cover)

Required for the start of the Summer Term 2019

The Peterborough School achieves excellent results and is currently going through and exciting period of expansion and further development.  English results, in particular, are a real strength of the School and the School achieved a Good Schools Guide Award for English Literature in 2015. The School is seeking to appoint an ambitious, well-qualified and inspirational individual to join our team who will deliver high quality English teaching up to A Level.

The School has its own salary scale and there is generous fee remission for staff children.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further information and please use the Standard Application Form to apply.  Email applications to hr@tpsch.co.uk.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  9.00am on Monday 18th February 2019.

Interviews will take place during week commencing 4th March 2019.

 

Head of History (Required for September 2019)

The School is seeking to appoint a well-qualified and inspirational individual who will deliver high quality History teaching up to A Level and lead our History Department to future success.

The School has its own salary scale and there is generous fee remission for staff children.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further information.

Applicants should use the Standard Application Form and send applications to hr@tpsch.co.uk.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Monday 11th February 2019.

Interviews to take place w/c 25th February 2019.

 

Girls' PE Teaching Assistant and Technician [Full time, term time only]

Required for March 2019

The School is seeking to appoint an inspirational individual who will assist with Girls' Games and general PE at all Key Stages.  The post holder will ensure that resources are in place which will allow for the effective teaching of PE and the participation of students in enrichment activities and competitions.  The post holder will work with the Director of Sport and Head of Girls' Games and all other staff involved in the delivery of PE and School Sport to develop effective systems to manage resources and activities.

The School has its own salary scale.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further details.  Applicants should use the Standard Application Form and email it to hr@tpsch.co.uk.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Noon on Friday 22nd February 2019.

 

Teacher of Sociology and Psychology (Permanent, Part-time, 0.25 FTE in year one, rising up to circa 0.5 FTE in year two)

Required for September 2019

The School is seeking to appoint a well-qualified and inspirational individual who will deliver high quality Sociology and Psychology teaching up to A Level and lead our department to future success.  In addition, it is desirable for the successful candidate to have the ability to deliver Health and Social Care Level 3 BTEC.

The School has its own salary scale and there is generous fee remission for staff children.

Please see the attached Job Description for further information.  Candidates should use the Standard Application form and send completed applications to hr@tpsch.co.uk.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  12.00 noon on  Monday 4th March 2019.

Interviews will take place w/c 18th March 2019.

 

IT Network Administrator 

Required for February 2019

We are seeking an individual with the necessary qualifications, certifications and experience to manage, configure and support our network infrastructure; virtual servers, wireless systems, hardware and software installations, security and backups within the school to ensure the day to day operation of systems is as smooth as possible and transparent to the end users.

The successful applicant will be flexible in their approach to work, willing to deliver structured training at the appropriate level and provide general advice, guidance and support on an ad-hoc basis.  Support of IT prior to, during and after lessons will be a feature of this.

Occasional variations to hours worked are required to cover early mornings or evenings and two Saturday Open Days per year.  We also require a willingness to attend training courses and seminars as agreed with the school.

Experience of working in an educational environment is desirable but not essential; the character, technical knowledge and experience of working in a large organisation being of paramount importance. Please not that all holidays must be taken during the published school holidays.

For further information please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.  Applicants should use the standard Application Form to apply.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  12.00 noon on Thursday 28th February 2019.

 

Admissions Officer

Required immediately

The Governing Body is seeking to appoint an Admissions Officer to join the Marketing and Admissions Team.  The person selected will be responsible for the fficient management of the School's admissions procedures.  The successful candidate will be a good communicator, with excellent interpersonal and management skills, as well as a keen sense of humour.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and market norms, in the range of £18,000-£22,000.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further information.

Applicants should send completed Standard Application Forms to hr@tpsch.co.uk 

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Noon on Friday 1st March 2019.

 

Exam Invigilator (part-time/casual)

Required for Summer 2019 Examinations

We are seeking an individual to assist with the supervision of students during external examinations.  The hours will vary between 08.45 and 16.00, with the main examination time being May and June on an ad hoc basis.

No prior experience is required as  appropriate training will be given.

Please see the attached Person Specification for further details.

Please use the Standard Application Form to apply and email applications to hr@tpsch.co.uk by 12 Noon on Monday 25th February 2019.

 

The Peterborough School Nursery which is an OFSTED registered and ISI 'Outstanding' setting requires:

  • Fixed Hours Apprentice Childcare Practitioner (with City College Peterborough)

The ideal candidate will have a firm knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and relevant experience within an Early Years setting.  They will also hold a childcare qualification at Level 2 (with English and Mathematics GCSE Grade C or above) or completed/working towards NVQ Level 3 or above.

We offer a competitive remuneration package in extremely good, friendly working conditions, including free uniform and subsidised meals. Many of our staff have been trained to degree level while in our employment and additional training is offered in First Aid, Food Hygiene and Safeguarding.

For further information about this role, including job description and how to apply, please visit https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-369096 

 

School Cook

40 week contract, 30 hours a week, £9.20 per hour

Holroyd Howe is one of the UK's leading contract caterers, providing fresh food services solely to independent schools and colleges. 

We are a team of experienced professionals who tailor our catering service provision specifically to suit children, of all ages, meeting the bespoke requirements of each school.

We are currently looking for a talented and proven cook at The Peterborough School, one of our prestigious school sites in Peterborough.

You will be working in a great kitchen environment using and serving fresh, seasonal produce using modern techniques and always looking at developing the food offer.

As well as having excellent presentation & communication skills, you will be able to demonstrate a real passion for food and service and possess bags of enthusiasm.

You will:

  • Ideally have experience working within Education catering 
  • Have a progressive career to date 
  • Have good Health & Safety knowledge 
  • Be able to work within set budgets
  • Be up to date with current food trends

Holroyd Howe is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure must be obtained for this role’.

This appointment is offered on return of satisfactory professional references.

Please telephone the school on 01733 343357 and ask for Jason Ingram, Catering Manager or email jingram@holroydhowe.com