Vacancies

Wellington College is one of Britain's most historic and famous independent schools. We are a fully co-educational boarding school offering an excellent all-round education to over 1000 pupils aged 13-18.

At Wellington College the fusion of originality, innovation and 150 years of tradition and history produces an education unlike any other, making it one of the most exciting schools in Britain. We seek to develop fully the ‘Eight Aptitudes’ in every child. The College provides a world class and scholarly environment and we are looking for people of outstanding imagination, intellect and passion to join us as we aim to both develop the excellence of our own pupils and forge new directions in education. 

The College employs a wide range of non-teaching staff in its Administration, Domestic, Catering, Maintenance and Works and Estates departments. Enquiries relating to vacancies in these departments should be directed in the first instance to:

The Human Resources Team 
Tel: +44 (0)1344 444000

Human Resources Department,
Wellington College,
Crowthorne,
Berkshire, RG45 7PU

Wellington College is a Registered Charity, offering education to pupils aged 13-18.

The College reserves the right to appoint at any stage: early applications are therefore encouraged.

 

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Current vacancies

Catering Supervisor

Department: Catering

Reports to: Deputy Catering Manager

Salary: £8.45 per hour

Type of contract: Permanent

Hours per week: 37.5 Mon – Sun, 5 days out of 7 covering early and late shifts

Weeks per year: 52

Closing Date: 2nd September 2016 at 5pm

We are currently seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated team player to undertake the role of Catering Supervisor.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the management team in the delivery of catering services to students and staff within the main catering areas to include the supervision of plate room or café staff and hardware preparation for functions.

The main kitchen has recently been refurbished to a very high standard with the latest catering technology incorporated throughout.

Our excellent staff benefits include free lunch, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension and BHSF health cash plan.

For full details please refer to the job description.

Alternatively you may contact Deputy Catering Manager, Karen Davis or the Human Resources team via the email address below or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444000.

To apply for this vacancy, please download the non-teaching application form.  Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, satisfactory professional references and medical suitability for the role. 

Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Chef de Partie

Department: Catering
Reports to: Head Chef
Salary: £10.93 per hour
Type of contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5 – 5/7 days per week
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 2nd September 2016 at 5pm

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated team player to undertake the role of Chef de Partie.

In this busy role, you will be responsible for planning, organising, preparing and cooking food to a 5 star standard throughout the College.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

 

Producing a variety of food menus in different food styles across the day

High level customer service

Maintaining the work area in a clean and tidy manner

Supporting the day to day running of the kitchen and its functions

You must be prepared to take a trade test and possess a NVQ or City & Guilds 706/1 and 706/2 or equivalent.  Experience of event catering and substantial experience in a similar role is crucial.

The main kitchen has recently been refurbished to a very high standard with the latest catering technology incorporated throughout.

Our excellent staff benefits include free lunch, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension and BHSF health cash plan.

For full details please refer to the job description.

Alternatively you may contact Deputy Catering Manager, Karen Davis or the Human Resources team via the email address below or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444000.

To apply for this vacancy, please download the non-teaching application form.  Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, satisfactory professional references and medical suitability for the role. 

Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

General Catering Assistants

We often have opportunities arise within our busy and vibrant Catering team, full or part-time, permanent and casual, and would welcome applications from any enthusiastic and motivated individuals.

The role will involve the preparation of counters for both breakfast and lunch, the service of prepared foods as per agreed times and assisting with the cleaning of service areas and work within the bustling plate room, or vibrant in-house V&A Café, where required.
The main kitchen has recently been refurbished to a very high standard with the latest catering technology incorporated throughout.

Please see the attached job descriptions for further details;

General Catering Assistant

General Catering Assistant – V&A Cafe

Our rate of pay is between £7.50 and £7.85 per hour.

To register your interest, please complete the non-teaching application form and let us know what hours you are available to work. Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

We will keep your application on file for a period of 12 months and contact you should a suitable vacancy arise.

Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, satisfactory professional references and medical suitability for the role. 

Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Swim Teacher - Wellington Health and Fitness Club

Department: Wellington Health and Fitness Club (WCE)

Reports to: Swimming Coordinator

Salary: £20 per hour

Type of Contract:  Permanent

Weeks per year: 39

Hours per week: 3 - Saturday 08:30 – 10:30 and Sunday 17:00 – 18:00

Closing Date: 16th September 2016 at 5pm

Wellington Health and Fitness Club require an ASA Level 2 qualified swim teacher to teach beginner, improvers 1 and 2 and advanced classes to children attending lessons. Experience of working with children is essential and previous teaching experience and first aid qualifications are preferred.

Our excellent staff benefits include free College lunch, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension and BHSF health cash plan.
 

For full details please refer to the attached job description.

Alternatively you may contact the Swim Coordinator, Lorraine Curtis, or the Human Resources team via the email address below or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444000.

To apply for this vacancy, please download the non-teaching staff application form.  Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, satisfactory professional references and medical suitability for the role. 

Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

Fitness Instructor - Wellington Health and Fitness Club

Department: Wellington Health and Fitness Club (WCE)

Reports to: Fitness Manager

Salary: £8.65 per hour

Type of Contract: Permanent (includes evening and weekend work)

Closing Date: 16th September 2016 at 5pm

Wellington Health and Fitness Club require a pro-active and enthusiastic Fitness Instructor who will be responsible for providing a first class fitness service to our members and pupils.

The post holder will also be responsible for ensuring the maintenance and safety of our fitness equipment in line with health and safety requirements.

Our excellent staff benefits include free College lunch, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension and BHSF health cash plan.

For full details please refer to the job description or call and speak to Sam Simmons, Fitness Manager or Ian Davis, Commercial Manager via 01344 444244.

To apply for this vacancy, please download the non-teaching application form.  Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.  Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

Receptionist

Department: Operations

Reports to: Head of Operations and Security

Salary: £10.26 per hour

Type of Contract: Permanent Part-Time

Hours per week: 20 hours + 4 hours (alternate Saturdays during term-time)

Weeks per year: 52

Closing Date: 2nd September 2016 at 5pm

Wellington College, one of the world’s leading coeducational day and boarding schools, are seeking to appoint an excellent communicator to the role of Receptionist. As the first point of contact for visitors and callers, the successful candidate will need to be a strong ambassador for the College and remain polite and professional at all times.

Experience of having worked in a busy school environment and /or within customer service is desired.

Our excellent staff benefits include free lunch, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension and BHSF health cash plan.

For full details please refer to the attached job description.

To apply for this vacancy, please download the non-teaching staff application form.

Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.