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 Support Staff in its Administration, Domestic, Catering, Maintenance and Estate Departments. Enquiries relating to vacancies in these departments should be directed in the first instance to:

The Human Resources Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)1344 444039

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

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

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Current vacancies

Nursing Sister
Job Title: Nursing Sister
Closing Date: 16 November 2014
Department: Estates
Reports to: Sister in Charge


Main Tasks and Responsibilities:


  • General care of any persons seeking medical advice or help
  • To be continually aware of pupils in College with underlying medical conditions and to act accordingly.
  • To provide first aid and emergency care as necessary for any pupil or adult on site
  • To read regularly and follow medical centre policies and guidelines
  • To provide confidential counselling and health advice
  • Maintaining a high standard of record keeping
  • To care for any boarding pupil and when indicated, refer pupil to GP or A&E and be responsible for the organisation of continued care of that pupil until the parent can take over
  • Making appointments and any necessary arrangements needed for them, on behalf of pupils
  • To care for day to day pupils who fall sick within the school day until such time as their parent or carer is able to take charge. Referral to emergency services may be part of this care in the absence of the parent/carer
  • Informing Housemasters/mistresses of any issues with pupils if necessary
  • General household duties to keep the Health Centre clean and tidy, when required
  • Knowing who the appointed Child Protection Officer is and contact details
  • To follow correct procedures for the control of infectious diseases
  • To follow correct procedures for the safe storage/disposal of drugs and clinical waste
  • To maintain best practice and to read regularly and follow medical centre policy guidelines on the administration of medicines. This will include using policies for some medication and all vaccinations. 
  • To enable pupils to obtain prescriptions and repeat prescriptions within carefully documented and safe systems of custody
  • To be prepared to undertake duties that might be considered an ‘extension’ to the nurse role for which they are competent and adequately trained
  • To work with the Sister in Charge to maintain high level patient care and in modelling best practice at all times
  • Any other duties which may be required from time to time
General Assistant

Job Title: General Assistant

Date: October 2014

Department: Catering

Reports to: Karen Davis

Purpose of the Position:

Delivery of catering services to ensure a high quality experience is maintained at all times whilst maintaining high standards of presentation and cleanliness. To achieve these aims through effective teamwork.

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Events Assistant

Job Title: Events Assistant

Date: November 2014

Department: Events

Salary: £16,000 - £18,000

Hours: 35hrs pw for 52 weeks

Purpose of the Position:

To assist the Events and Deputy Events Manager to develop the commercial Lets business, whilst supporting College events and activities taking responsibility for certain small scale commercial functions (with support from management).

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Housekeeping Manager

Job Title: Housekeeping Manager
Department: Domestic Services
Reports to: Domestic Service Manager
Responsible for: All Domestic Staff
Salary: £22,000-£25,000
Closing Date: 23 November

Job Description:

Principally to manage the daily cleaning and house keeping operations at the site to the required service specifications. This is a hands on management role, which requires the job holder to fulfill key tasks and achieve minimum standards through effective communication with staff at all levels.

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Science Technician (Eagle House)

Job Title: Science Technician

Date: November 2014

Department: Science Eagle House

Hours: Term time only, 8am - 2pm

The Science Laboratory Technician supports the teaching staff in the delivery of the Science curriculum for all year groups.Eagle House School is looking for someone ideally with experience of working in a school/college environment as a Science Laboratory Technician.  However, experienced science technicians from any discipline will be considered providing they have experience of handling chemicals in a laboratory environment. 

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