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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,
Crowthorne,
Berkshire, RG45 7PU

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

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Current vacancies

Teacher of French

From September 2015, this fun and forward-looking school requires an enthusiastic French teacher.  

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.

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

Closing date: Wednesday11th February

Interviews will take place w/c Monday 23rd February

For full details please refer to the job description, or contact Human Resources using the email address above or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444039.

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

Mathematics Teacher
From September 2015, this fun and forward-looking school requires an enthusiastic Maths teacher.  

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.

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

Closing date: Wednesday 4th February

Interviews will take place w/c Monday 9th February

For full details please refer to the job description, or contact Human Resources using the email Address above or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444039.

The post is subject to a full Disclosure & Barring Service check.
Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
Works and Estates Manager

Position: Works and Estates Manager
Department: Works and Estates
Reports to: Works and Estates Bursar
Salary: £45k per annum
Type of contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 40
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 20th February 2015

We are seeking to appoint a Works and Estates Manager for the management and development of the buildings and grounds at Wellington College, which is one of the world’s leading co-educational day and boarding schools.
The College has an enviable 400 acre visually attractive estate with immaculate grounds and many charming listed buildings.  The person appointed will be responsible to the Works and Estates Bursar. The Works and Estates Manager will be responsible for all aspects of both hard and soft facilities management across the estate, associated budgets, the management of an in-house team and sub-contractors. The ideal candidate will have an appropriate CIOB or industry standard equivalent qualification, knowledge of technical building discipline, an understanding of all aspects of buildings and estates work. The ability to integrate with the College community and embrace the College values
is essential.

Closing date for applications: 20th February 2015 at 5pm.

Interview dates are to be confirmed.

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

For full details please refer to the attached job description, or contact Human Resources using the email address above or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444039.

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

IT Integrator and Trainer
Position: IT Integrator and Trainer
Department: IT
Reports To: Director of IT
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Type of Contract: Permanent, Part time
Hours Per Week: 35
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 13th February 2015

Main Responsibilities:
  • To ensure the resources within the IT department are understood and useable to all users of the Wellington College IT resources. 
  • To work closely with the Director if IT Services and with the Head of Department, wider teaching staff and support Heads of Department to identify areas that IT can support augment and transform learning and working within individual areas and across the College as a whole.
  • Responsible for the management of the online profile of the College, including College website and social media presence
  • To identify the technological learning needs of pupils and designing and delivering courses to address them
  • Responsible for the induction and on-going training support of all non-teaching staff
Cleaner
Job Title: Cleaner
Department: Domestics
Reports to: Domestic Manager
Salary: £7.45 ph
Type of Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: Part time (20hpw) and full time (37.5hpw)
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 30/01/2015

Main Responsibilities:

  • Cleaning, washing, sweeping, vacuum cleaning, emptying of litter bins, polishing and dusting of the designated areas, (which may include toilets and shower areas), fixture and fittings, using where appropriate, powered equipment.
  • The movement of items of furniture.
  • Any other duties as requested by the Supervisor. Duties may vary between term and closure periods.
Van Driver/ Porter

Position: Van Driver/Porter
Department: Catering
Reports to: Catering Deputy Manager
Salary: £TBC
Type of contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 40 (5 out of 7)
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 2nd February 2015

Wellington College is a prestigious independent coeducational boarding school for children aged 13-18, has the following exciting vacancies for enthusiastic team players.

Good conditions and benefits on offer.  The main kitchen has recently been refurbished to a very high standard with the latest catering technology incorporated throughout.

Job Purpose:
The delivery and collection of supplies to boarding houses and function venues with additional duties within the plate room and kitchen areas.

Main duties:

Responsibility for the timely delivery and collection of food supplies and hardware to various locations within the college grounds

To work as part of the plate room team during breakfast, lunch and supper services.

To assist main kitchen team with portering duties covering holidays and absence as required

To assist in the preparation of hot and cold beverages for delivery to various site locations.

To maintain the company van both internally and externally, including completion of van checklists in line with Health and Safety requirements

To act as Banks Man when required and in line with Health & Safety and Manuel Handling Regulations

To maintain a high standard of dress and personal hygiene at all times

To attend meetings and training sessions as required

To ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with Health and Safety and Food Safety Regulations.

This job description is not exhaustive and the post holder may be required to undertake other appropriate duties within the general scope and purpose of the role.

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

For full details please refer to the above job description, or contact Human Resources using the email address above or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444039.

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

Chef de Partie
Position: Chef de Partie
Department: Catering
Reports To Support: Manager
Salary: £21,313
Type of Contract: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 40
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 2nd February 2015

Main Responsibilities:

 

In this busy role you will be responsible for planning, organizing, 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

The successful candidate 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. 
General Catering Assistant

Position: General Catering Assistant
Department: Catering
Reports To: Catering Manager
Salary: £7.36 per hour
Closing Date: Ongoing recruitment. If the hours you are seeking are not advertised please submit a speculative application.

Role 1: Part-time (10.5 hrs) 9.30am – 2.45pm Thursday and Friday (maternity cover for six months
in the V&A Cafe)

Role 2: Full time (33.75 hrs) Mon – Fri

Role 3: Full time 37.5 hours Mon – Fri 6.45am – 2.45pm plus alternate Saturdays 6.45am – 9.30am

Role 4 & 5: Minimum 20 hrs pw
Role 4:
Tues – Sat 10.30am – 2.30pm
Role 5:
Mon – Fri 4.30pm – 8.30pm

Working within a busy catering department you will be required to work on the main food service counters, in the plate room area and assisting with functions. Previous catering experience is preferred although full training will be given.


When applying for the above vacancies, please specify which role you are interested in. 

Job Description - General Catering Assistant and General Catering Assistant (V&A Café)

To apply for this vacancy, please download the application form and equal opportunities form.  Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk. CVs without an application form will not be accepted.

For full details please refer to the attached job description, or contact Human Resources using the email address above or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444039.

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

 



Catering Supervisor

Position: Catering Supervisor
Department: Catering
Reports to: Deputy Catering Manager
Salary: £15585pa
Type of contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 37

Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 9th February 2015. 

Wellington College is a prestigious independent coeducational boarding school for children aged 13-18, has the following exciting vacancy for an enthusiastic team player.

Good conditions and benefits on offer.  The main kitchen has recently been refurbished to a very high standard with the latest catering technology incorporated throughout.

Job Purpose

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 staff and hardware preparation for functions.

To apply for this vacancy, please download the application form and equal opportunities form.  Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; humanresources@wellingtoncollege.org.uk. CVs without an application form will not be accepted.

For full details please refer to the attached job description, or contact Human Resources using the email address above or by telephone on +44 (0)1344 444039.

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

Chef - (Eagle House)
Job title: Chef
Department: Catering
Responsible to: Head Chef
Responsible for: The catering service when on duty
Job purpose: Responsible for planning, organising, preparing and cooking of food to the required standard.

Main duties:
  • To deliver various food offers in different food styles across the day to the high standard laid down in the Service level Agreement
  • To deliver high level customer service 
  • To assist in pre service briefings to include allergens and food intolerances
  • To adhere to company procedures when it comes to temperature checks, food labelling and dating, cleaning schedules and hygiene regulations
  • To ensure you maintain your work area to a clean and tidy state at all times and at the end of each shift the areas are cleaned to the required standard
  • To assist with food stock, ordering and goods received following the compliant system
  • To assist the Head Chef with the smooth running of the kitchen
  • Any other reasonable duties as requested by the Head Chef
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Art and Textiles Teacher - Eagle House School
Art and Textiles Teacher

This is a full-time position which becomes vacant in September 2015 following retirement.

An exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified teacher to join this dynamic and forward thinking school.

Candidates must have dedication, enthusiasm, a sense of humour and a willingness to participate fully in the extra-curricular life of the school.

Eagle House is a flourishing, independent preparatory school, closely linked with Wellington College.

For full details please visit www.eaglehouseschool.com/2604/theschool/job-opportunities 
 
Year 4 Teacher (KS2) - Eagle House School
This is a full-time position which becomes vacant in September 2015 following retirement.

An exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified teacher to join this dynamic and forward thinking school.
Candidates must have dedication, enthusiasm, a sense of humour and a willingness to participate fully in the extra-curricular life of the school.

Eagle House is a flourishing, independent preparatory school, closely linked with Wellington College.

For full details please visit www.eaglehouseschool.com/2604/the-school/job-opportunities