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Working at King's Schools

Working at King's Schools

King’s Schools, Taunton, comprising of King’s Hall School and King’s College, are committed to providing a supportive working environment to all its members of staff, and we recognise that in order to achieve this it is important to attract, recruit and retain staff who share this commitment. In order to do this we offer a number of benefits to our staff including the following: a King’s Schools’ Royal London Defined Contribution Pension Scheme for all staff including salary exchange (NB: staff will not be able use the salary exchange if it would drop their wage below the National Minimum Wage or National Living Wage afterwards), competitive rates of pay, company sick pay scheme, and staff discount on school day fees.

We welcome and promote diversity amongst our staff and we are committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all aspects of employment practice. All job applicants will be treated fairly and judged solely on their merits. Anyone who has a protected characteristic or from the Armed Forces (with a minimum of one year's service) who meet all the selection criteria required in the job specification will be guaranteed an interview. We strive to maintain a recruitment process that is open, honest and fair.

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All successful applicants will be required to undergo the relevant safeguarding checks and an enhanced DBS check. A copy of our Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy and our Privacy Notice can be found by visiting our Policies page. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. For further information, or to enquire about a vacancy, please contact the HR Department on 01823 328105/328100 or email CSweet@kings-taunton.co.uk. Please note that applications must be made on a King's Schools form and CVs on their own cannot be considered.

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Staff Benefits

Cleaner (part time)

We are looking to appoint a Cleaner. Duties will include working as part of our dedicated Domestic Services team to provide a quality professional cleaning service that provides the high standard of cleanliness expected at our School.

Hours of work are term time, Monday to Friday 5.30am to 9.30am

Competitive rates of pay - £9.50 per hour

For an application pack and/or further details please contact the HR Dept on 01823 328105/328100 or CSweet@kings-taunton.co.uk

Please visit our website to see the great benefits we offer our staff http://www.kingshalltaunton.co.uk/staff-vacancies.

Closing Date: Friday 1 October 2021

Please note: This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure check.


Head of English

King’s Hall School is a co-educational prep school for 2-13 year olds set in a beautiful 80-acre site, close to the county town of Taunton, King’s has a strong community ethos, and is a happy and welcoming place to work.

Due to the retirement of the current postholder, a rare opportunity to lead a key department at this well-regarded school has emerged.

We seek a Head of English keen to champion this subject and share their own enthusiasm with all. To have children delight in the exploration of literature whilst also delivering language and grammatical accuracy. Someone who is prepared to lead by example and manage best  practice by all members of the department.

If you would like to join a friendly, purposeful, and forward-thinking independent school, we would love to hear from you.

For an application pack, please contact Mrs Emma Guppy, Headmaster's PA 01823 285921 or email: EGuppy@kings-taunton.co.uk

Closing Date:  Midday, Friday 1 October 2021

Interviews will be held on Friday 8 October 2021

King’s Hall School is a Woodard School.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.  The above post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Pre-Prep Class Teacher

King’s Hall School is a co-educational prep school for 2-13 year olds set in a beautiful 80-acre site, close to the county town of Taunton, King’s has a strong community ethos, and is a happy and welcoming place to work.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Pre-Prep class teacher, including Early Career Teacher applicants, with the ability to be an outstanding practitioner initially in both Reception and KS1. The successful candidate will be hard-working and positive with a passion for striving for excellence, setting high expectations that nurture, inspire, motivate and challenge all pupils.

If you would like to join a friendly, purposeful, and forward-thinking independent school, we would love to hear from you.

For an application pack, please contact Mrs Emma Guppy, Headmaster's PA 01823 285921 or email: EGuppy@kings-taunton.co.uk

Closing Date:  Midday, Monday 4 October 2021

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 12 October 2021

King’s Hall School is a Woodard School.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.  The above post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


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