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: King’s Schools’ Support Staff Pension Plan, total pay and rewards salary including the option of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme or a Defined Contribution Scheme, 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.
Join the team!
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.
Senior Grounds and Gardens Operative
The school wishes to appoint a full time Senior Grounds and Gardens Operative.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate passion and commitment to delivering the highest standards of sports grounds and gardens throughout this prestigious school, including the maintenance of our cricket, rugby, football and all-weather pitches and tennis and netball courts.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a wide-ranging knowledge of grounds, pitch and garden maintenance and development.
NVQ level 2 (or equivalent) in sports turf or grounds-related subject is essential.
A background of working in school grounds or the sports turf industry (or similar) is desirable.
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 30 July 2021
Please note: This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure check.