Vacancies

    Department members

    NAME ROLE EMAIL
    Mrs. Jackie Brophy HR Manager hr@deanclose.org.uk
    Mrs. Kate Weston HR Assistant hr@deanclose.org.uk
    Mrs. Pauline Widdows HR Assistant hr@deanclose.org.uk

    Dean Close St John’s School

    Marketing Co-ordinator

    Part time

    18½ hours per week

     

    Dean Close St John’s is a thriving independent, co-educational day and boarding school situated on a lovely countryside plot overlooking Chepstow.

    In June 2015 the School and nurseries were acquired by the Dean Close Group.  This is a very exciting time for St John’s and it is felt that this brand new post will offer lots of challenges and enjoyment.      

    This is a new, part-time position for an experienced, highly motivated, marketing professional to manage the day-to-day marketing activity of St John’s Nursery, Pre-prep and Preparatory School, and the two nurseries.  The candidate will report in to the Headmaster and also the Director of Marketing (based in Dean Close Senior School).

     

    Job Description

     

    Closing Date: 12pm noon Friday 9th October 2015

     

    For an application form please follow the link on the vacancies page.

    Completed application forms together with a covering letter and a copy of your CV should be sent to:

    HR Manager by email: hr@deanclose.org.uk  by 12.00 p.m. noon on the closing date.

     

    Dean Close School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

    Applicants must be willing to undergo up to date child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Current Vacancies - No agencies please

    Housekeeping -  Laundry Assistant

    Laundry Assistant

    Dean Close School

    Responsibilities

    The main responsibilities include receiving, marking, washing, drying, folding and neatly bundling clothes and linen in the laundry.  Articles must also be inspected to determine any specific cleaning requirements. Any possible machine or equipment malfunctions and any damage to clothing or linen must be reported to the Laundry Supervisor.  It is essential that the laundry provides a service to customers which is quick, efficient and of a high standard.

    Person Requirements

    The successful applicant will have an eye for detail, will be able to work methodically and to work unsupervised if necessary.  A willingness to work cooperatively as part of the laundry team is essential and taking pride in carrying out work to a high standard is extremely important.  Training in the use of the machinery will be given as necessary.

    Hours of Work

    30 hours per week.

    Flexibility will be required in order that laundry schedules are still maintained during periods of high demand.

    Term time plus a number of additional days at the beginning and end of each term - 39 weeks per year.

    Job Description

    To apply please send an application form and a CV, together with a covering letter to :hr@deanclose.org.uk

    Application form available to download on the right hand side of this web page.

    The Dean Close Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service

    Assistant Director of Sport/ PE Teacher

    Assistant Director of Sport/ PE Teacher
    Part-Time Maternity Cover commencing January 2017

     

    The School is seeking to appoint an Assistant Director of Sport/PE teacher as maternity cover.  The position reports to the Director of Sport for Games matters and to the Head of Academic PE for the curriculum.  As this is a maternity cover, there may be some flexibility for the right candidate with regard to the roles performed. 

    This is a part-time role with 1.5 days off per week (Tuesdays plus Wednesday pm)

    Job Description

    For full details about the department, including examination results and curriculum details, please see the PE department website by following the link below:

    http://www.deanclose.org.uk/Physical-Education

    Closing date Thursday 13th October 2016

    To apply please send an application form and a CV, together with a covering letter to :hr@deanclose.org.uk

    Application form available to download on the right hand side of this web page.

    The Dean Close Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service

    Housekeeping - Cleaners

    The following vacancies are available within th Housekeeping Department:

    Sports Pavilion.

    15 Hrs per week 6am-9am.

    RE Classroom, Turner Day room, New Classroom.

    10Hrs per week 7am-9am. Some flexibility in start time for this position.

    Estates Offices and Changing rooms.

    4Hrs per week (Mon and Thurs) term time only plus Holiday cover 2 hrs per week

    Closing date 23rd September 2016

    To apply please send an application form and a CV, together with a covering letter to :hr@deanclose.org.uk

    Application form available to download on the right hand side of this web page.

    The Dean Close Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service

    Apprentice Administration and Database Assistant

    https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-2839

    Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Gloucestershire College, for more information please contact Lynda Berriman 01452 563402 lynda.berriman@gloscol.ac.uk

    Accounting Assistant

    Accounting Assistant

    Temporary

    17½ hours per week - Monday, Tuesday & Friday

    Start Date: ASAP

    The Accounting Assistant will have extensive experience in a busy and demanding accounts department; Ability to work on own initiative; High attention to detail; Computer literacy, particularly in Excel spreadsheets; Experience of FMS desirable but not essential; Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines; A "can-do" attitude; Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.

    Job Description

    To apply please send an application form and a CV, together with a covering letter to :hr@deanclose.org.uk

    Application form available to download on the right hand side of this web page.

    The Dean Close Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service

    Gap Year Matron - Dean Close Preparatory School

    Gap Year Matron

    Dean Close Preparatory School

    January 2017 - December 2017

    The Matron is involved in the everyday running of the House, assisting with the laundry, supervising the children throughout the day, taking part in school outings and trips at weekends and generally taking part in all aspects of a thriving Boarding School life.

    Apart from additional responsibilities which may arise, the job involves supervising the children mornings and evenings and at other times during the day, (for example when changing for games).  The Resident Matron will care for the children when they are unwell and enter into all aspects of their care and support in their daily lives.  As such the Matron will act as a kind of “big sister/favourite aunt” interacting with them on both the fun side of life, as well as being their confidant,  offering a support system in the more emotional aspects of their lives.

    Job Description
     

    To apply please send an application form , a CV and covering letter
    together with a covering letter to: hr@deanclose.org.uk

    Application form available to download on the right hand side of this web page.

    The Dean Close Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service