Employment Opportunities

As a community, we pride ourselves on offering a friendly and enthusiastic working environment.


Current vacancies include:

  • Level 2 Gardener Apprentice
  • Teaching Assistant (Prep)

 

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Level 2 Gardener Apprentice

(Full-time, all year round)
37.5 hours per week
Mon-Fri: 0800-1600 (with a half an hour’s unpaid lunch each day)
Salary: £5.00 per hour
Start Date: September 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Grounds team at Truro School Prep as a Gardener apprentice. On a day to day basis you will be tasked to undertake a range of grounds maintenance duties to support the Groundsman and assist in the upkeep of our grassed and planted areas of the School. You will also be involved in the conservation of our Forest School area.

Training, supervision and guidance will be provided. You will be required to attend Cornwall College one day a week as part of your formal apprenticeship programme.

In addition to our competitive rate of pay, other benefits include lunch and membership of the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre.

Closing date for applications 3 October 2019 at 9am.

All applications must be made using a Truro School application form.

Truro School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undertake child protection screening including checks with past employers and DBS.

Application forms must be completed in full and returned by post or e-mail to: Mrs Joanna Wood, HR Advisor, Truro School, Trennick Lane, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 1TH

Email: recruitment@truroschool.com Tel: 01872 272763


 

Teaching Assistant – Prep

Term Time Only, Permanent
14 hours per week (Monday & Tuesday)
£4,661 pa (0.27fte)

Start Date: ASAP

We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic Prep team. Our successful candidate must have an excellent track record of working with young children, motivating and encouraging them through stimulating and exciting activities.

There are also opportunities to  assist with the supervision of our after school Tea Club.

Working in a professional, welcoming and caring environment, you will ensure that each child receives the support to access their learning potential.

As well as a genuine passion for excellence in academic and pastoral care, and inspired by our School’s ethos, all staff are expected to support our outstanding variety of co-curricular activities.

In addition to a competitive salary, we are committed to the wellbeing and development of all our staff, promoting continuous professional development, a supportive place to work, pension, staff discount, membership of the superb Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre and free meals.

Closing date for applications Tuesday 1 October, 2019 at 9.00am. All applications must be made using a Truro School application form.

Truro School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and DBS.

 

Application forms must be completed in full and returned by post or e-mail to:

Mrs Joanna Wood
HR Advisor
Truro School
Trennick Lane
Truro
TR1 1TH

Email: recruitment@truroschool.com

Tel: 01872 272763