Employment Opportunities

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


Current vacancies include:

  • Facilities Assistant – Transport
  • Chef de Partie
  • Truro School Cafe Assistant
  • Kitchen Assistant – Truro Prep School
  • Level 3 Business Administration Apprentice
  • Level 2 Commis Chef Apprentice

 

  • Sport Assistant/Lifeguard (Training Qualification provided) – 34hrs
  • Sport Assistant/Lifeguard (Training Qualification provided) – 24.5hrs
  • Sport Assistant/Lifeguard (Training Qualification provided) – 10.5hrs
  • Driver

Please scroll down for further information.


 

Level 3 Business Administration Apprentice

(Full-time, all year round)
37.5 hours per week
Mon-Fri: 0830-1630 (with a half an hour’s unpaid lunch each day)
Salary: £6.50 per hour
Start Date: 27th August, 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the busy School Office at Truro School as a Level 3 Business Administration apprentice. On a day to day basis you will be tasked to undertake a range of administrative duties to support the academic staff and you will play an active role in support of all School activities as well as greeting and signing in visitors. You will be the first point of contact both face to face and over the telephone. There will also be opportunities to work across both the Senior and Prep School sites in other departments such as HR, Marketing and Finance.

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 Wednesday 31st July 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


 

Level 2 Commis Chef 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 per hour
Start Date: 27th August, 2019

Truro School Cookery School is a busy and growing commercial cookery school, café and Sixth Form café based at Truro School. During term time the Apprentice will prepare a wide range of baked items for service and sale to pupils, staff and visitors and support the lunchtime Chef de Partie in preparing and serving a varied seasonal lunchtime menu.

During the holidays, the Apprentice will support private evening and weekend dining events as well as a range of cookery courses. Training, supervision and guidance will be provided. The Apprentice will be required to attend Cornwall College one day a week as part of the 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 Wednesday 31st July 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


 

Sport Assistant/Lifeguard (Training Qualification provided)

Permanent
34 hours per week (Job share considered)
£8.32 – £9.16 per hour
Start Date: August 2019

The main focus of this role is to give daily support to the Duty Manager in the effective operation of the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre and ensuring the safety of pool users by preventing and responding to emergencies.

A National Pool Lifeguard qualification is desirable but not essential as training can be provided.

Additional hours may be available on a timesheet basis.

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, lunch/supper during term time, and membership of the superb Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre. For any questions please call the Sports Centre Manager (Amy Blackford) on 01872 246079 to discuss further details.

Closing date for applications, 16th July, 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


 

Sport Assistant/Lifeguard (Training Qualification provided)

Permanent
24.5 hours per week (Job share considered)
£8.32 – £9.16 per hour
Start Date: August 2019

The main focus of this role is to give daily support to the Duty Manager in the effective operation of the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre and ensuring the safety of pool users by preventing and responding to emergencies.

A National Pool Lifeguard qualification is desirable but not essential as training can be provided.

Additional hours may be available on a timesheet basis.

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, lunch/supper during term time, and membership of the superb Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre. For any questions please call the Sports Centre Manager (Amy Blackford) on 01872 246079 to discuss further details.

Closing date for applications, 16th July, 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

 


 

Sport Assistant/Lifeguard (Training Qualification Provided)

Permanent
10.5 hours per week (Thursday and Friday 1700-2215)
£8.32 – £9.16 per hour
Start Date: August 2019

The main focus of this role is to give daily support to the Duty Manager in the effective operation of the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre and ensuring the safety of pool users by preventing and responding to emergencies.

A National Pool Lifeguard qualification is desirable but not essential as training can be provided.

Additional hours may be available on a timesheet basis.

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, lunch/supper during term time, and membership of the superb Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre. For any questions please call the Sports Centre Manager (Amy Blackford) on 01872 246079 to discuss further details.

Closing date for applications, 16th July, 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


 

Chef de Partie

Full Time
Permanent
37.5 hours per week
£17,800 pa
Start Date: 1 Sept, 2019 (4 training days required prior to this date)

We are seeking an experienced, flexible and hard working individual to join our growing Cookery School, Café and Sixth Form Café based at Truro School. This role requires a catering professional who can create and produce a range of new and exciting menus and recipes for a daily lunch service of up to 150 covers during term time, as well as smaller bespoke external private catering functions at weekends and during school holidays.

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, 18th July, 2019 at 9.00am.

Interviews to be held 25th and 26th July, 2019.

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

Please note this is an all year round role, not term time only.

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


 

Kitchen Assistant – Truro Prep School

20 hours per week – 12pm – 4pm (part time, term time only – 34 weeks a year)
Salary: £6,400 pa (based on a 0.40 FTE) equivalent to an hourly rate of £9.41
Start Date: September 2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable Kitchen Assistant to join our busy Prep School Kitchen team serving over 300 hot meals every day. The Catering team takes pride in the key role that they play at our successful School, encouraging healthy eating and ensuring that children continue to learn throughout the day with full tummies.

Our supportive and caring kitchen works to high standards of cleanliness and health and safety, and in a busy environment where a team approach is essential. This role involves washing dishes, sweeping and mopping and generally keeping the kitchen tidy. A reasonable level of physical fitness is required in order to perform the duties of washing up in the sinks and standing to serve food and cleaning down.

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

Closing date for applications Tuesday 6 August, 2019.

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 form 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


 

Truro School Café Assistant

(Full-time, Term-time only)
37.5 hours per week
Mon-Fri: 0830-1630 (with a half an hour’s unpaid lunch each day)
Salary: £12,500 per annum (based on a 0.75 FTE, so equivalent to £9.83 per hour including an element for holiday pay)
Start Date: 1 Sept, 2019 (4 training days required prior to this date)

Please note that this is a term time only role (34 weeks per year).

We are looking for an experienced, reliable and enthusiastic Café Assistant to work as part of a busy team running the Truro School Cafés, Burrell Bar and tuck shop providing hot and cold beverages and snacks to parents, pupils and visitors.

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

Closing date for applications Thursday 18th July 2019 at 9am. Interview dates: 25th and 26th July, 2019

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 form 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


 

Facilities Assistant – Transport

Term Time Only plus 6 days during the holidays (totaling 24 hours)
Permanent
20 hours per week (Mon-Friday: 9am – 1pm)
£6900 – £7590 pa pro rata

Start Date: 3 September 2019 

We are seeking an organized, flexible and enthusiastic individual to join our busy Facilities Department. Our successful candidate must have an excellent track record of providing outstanding customer service, as well as undertaking a range of administrative duties which will support the effective and efficient running of the Facilities Department.

Working in a professional, welcoming and caring environment, you will assist in ensuring that all transport requirements for the School are organized and accurate, working with the Facilities Manager to schedule bus runs, school trips and the general management of school vehicles. A D1 driving license, and experience of fleet vehicle management, are desirable.

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 and membership of the superb Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre.

Closing date for applications Tuesday 30th July 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


 

Driver

Term Time Only, Mondays and Tuesdays
Permanent
11 hours per week (Mon & Tues, 06:15-09:30 & 16.45-19:00)
£3,640 pa

Start Date: 9 September 2019 (with one paid shift before this for route familiarisation)

We are seeking a reliable and enthusiastic driver to join our busy transport team. Working in a professional, welcoming and caring environment, you will be part of our team of friendly bus drivers running our bus routes to and from School. As well as having a clean D1 driving license, our successful candidate must have an excellent track record of providing outstanding customer service, with excellent timekeeping and interpersonal skills. From time to time, additional driving hours may be available, as well as the opportunity to work alongside our caretaking team.

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, staff discount and membership of the superb Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre.

Closing date for applications Monday 29th July 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