Employment Opportunities

Job Vacancies at Truro School, Cornwall

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

Working at Truro School

Both our schools are set in beautiful and well maintained grounds, providing a truly stunning workplace setting. We value all of our staff and support a professional working environment where they will have the opportunity to participate in individual and whole school personal development programmes. There is free car parking available on both sites. The Senior School Library, The Dodd Library, is stocked with a wide range of fiction, non-fiction and reference books which are all available for staff to loan.

Cookery School – Technicians

Two part-time, permanent roles available

£17,800 – £19,400 pa pro rata (approx. 25 hours per week each)


September 2018 will see the opening of the brand new, purpose-built Cookery School offering state-of-the art workstations and equipment, a large demonstration area with overhead camera and a brand new Café.

We are seeking to appoint two new part-time technicians to join our new Cookery School and Café. Reporting to our new Head of Cookery School, the successful candidates will be flexible, well-organised individuals with hands on experience of cooking and an ability to communicate well with children, young people and adults.

The technicians will prepare the Cookery School for lessons, practical activities and demonstrations; order, receive and manage ingredients and resources; provide technical advice and support in the classroom, and contribute to the development of the Cookery School.

A flexible approach to working hours is required, with each role working approximately 25 hours per week, and may include a Saturday. Additional hours may be required to support events and courses taking place in the Cookery School, either at weekends or during the holidays.


Start date: mid. August 2018

These roles are all year round, not term-time only.


Closing date for applications: Thursday 7 June, 2018 at 9.00am

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


Application Form

Job Description


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 Enhanced DBS.


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

Mrs Rachel Henderson
HR Manager
Truro School
Trennick Lane