Employment Opportunities

Caldicott is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check, previously known as a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check.

A copy of our Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy and our Safer Recruitment Policy can be found on the Policies page.

 

Application Process

To apply for a vacancy please ensure you fully complete our standard Application Form.  This should be sent, along with a covering letter addressed to the Headmaster, by email to: [email protected]. Your covering letter should include why you feel you are suitable, with particular reference to the skills and attributes you would bring to the role.

Our commitment to Safer Recruitment means that we will only accept applications on our standard Application Form.  You are welcome to supplement your application with your CV but we will not process a CV in isolation.

 

Current Vacancies


 

Teaching positions

Head of Maths

Full time, permanent role from September 2017
Competitive salary with accommodation or an allowance provided

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced maths teacher to lead the mathematics curriculum from Year 3 to Year 8, provide guidance and support to a large department of specialist and non-specialist teachers, and prepare boys for scholarship and 13+ Common Entrance exams. Previous experience teaching the GCSE curriculum, or preparing boys for senior school scholarship will be advantageous. The successful candidate will be passionate about maths, creative, innovative and have strong interpersonal skills. The ability to inspire, nurture and give children confidence in mathematical skills is vital.

Completed applications should be sent by email with a covering letter to the Headmaster, care of: [email protected]

Applications will be considered in the order they are received.

Interviews to be held as soon as possible. 

Maths Teacher

Full time, permanent role from September 2017
Competitive salary with accommodation or an allowance provided

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time Maths teacher to join us in September 2017. The successful candidate will be passionate about Maths, creative and innovative. The ability to inspire, nurture and give children confidence in mathematical skills is vital. 

The position requires understanding of KS2 and KS3, but as Caldicott is committed to promoting the highest expectations, experience of teaching the GCSE syllabus would be most desirable. A strong academic track record; confidence in teaching and excellent interpersonal skills are key to success in this role. The ability to coach sport is also desirable. The successful candidate will be committed to supporting this age range pastorally and will also be fully involved in the boarding life of the school. 

Completed applications should be sent by email with a covering letter to the Headmaster, care of: [email protected]

Applications will be considered in the order they are received.

Resident Graduate Assistant

Fixed term contract: September 2017 to July 2018

We have a vacancy for a Resident Graduate Assistant to start in September 2017, for the academic year 2017-18.  The role is intended to suit recent graduates who have an interest in pursuing a career in education: it is an ideal opportunity to assess whether a career in teaching is right for you. It will provide an all-encompassing experience of school life, working and living in the school.  The work experience will be hugely varied, with opportunities to coach sport, support classroom and a wide range of extra-curricular activities.  

The role pays a basic salary pro-rated for the duration of the contract, plus:

  • Free on-site accommodation
  • The provision of all meals during term time
  • Use of school facilities (including a gym, swimming pool, tennis courts)

Exceptional candidates may subsequently be offered support to qualify as a teacher where we have a need in their subject specialism.

Completed applications should be sent by email with a covering letter to the Headmaster, care of: [email protected]
Or by post to: Caldicott, Farnham Royal, Bucks SL2 3SL

Previous applicants should not re-apply

Support staff positions

Nurse

14 hours per week, term time, Mondays (pm) and Tuesdays (am) plus some Saturdays.
Fixed term contract, to commence April 2017 and finish July 2018.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Band 5 Nurse to join our medical team, 14 hours per week, term time only, on a flexible rota, fixed term contract.

Experience of dealing with young children and with a keen interest in health care promotion are essential to this role. Previous experience of working in A&E, with minor injuries or in a school environment would be an advantage.

Candidates should be confident working independently and as part of a team as the school nurses play a vital role in the healthcare of all members of the school community.

Driver

Temporary to permanent

Driver required for term time minibus services, early morning and afternoon runs.

Applicants must have good communication skills, a clean driving licence (with D1) and ideally previous experience.

Benefits include all school holidays and uniform.

Completed applications should be sent by email with a covering letter to the Bursar, care of: [email protected]

Grounds Staff

Full time, permanent role from Easter 2017.
Competitive salary dependent on skills, experience and qualifications.
Contributory pension scheme, uniform provided.


Closing date Friday 7 April 2017.

We are looking for a motivated and reliable grounds person to join a small grounds team who are responsible for the preparation and maintenance of the school’s 40 acre site which includes numerous sports pitches and playing fields. The position requires a full clean driving licence. A PA 1, 2 and 6 spraying certificate would be desirable. Benefits include 4 weeks paid holiday, an Employee Assistance Programme, lunch during term time and uniform.

Completed applications should be sent by email with a covering letter to the Bursar, care of: [email protected].
Or by post to: The Bursar’s Office, Caldicott, Farnham Royal, Bucks SL2 3SL

Chef

Term time, 40 hours per week, split shifts and alternate weekends.
Competitive salary, contributory pension scheme, uniform provided.

Closing date: Monday 10th April 2017.

We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified and experienced Chef to join our catering team.  You will be a chef who is passionate about food, confident in cooking with fresh ingredients and who takes pride in food presentation. 

We are looking for a flexible, reliable and self-motivated team player who is able to work in a pressurised environment. You will have a “can-do” attitude and good communication skills which are key to being part of a team of 6 who run our kitchen safely, smoothly and hygienically.  You will have an excellent working knowledge of Health and Safety requirements and standards and you will hold City and Guilds 706-1/2 or NVQ level 1 or 2 in food preparation and cooking, or equivalent.

This is a full time hours role during term time, split shift and alternate weekend working.  Benefits include an Employee Assistance Programme, lunch during term time and uniform.  The successful applicant will be asked to join us for a week’s trial in the first instance.

Completed applications should be sent by email with a covering letter to the Bursar, care of: [email protected].
Or by post to: The Bursar’s Office, Caldicott, Farnham Royal, Bucks SL2 3SL