Employment Opportunities

Please see below for current vacancies and an application form. If you have problems downloading any of the forms, please contact HR on 01634 888588. King's Rochester is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Thank you for your interest in working at King's Rochester.

 

Teaching & Classroom Vacancies

 

Teacher of Biology

Required to start from September 2021, we are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and enthusiastic graduate to teach Biology from Key Stage 3 to A Level. All pupils study three sciences to IGCSE Level (Edexcel), taking either Dual or Triple award in the Upper Fifth.  Please see the job description below for full details of this role and method of application.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday, 21st April 2021, with interviews being held on Wednesday, 28th April 2021.

Job Description - Teacher of BiologyApplication Form - Academic | pdfApplication Form - Academic | WordEqual Opportunities Monitoring Form

 

Class Teacher - Year 2 (Pre-Preparatory School) - maternity cover

We are seeking to appoint a part-time (2 days per week) Class Teacher (maternity cover) from Sept 2021. Qualified teacher status and experience would be welcome but NQTs may also be considered. The school’s classrooms are purpose-built with excellent indoor and outdoor facilities. A teaching assistant supports the work of each class. Small class sizes of 18-20 are the norm. There are weekly planning meetings and staff meetings, and plenty of support is given by colleagues in the Common Room.

Closing date for applications: Midday on Friday, 23rd April 2021 (interviews to be held on Thursday, 6th May 2021).

Job Description - Year 2 Class Teacher (Part-Time, Maternity Cover)Application Form - Academic | pdfApplication Form - Academic | WordEqual Opportunities Monitoring Form

 

Teacher of Music Theory

We are seeking to appoint an inspiring and enthusiastic Teacher of Music Theory to deliver theory lessons to small groups of pupils from beginner up to Grade 6 standard.  The music department at King’s is a friendly, busy environment in which pupils thrive.  Please see the job description below for full details of this role and method of application. 

Closing date for applications is Friday, 16th April 2021, with interviews being held during week commencing 26th April 2021.

Job Description - Teacher of Music TheoryApplication Form - Academic | pdfApplication Form - Academic | WordEqual Opportunities Monitoring Form

 

Graduate Sports Assistant (one-year fixed term contract)

We are looking to appoint a Graduate Sports Assistant for a one-year, fixed term contract. The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of coaching sports across all three parts of the school.  This role presents an exciting opportunity for a recent sports graduate wishing to gain valuable experience working in the Sports Department and Girls’ Boarding House at King’s Rochester.  Accommodation will be provided for the length of the contract and meals will be provided during term time.  Please see the job description below for further details and method of application.

Applications are invited immediately with a deadline of 4.30 pm on Monday, 12th April 2021, with interviews being held on Monday, 26th April 2021.

Job Description - Graduate Sports AssistantApplication Form - Support | pdfApplication Form - Support | WordEqual Opportunities Monitoring Form

 

Graduate Drama Assistant (one-year fixed term contract)

This position would suit a recent drama graduate who is seeking experience and has the desire to develop skills working with children aged 3-18 (the work with those aged 3-8 will be minimal). Previous experience is not necessary, but the desire to help others and the willingness to get involved in our community is.  Accommodation will be provided for the length of the contract and meals will be provided during term time.  Please see the job description below for further details and method of application.

Closing date for applications: 4.30 pm on Thursday, 22nd April 2021, with interviews being held on Monday, 7th May 2021.

Job Description - Graduate Drama AssistantApplication Form - Support | pdfApplication Form - Support | WordEqual Opportunities Monitoring Form

 

Support Staff Vacancies

 

Whole School Domestics (Evenings)

Required to start as soon as possible, we are looking for enthusiastic individuals to actively assist in the daily cleaning of the School.  The normal hours of work are 4.45 pm to 7.45 pm (Monday to Friday with occasional Saturday working).  Please see the job description below for full details of this role and method of application.

Job Description - Whole School Domestic (Evenings)Application Form - Support | pdfApplication Form - Support | WordKing's Rochester Equal Opportunities Form