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Assistant Chef

 

Wychwood, a unique and friendly day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18 in the heart of Oxford, is seeking an experienced Assistant Chef to help provide an excellent catering service for the school during term time and for external organisations using our facilities during the holidays.

As an experienced chef you must have an imaginative and innovative approach to food together with a clear understanding of food hygiene and the nutritional requirements for teenagers and adults and be able to cater for a wide variety of meals and occasions.  As we are a boarding school, the successful applicant is required to work 5 days a week (Monday – Friday) during term time.  Additional hours are available during school holidays to cover external lets for which overtime will be paid.

For further details and an application pack please visit our website: www.wychwoodschool.org or email the Office Manager, Miss Gemma Graham : Gemma.graham@wychwoodschool.org

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection and safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, a Barred List check (formerly List 99) and an enhanced DBS check. All Wychwood employees are expected to abide by the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.

Weekend Cook

 

Wychwood, a unique and friendly day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18 in the heart of Oxford, is seeking an experienced weekend cook to help provide an excellent catering service for the school during term time and for external organisations using our facilities during the holidays.

As an experienced cook you must have an imaginative and innovative approach to food together with a clear understanding of food hygiene and the nutritional requirements for teenagers and adults and be able to cater for a wide variety of meals and occasions.  As we are a boarding school, the successful applicant is required to Saturday 11:00 – 19:00 and Sunday 11:00 – 15:00.  Additional hours are available during school holidays to cover external lets for which overtime will be paid.

For further details and an application pack please visit our website: www.wychwoodschool.org or email the Office Manager, Miss Gemma Graham : Gemma.graham@wychwoodschool.org

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection and safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, a Barred List check (formerly List 99) and an enhanced DBS check. All Wychwood employees are expected to abide by the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.

Head’s Personal Assistant

 

Wychwood is an independent school for girls aged 11-18. There are 120 pupils of whom around a third are boarders. There are around 50 staff, the majority of whom are teachers: there is a small office support team. The heads personal assistant should be extremely well organised personally, have an excellent knowledge of English language and grammar, be highly computer literate, especially in MS Word and Excel.

The successful candidate must have strong communication, interpersonal and organisational skills, excellent customer focus, and be highly computer literate (Microsoft Office & Outlook). You must be able to work independently and have a pleasant yet authoritative manner. Knowledge of HR administration would be an advantage.

This is an all year, full time position working Monday – Friday. In return the school offers a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and a supportive and friendly working environment.

For further details and an application pack please visit our website: www.wychwoodschool.org or email Mrs Jane Evans j.evans@wychwoodschool.org

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection and safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, a Barred List check (formerly List 99) and an enhanced DBS check. All Wychwood employees are expected to abide by the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.

Maternity Cover for Teacher of Mathematics

Required for January 2023

 

Wychwood School, is a unique and friendly GSA day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18, with excellent academic grades and outstanding pastoral care. Situated in the heart of Oxford, the school offers an exceptional education for pupils of all abilities through its small class sizes which allow for extensive individual attention without intense pressure.

We are now seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and well qualified teacher of mathematics for maternity cover who can provide outstanding quality and exemplary support to our pupils. Mathematics is an essential and core subject within Wychwood which all girls study to 16+ and at Key Stage 4 we take the IGCSE. At A Level we teach both mathematics and further mathematics. Contributions to extra-curricular activities are expected from all members of staff and most assume a pastoral role within the school in addition to their teaching duties.

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service clearance at enhanced level.

The School offers a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and a supportive and friendly working environment.

For further details and an application form please visit our website www.wychwoodschool.org or email the Office Manager, Miss Gemma Graham on gemma.graham@wychwoodschool.org

Part-time psychology teacher (0.8)

with potential for full-time with additional duties

For January 2023

 

Wychwood is a small, academically strong and pastorally outstanding GSA day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18. Situated in the heart of Oxford, the school offers an exceptional education for pupils of all abilities through its small class sizes which allow for extensive individual attention without intense pressure.

We are now seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and well qualified teacher of psychology who can provide excellent quality and exemplary support to our pupils. Wychwood offers psychology at GCSE and A level and as the only psychology teacher, the successful applicant will have an unusual degree of autonomy in the planning and delivery of lessons throughout the school. Due to our size, contributions to extra-curricular activities are expected from all members of staff and most assume a pastoral role in addition to their teaching duties. There is the opportunity to make this a full-time position for a candidate who is prepared to take on extra responsibilities for which they are qualified.

Candidates who are subject to a term’s notice are invited to contact the school as soon as possible and certainly before the closing date as interviews could be accelerated where necessary.

The School offers a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and a supportive and friendly working environment.

For further details and an application form please visit our website www.wychwoodschool.org or email the Office Manager Miss Gemma Graham: gemma.graham@wychwoodschool.org

Closing date: Friday 25 November 2022. Interviews will be the following week unless we receive an outstanding application we wish to action before the closing date.

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service clearance at enhanced level.

Part-Time School Nurse

 

Wychwood School, a unique and friendly day and boarding school for girls aged 11-18, requires a part-time school nurse.  This is for two hours a week preferably in the early mornings so that the boarders have the opportunity to consult a medical professional in confidence.  The post would suit an already part-time or recently retired practitioner.

For further details and an application pack please visit our website:www.wychwoodschool.org  or email the Office Manager, Miss Gemma Graham:  gemma.graham@wychwoodschoool.org

Wychwood School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check.