Employment Opportunities

Join our team

We employ around 220 staff all with unique skills and abilities. Working here will give you the opportunity to work in a dynamic, stimulating and friendly environment.

In reward for your commitment to King’s, you will receive the following:

  • Competitive salary
  • Technology appropriate to your job
  • Free staff lunch on the days you work during term time
  • Health and wellbeing and employee assistance programmes
  • Teachers’ Pension Scheme or Scottish Widows Group Personal Pension Plan
  • The support of skilled and enthusiastic management and colleagues
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free gym access
  • Free swimming pool access

The King’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are required to undertake screening relevant to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are “spent” unless they are “protected” under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children

In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the King’s School uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement

Our Child Protection, Safeguarding, and Safer Recruitment policies can be found here

Teacher of Modern Languages

We require a well-qualified, talented and energetic teacher of Modern Languages for September 2022 to teach to GCSE and A level in this very successful department. The person appointed will be able to teach French to A level and be able to teach Spanish to GCSE or A level. 

NQTs, recent graduates or experienced teachers are equally welcome to apply. 

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

  • enthusiasm and excellent subject knowledge
  • the ability to stimulate students’ curiosity, interest and enjoyment
  • a willingness to work as part of a team, promoting the work of the department and contributing to its smooth running and development
  • a commitment to ongoing CPD and reflective practice
  • a strong commitment to the extra-curricular work of the department e.g. trips.
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Midday Supervisor – Permanent

We are currently in need of a midday supervisors to supervise our Willow Lodge and Junior School pupils during the lunch time break. You will have Experience of working with 4-7 or 7 to 11 year olds, be a team player and have the ability to facilitate safe and creative play.

7.5 hours per week          Monday to Friday – Term time only.      £9.39 per hour

For more information regarding this vacancy, please see the job description.

Job Description Application Form

Owls Playworker – Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our breakfast and evening club at The King’s School, Chester. This is an ideal role for a person who is seeking part time work within childcare.

Key tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Provision of childcare at the club.
  • Planning and providing safe and creative activities for the club.
  • Carrying out day to day administration (excluding collection of fees).
  • Administering first aid as appropriate.

Hours of work

15 hours per week – 2.30-5.30pm and 3-6pm Monday to Friday term time only. £9.45 per hour

Job Description Application Form

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